Leonardo DiCaprio, Jamie Foxx Reunite for ‘Mean Business’

Warner Bros. acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler book

Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star.

SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie

Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime after police officers in the town begin showing up dead execution style making the two believe someone is out to make war with the local authorities. Deadline Hollywood broke the news.

Zahler will write the script and DiCaprio and his Appian Way partner Jennifer Davisson Killoran will be the producers.

The two actors were just seen together in Quentin Tarantino’s “Django Unchained.” DiCaprio is repped by LBI Entertainment as is Foxx who is also repped by CAA.

More Film

  • Taraji P Henson Sam Rockwell

    Taraji P. Henson-Sam Rockwell Drama 'Best of Enemies' Bought by STX

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

  • Harrison Ford plane incident

    Harrison Ford Eyes 'Call of the Wild' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

  • Matthew Rhys

    Matthew Rhys to Co-Star With Tom Hanks in Mr. Rogers Film 'You Are My Friend' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

  • San Diego Comic Con Preview 2017

    Variety Announces Comic-Con Studio and Kick-Off Party With YouTube

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

  • Israeli Film Industry Furious Over Proposed

    Israeli Film Industry Furious Over Proposed Funding Changes

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

  • Yellow Veil Pictures Launches, Buys German

    Yellow Veil Pictures Launches, Buys German Horror Movie 'Luz' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

  • ‘On the Basis of Sex’ Trailer:

    Felicity Jones Channels Young Ruth Bader Ginsburg in First 'On the Basis of Sex' Trailer

    Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to the Craig Zahler novel “Mean Business on North Ganson Street” and have set Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx to star. SEE ALSO: Leonardo DiCaprio Developing Rasputin Movie Story follows a disgraced detective who transfers to a town in Missouri and teams with another disgraced officer to fight crime […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content