Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese Team for ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’

This true-life tale chronicles the rise and fall of Jordan Belmont, a young broker who swindled investors out of millions of dollars.

Leonardo DiCaprio and Martinn Scorsese will reunite with The Wolf of Wall Street
Leonardo DiCaprio and Martinn Scorsese will reunite with The Wolf of Wall Street
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio and director Martin Scorsese will be reunited once again with The Wolf of Wall Street.

Leonardo DiCaprio will play Jordan Belfort, who pilfered millions of dollars from investors and was sentenced to 22 months in jail for securities fraud. His chop shop firm, Stratton Oakmont, also served as the inspiration for the 2000 movie Boiler Room.

The project, which is an adaptation of Jordan Belfort's book of the same name, was originally set up at Warner Bros. for Ridley Scott to direct. Now Martin Scorsese is directing the financial drama, which has secured independent financing and could start shooting as early as June.

Martin Scorsese will direct from an adapted script by Boardwalk Empire creator Terence Winter, which follows Belfort's exploits all the way up until he was banned from trading securities for life in 1994.

The Wolf of Wall Street was released December 25th, 2013 and stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, Margot Robbie, Jonah Hill, Cristin Milioti, Jon Bernthal, Ethan Suplee, Jon Favreau. The film is directed by Martin Scorsese.

Sources: Vulture

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  1. The King of Thorns

    @daveactor7, I have the script for Wolf of Wall Street from a friend, and it's pretty good. But it's not Wall Street, buddy. So Stone is in good hands.

    4 years agoby @rexspinasFlag

  2. lawrence mccullah

    @pjwolster or whatever the hell you call yourself what up child molester or do they not give enough for you... you see you no match for me and for a smart man you really a freak who thinks your smartyou see heres how it is im rich and you in school because of mommie and daddy pay ur way... if they didn't help you...you would still be working at burgerking... but don't worry if you need to you can always go back to fliping burgers if you even know how to do that....but you have a wonderful day

    4 years agoby @lawrence-mccullahFlag

  3. Brittany Dawn

    @cupid its okay:), i really wanna know though! lol

    4 years agoby @Brittany-DawnFlag

  4. CUPID

    @Brittany-Dawn No,sorry.

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  5. Brittany Dawn

    anybody know? lol

    4 years agoby @Brittany-DawnFlag

  6. Brittany Dawn

    i cant waittt i lovee Leo!He's legit Beautiful. He'll never be ugly to me:D anyways he's my favorite actor everrr.& Martin Scorsese is a great director! they make a great team. Wait can someone please tell me what year this is coming out? im pretty sure 2011 right?

    4 years agoby @Brittany-DawnFlag

  7. ed_wood

    Sounds good to me they're a great team.

    4 years agoby @ed-woodFlag

  8. lawrence mccullah

    as for my grammer im a deaf man and so if u don't like how i write that is too bad or do u have a problem with deaf people. hummm?

    4 years agoby @lawrence-mccullahFlag

  9. lawrence mccullah

    @daveactor i will not leave it is a free america and@pjwolsker did i hit a nerve there and don't forget i can find other ways back trust me i know other ways like i said before i don't care what u think i can be a good guy i just tell the truth this man made a movie called the last temptation of christ and it told how jesus had many women and had sex with them that is trash and you all go insain find out for yourselfs and supes i could care less what people think this is america land of the free i can say what i want without cussing others like@pjwolsker

    4 years agoby @lawrence-mccullahFlag

  10. Pjwolsker

    yeah that @lawrence-mccullah guy is a f*ck. he shouldnt even be on here. he was pissing me off in that one article awhile back

    4 years agoby @pjwolskerFlag

  11. CUPID

    @daveactor7 LOL,OK OK.But he should tell you sorry Scorsese.

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  12. Dan

    You guys are making an entirely bigger deal then there needs to be over his comment, feeding him attention. Stop.

    4 years agoby @dan1Flag

  13. Daveactor7

    @cupid he has done exactly that lol

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  14. CUPID

    If its true or not man just dont let it get too you all, he can still say wants he wants.I might do some research on that first .An to dose users who like to request other users to be deleted they are bitches.But if someone is saying something bad to other users will thats something else an am ok with then being deleted.But not like this. @daveactor7@bawnian-dexeus

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  15. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @cupid, I'm not saying it should get deleted, I'm simply saying that comments like that tend to get out of hand, as many of you have seen before from other users, and have been requested to movieweb to have them removed. It's just some friendly warning

    4 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  16. Daveactor7

    @cupid I know that but read his comment again and you'll see why me and @Bawn said that

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  17. CUPID

    Its just ones opinion.

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  18. Daveactor7

    @cupid ........................

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  19. CUPID

    @daveactor7@bawnian-dexeus Why should he leave or be deleted,for that.

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  20. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    @joshua, your asking for an account deletion :/

    4 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  21. Daveactor7

    @joshua leave this website

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

  22. CUPID

    @lawrence-mccullah Thanks for infor man did not know that.

    4 years agoby @cupidFlag

  23. Pjwolsker

    @joshua Tec*mseh have you ever heard of grammar?

    4 years agoby @pjwolskerFlag

  24. Cripple

    Hell yeah!!! This will be incredible with them teaming up again for this!!!

    4 years agoby @crippleFlag

  25. Pjwolsker

    (sniff sniff) i smell a couple Oscar noms. i say Oscar noms cause Leo always gets nominated for sh*t but he never wins

    4 years agoby @pjwolskerFlag

  26. lawrence mccullah

    f@ck you scorsese.. u santanic punk this man if from the pits of hell he made a film were jesus had sex with many women and had child blow u sorry mother that your one way to hell

    4 years agoby @lawrence-mccullahFlag

  27. Daveactor7

    Nice :D Oliver Stone watch out sir. Your film might be pwned soon

    4 years agoby @daveactor7Flag

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