Colin Farrell and Marion Cotillard joins Cronenberg’s Cosmopolis

Colin Farrell and Marion Cotillard have been cast in director David Cronenberg’s Cosmopolis.

The film, based on the novel by Don DeLillo, will see Farrell play a wealthy man on a 24-hour Manhattan adventure who is stalked by two men. Cotillard is to portray Farrell’s wife in the picture.

The project will be shopped to distributors at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.

Shooting is scheduled to begin next year in New York.