Oscar Isaac to play <em>Pablo Escobar</em> in upcoming biopicOscar Isaac is set to play Pablo Escobar in a biopic about the infamous Columbian drug cartel kingpin.

Brad Furman (The Lincoln Lawyer) is directing from a screenplay by Matthew Aldrich, which spent time on the Black List.

Relativity Media is behind this drama, which begins filming in September, on location in Columbia.