Johnny Depp Tapped in Heroin Tale Project



Johnny Depp is attached to star in "Shantaram," a fact-based tale about the adventures of a heroin addict on the run

Johnny Depp got caught on heroin tale project as he's been attached to star in the upcoming action drama "Shantaram." Besides starring in, the Hollywood famous actor would also serve as a producer.

The Warner Bros. project is based on the novel by Gregory David Roberts and will be adapted by Oscar-winning writer Eric Roth.

Loosely based on Roberts' life, the film is set in the 1980s, following an Australian heroin addict convicted of robbery Lindsay who escapes to India, where he reinvents himself as a doctor. When he gets involved in smuggling and gunrunning, his adventurous life leads him to Afghanistan and battles with Russians.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Khloe Kardashian Sizzling in Completely Sheer Bodysuit. Tempting Tristan Thompson?
  2. Braless Gigi Hadid Risks Wardrobe Malfunction in Pajama-Like Jumpsuit
  3. Sara Sampaio Strips Down to Sheer Lingerie in Sultry New Slefie
  4. Will Ferrell's 'The House' Co-Star Speaks Up About Mariah Carey's Diva Behaviors on Set
  5. Is Drake Expecting a Son?
  6. Brad Pitt Wishes to Reconcile With Angelina Jolie Despite Messy Split
  7. Going Too Far? Halsey Shades Britney Spears, Demi Lovato and Katy Perry
  8. Fighting Over Karrueche? Chris Brown's Crew Allegedly Confronts Migos at BET Awards After-Party
  9. 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Features Surprise Return of 'Iron Man' Character
  10. Tupac Biopic 'All Eyez on Me' Creators Slapped With Copyright Infringement Lawsuit

CELEBS PHOTO