Gallo Joins Coppola’s Tetro

Vincent Gallo (“Buffalo 66,” “The Brown Bunny”) will join Oscar winner Javier Bardem and Maribel Verdu in Francis Ford Coppola’s “Tetro” reports the trades.

The Buenos Aires-set tale follows a family “marred by tragedy and betrayal”, is based on some nonfiction experiences of his, and has a $15 million capped budget.

Shooting is scheduled to begin March 31st for an anticipated release in 2009.