New film unites De Niro, Pacino, Scorsese

London, Oct 4 (IANS) Actor Robert De Niro will be reuniting with director Martin Scorsese for mob film “I Heard You Paint Houses”, which they plan to begin shooting next year.

Al Pacino is also reportedly on board for the film.

De Niro and Scorsese have earlier worked together on 1973 crime thriller “Mean Streets” and have since collaborated on classics like “Taxi Driver”, “Goodfellas” and “Raging Bull”, reports Digital Spy website.

“We are doing it… We should be doing it sometime next year. We’re slowly, slowly getting it in place,” De Niro confirmed.

Last month, the 72-year-old actor also spoke about the project while appearing on “The Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon, revealing that Al Pacino and Joe Pesci are also on board for the film.

Based on the book by Charles Brandt, the film has been in development since at least 2008.

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