Pitt, Bale, Gosling Team For “Big Short”

Brad Pitt, Christian Bale and Ryan Gosling are teaming up to star in Adam McKay’s film adaptation of “Moneyball” author Michael Lewis’ non-fiction novel “The Big Short” at Paramount and Plan B.

McKay is writing and directing the adaptation which deals with the housing and credit bubble during the 2000s that led to the financial crisis of 2007-2010. The book follows several key people who played a role in said ‘bubble’ forming.

Pitt will produce with DeDe Gardner, no word on a scheduled production start.

Source: Variety