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‘Bigger’ Gets Director Brad Furman

‘Bigger’ Gets Director Brad Furman

Brad Furman has signed on to write and direct the upcoming biopic titled Bigger.

The film will tell the true story of Ben Weider and Joe Weider, who created the Mr. Olympia competition and co-founded the International Federation of BodyBuilding in 1946. It chronicles the rags-to-riches story of the Jewish immigrants, who also mentored on of the most famous bodybuilders of all time Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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‘Runner Runner’ Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake Character Posters

‘Runner Runner’ Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake Character Posters

The Gambler said it first. You need to know when to walk away, and when to run. You also need to know when to play, or you'll be played cause the house always wins in the upcoming crime thriller Runner, Runner. When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur. Check out three international character posters from The Lincoln Lawyer director Brad Furman's September drama, featuring stars Ben Affleck, Justin Timberlake and Gemma Arterton, and heed their advice before investing in any offshore gambling operations.

Runner, Runner was released October 4th, 2013.

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Brad Furman Directing Pablo Escobar Biopic

The Lincoln Lawyer's Brad Furman has signed on to direct an untitled biopic about infamous Columbian drug lord Pablo Escobar for Stone Village Pictures.

This is not the first time Hollywood has been interested in Pablo Escobar. Oliver Stone was trying to put together a biopic on the drug lord recently, and another biopic, Killing Pablo, based on Mark Bowden's book, has also been shelved. No production schedule was given for this new project.

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Darren Aronofsky Teams with Brad Furman for ‘Intricate’ [UPDATE]

UPDATE:Producer Scott Franklin revealed that Darren Aronofsky and Protozoa Pictures will not produce Intricate. Scott Franklin did say he gave notes on the project and introduced Brad Furman to a screenwriter, although he is not attached as producer.

Darren Aronofsky will team with The Lincoln Lawyer director Brad Furman for a new indie project entitled Intricate.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ TV Spot

Mick Haller (Matthew McConaughey) is a Los Angeles criminal defense attorney who operates out of the back of his Lincoln Continental sedan in Brad Furman's upcoming thriller The Lincoln Lawyer. We have an exclusive look at this enthralling tale of a realtor (Ryan Phillippe) accused of rape and murder, whom Haller must prove not guilty against all odds. Check out the latest TV spot in the clip below.

The Lincoln Lawyer was released March 18th, 2011.

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