Brad Pitt will star as Jackie Cogan, who is investigating the robbery of a high-stakes poker game. Vincent Curatola, who starred as mafia leader Johnny Sack in The Sopranos, will play a recently-released convict who seeks revenge on those who put him behind bars.
Andrew Dominik will direct Cogan's Trade from his own screenplay, which is based on the novel of the same name by George V. Higgins.
Cogan's Trade will begin shooting in New Orleans later this month.
Killing Them Softly was released November 30th, 2012 and stars Brad Pitt, Scoot McNairy, Ben Mendelsohn, James Gandolfini, Richard Jenkins, Vincent Curatola, Ray Liotta, Trevor Long. The film is directed by Andrew Dominik.