It was earlier reported that actor Christian Bale has taken the lead in Scott Cooper’s (Crazy Heart) Out of the Furnace. Now, a new name has risen to the top of the list as his co-star.
And that actor is Casey Affleck. Casey is said to be vying for the role of Bale’s brother. The film centers on a guy who has just gotten out of prison and wants to get his life back and marry. But things get twisted when his brother is murdered and he begins a journey of revenge.
The film originally had Leonardo DiCaprio and Deadline.attached before Cooper came on board. DiCaprio and Scott are still producing the film through their production companies Appian and Scott Free. For more on this news, go check out