Leo in talks for suspense thriller Prisoners

Leonardo DiCaprio is in talks to play the lead role the suspense thriller  Prisoners.


Scripted by Aaron Guzikowski, the story follows a desperate father who turns vigilante and abducts the man he suspects is behind the disappearance of his eight year old daughter and her best friend.


Antoine Fuqua was attached to direct but has since dropped out. 


DiCaprio’s Shutter Island hits Irish cinemas March 12th 2010.