Oscar-winner Anna Paquin became the new member of the global project of Martin Scorsese’s “the Irishman”. She will play together with Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and al Pacino, Bobby cannavale and Harvey Keitel. Paquin will be on-screen daughter of De Niro.
“The Irishman” will be based on the novel “I heard you paint houses” by Charles Brandt. The title of the book the author took the American mafia. In their language, such expression means that the person coloring the house, is the killer. The protagonist of the piece – killer named Frank Siren and the nickname “Irish.” The man credited more than twenty high-profile crimes, including the murder of Jimmy Hoffa. The basis of the novel were taken biography real gangster.
An adaptation of the book will deal with the winner of the award “Oscar” Stephen Zaillian (“Schindler’s List”, “Awakening”, “American Gangster”, “gangs of new York”). It is expected that the film will be ready by 2018.