Josh Brolin to star and helm Pitz and Joe

Josh Brolin will direct and star in an adaptation of Pitz and Joe.

Based on a play by Dominique Cieri, the project centres on the relationship between a brain-damaged man and his sister.

According to Variety, Maya Forbes is penning the movie’s script.

Brolin will next be seen in the Coen Brothers’ upcoming True Grit and he is working on the third Men in Black movie, which is currently in production.