Leonardo DiCaprio will star in Guillermo del Toro's remake of Nightmare Alley!
Director Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water) has begun casting for his next film. Leonardo DiCaprio (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) will star in del Toro's remake of Nightmare Alley, the 1947 film noir based on a novel by William Lindsay Gresham, according to Variety.
Nightmare Alley is the story of Stanton, a carnival barker who, along with his psychiatrist, hatches a scheme to swindle Chicago's elite out of their money by pretending to be able to communicate with the dead. But things don't turn out quite as planned for the duo, and when truths are revealed and backs are stabbed, Stanton will discover he was better off with the curiosities back at the carnival.
The original movie, which was directed by Edmund Goulding, starred Tyrone Power and Joan Blondell. We assume DiCaprio