15 May 2009
Mickey Rourke, previous washed-up actor, now is a hot commodity in Hollywood. He is getting call from all sort of people to star in movies and now he is going to star in Mona Lisa, a remake of the 1980s gangster movie about an ex-con who winds up as a chauffeur for a high-class escort.
According to Variety Eva Green is in advanced negotiations to star opposite him. Larry Clark(Wassup Rockers) is writing and directing the remake, which is being produced by Handmade Films with Handmade Films Intl. handling worldwide sales.
Shooting begins in New York in July.