Leonardo DiCaprio and Mel Gibson team for Viking period drama…

Leonardo DiCaprio and Mel Gibson are teaming up for a period drama about Vikings.


Gibson is inline to helm the project with DiCaprio leading the cast. The Departed screenwriter William Monahan and its producer Graham King are also involved in the project:


“This will be an awe-inspiring story, created with some of the industry’s finest cinematic talent, and I am just over the moon to be making this film with Mel, Leo and Bill,” King told Variety.


The film is expected to begin shooting late next year.