Finally, here’s your first look at Leonardo DiCaprio, in his role in J. Edgar Hoover, in Clint Eastwood‘s upcoming J. Edgar. The film is scheduled to be shoot by this week in LA, based on a script by Dustin Lance Black, and a few photos were shot of the lead actor. There’s another shot after the break, as well as a couple of comments from Armie Hammer about how making this film will allow him to live out the fantasies of every teen girl from 1997.
J. Edgar's recapping is really fast,They don’t know the exact plot, but a lot can be extrapolated from the characters that appear. In addition to Mr. DiCaprio as the first and defining director of the FBI, They've got Naomi Watts as as Helen Gandy, the longtime secretary to Hoover; Ed Westwick as Agent Smith, a clean-cut operative hired by Hoover to write his biography; Josh Lucas is famed aviator Charles Lindbergh; Damon Herriman is Bruno Hauptmann, accused of kidnapping Lindbergh’s 20-month baby in 1932. whose trial was a big point in Hoover’s early career and, presumably in the film as well; and Ken Howard is U.S. attorney General Harlan F. Stone.