• Matt Damon & John Krasinski May Team For The King of Oil

    3 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    John Krasinski may direct Matt Damon in the new drama, The King of Oil. Krasinski, who is arguably best known for his role as Jim Halpert on The Office , announced himself as a filmmaker to watch earlier in 2018 with A Quiet Place. The taut and emotional thriller earned widespread praise when it was released this spring and earned $329.8 million at the worldwide box office. Paramount is keen on making a sequel to the smash hit, and Krasinski will definitely be involved. As development begins on a Quiet Place franchise, all eyes have been on what Krasinski will do next. A few months back...
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  • Matt Damon to Star in John Krasinski's The King of Oil

    Matt Damon to Star in John Krasinski's The King of Oil

    3 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Matt Damon to star in John Krasinski's The King of Oil
    Deadline is reporting that Academy Award winner Matt Damon is currently in negotiations to star in The King of Oil , produced by John Krasinski's Sunday Night Productions banner for Universal Pictures. The project would reunite Damon and Krasinski who previously worked together on Manchester By the Sea and Promised Land .
    The King of Oil is based on the autobiography The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of Marc Rich , written by Daniel Ammann. Rich was a fugitive billionaire commodities trader that was pardoned by President Bill Clinton...
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  • Matt Damon & John Krasinski Tap Into Bill Clinton-Pardoned Fugitive Marc Rich Tale ‘The King Of Oil' At Universal

    Matt Damon & John Krasinski Tap Into Bill Clinton-Pardoned Fugitive Marc Rich Tale ‘The King Of Oil' At Universal

    3 monthes ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Matt Damon is in the early stages of attaching to star as the fugitive billionaire commodities trader Marc Rich in The King of Oil. Universal Pictures has optioned the project for Sunday Night Productions, which is John Krasinski 's production banner. Sources said Krasinski, who's coming off the sleeper smash A Quiet Place , might eventually direct the film, but I'm being told right now that is premature.
    The film is based on The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of M...
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