The project reunites the director with The Fighter stars Christian Bale and Amy Adams, and Silver Linings Playbook stars Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper. Jeremy Renner and Louis C.K. also star.
The plot is based on the true story of a con man who helped an FBI agent uncover a massive abscam conspiracy that spanned all across the Eastern Seaboard. Megan Ellison is producing and financing through her Annapurna Pictures company, along with Charles Roven and his Atlas Entertainment banner.
American Hustle was released December 20th, 2013 and stars Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lawrence, Louis C.K., Jack Huston, Michael Peña. The film is directed by David O. Russell.