Ray Liotta Joins 'Cogan's Trade'

The 'Goodfellas' star will portray Mark "Markie" Trautmann, who sets up a lucrative poker game that gets robbed in Andrew Dominik's drama.
Ray Liotta joins the cast of Cogan's Trade
Ray Liotta joins the cast of Cogan's Trade
Ray Liotta has become the latest to join the high-profile cast of Andrew Dominik's Cogan's Trade. Mark Ruffalo and Javier Bardem were also confirmed as cast members.

Ray Liotta will play Mark "Markie" Trautmann in Cogan's Trade, a gambler who sets up a poker game in a motel room, which is later robbed, despite being run under mob protection. Brad Pitt will play the mafia enforcer who investigates the robbery.

Andrew Dominik is directing Cogan's Trade from a script he adapted from the George V. Higgins novel. Production will start later this month, with filming to take place in New Orleans.

A 2012 release is being planned for Cogan's Trade.

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.



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Comments (5)

  1. Summit10

    cool :) Ray Liotta has a knack for one of the bad guys like Gary Oldman, Mark Strong and Gary Sinise.

    Awesome cast, they even have Javier, Casey and Sam hehehe :)

    3 years agoby @summit10Flag

  2. The Soylent Green Monkey

    One hell of a cast, one hell of a director behind it. Can. Not. Wait.

    3 years agoby @soylentgreen2Flag

  3. Cripple

    He will make a great Trattman!!!!

    3 years agoby @crippleFlag

  4. RojoDiablo

    No doubt!

    3 years agoby @rojodiabloFlag

  5. Dan

    F*ck yeah! This cast keeps getting better and better.

    3 years agoby @dan1Flag