Mel Gibson Plays A “Sleight Of Hand”

Mel Gibson is in talks to join the heist comedy “Sleight of Hand” for Hannibal Classics and Acteurs, Auteurs, Associes reports Variety.

The story follows a bunch of bungling burglars in Paris who inadvertently steal a rare gold coin belonging to a gangster.

Kiefer Sutherland, Gerard Depardieu, Thomas Jane, Giancarlo Giannini, Jon Lovitz and Johnny Hallyday are also set to star. Shooting kicks off in July.