Sam Rockwell Set For “Cogan’s Trade”

Sam Rockwell has officially joined the cast of the comedy-toned crime caper “Cogan’s Trade” at Inferno says Deadline.

“The Assassination of Jesse James” star Brad Pitt and writer/director Andrew Dominik are re-teaming for this adaptation of the George V. Higgins’ novel in which Pit plays a professional enforcer investigating a heist which takes place during a mob-run high stakes poker game.

Other names rumoured to be linked to the project are Josh Brolin, Bill Murray, Casey Affleck, Zoe Saldana and Mark Ruffalo but none are yet confirmed. Pitt, Dede Gardner, Steve Schwartz and Paula Mae Schwartz will produce.