Russell Crowe Signs For “Broken City”

Russell Crowe has signed onto star in Allen Hughes’ $60 million dramatic thriller “Broken City” at Emmett/Furla Films says Deadline.

Mark Wahlberg plays an ex-cop who is hired by the mayor (Crowe) to find out if his wife is cheating on him, in the process uncovering’s the mayor’s scandalous city dealings.

Brian Tucker penned the script while Stephen Levinson, Randall Emmett, George Furla, and Allen Hughes will produce. Shooting kicks off in November.