Bale, Cooper, Renner Join O. Russell’s Next

Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner have all joined the cast of David O. Russell’s untitled true story ensemble drama at Annapurna Pictures reports Variety

Previously called “American Bullshit”, Bale will play a financial con man forced to work with an ambitious FBI agent (Cooper) to take down other crims, gangsters and politicians.

Adams will play his mistress, Renner will play the leader of the New Jersey state assembly. Russell and Eric Warren Singer are penning the script.

Charles Roven, Richard Suckle, Megan Ellison and Ted Schipper will produce. A late 2013 release is planned.