[Movies] Guy Pearce Joins Cast of Black Mass Opposite Johnny Depp
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 03.13.2014
He’ll play Whitey Bulger’s little brother…
Variety reports that actor Guy Pearce has joined the cast of the upcoming James "Whitey" Bulger film, Black Mass, starring Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger. Pearce will play Whitey's younger brother, William "Billy" Bulger, who became a powerful politician in Massachusetts in the 1970's to the 1990's.
The film is being written and directed by Scott Cooper. Warner Bros. will be releasing the film, which is set to start filming this summer in Boston.