Development on 77 began almost two decades ago when Ellroy was hired by Paramount Pictures to provide the original screenplay.
77 will be produced by Leto and writer/producer and Law and Order creator Dick Wolf and Tony Ganz of Wolf Films. Along the way, they encounter "relentless corruption and crime", as well as a "dark and violent conspiracy".
This, however, is not Jared's first time directing.
Trump's Israel envoy pick takes flak for rhetoric
The son of an Orthodox rabbi, Friedman has a long record of being a firebrand for Israel, including calling liberal Jews "kapos". The Palestinians seek both territories, captured by Israel in the 1967 Mideast war, for their hoped-for state.
The Suicide Squad star, who is in the upcoming Blade Runner 2049, has previously directed music videos, commercials, and the TIFF Award-winning documentary ARTIFACT. Also starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James and Dave Bautista, the follow-up to Ridley Scott's genre-defining 1982 sci-fi thriller hits theaters October 6.
He is not only a musician and actor but also a director.Yes, we are talking about Jared Leto.
In 1974, Hearst was abducted by a left-wing terrorist group known as the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) and after being isolated and threatened with death, she became supportive of their cause, making propaganda announcements and taking part in illegal activities. Emma Ludbrook is exec producing via Paradox.