Michael Pena joins director David O. Russell's untitled project
Michael Peña has become the latest to join the all-star cast of the Untitled David O. Russell Project, which was formerly called American Bullshit.

The drama is based on the true story of a con man who helped an FBI agent uncover a massive abscam conspiracy that spanned across the Eastern Seaboard. No details were given for Michael Peña's character, but he joins a cast that also includes Jeremy Renner, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Louis C.K., and Jennifer Lawrence.

David O. Russell is directing from a screenplay he is currently rewriting with original writer Eric Singer. It isn't known when production will begin.

Michael Peña last starred in the critically-acclaimed End of Watch and Gangster Squad. He also provides a voice for the upcoming DreamWorks Animation comedy Turbo.