Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way Productions has teamed up with ‘Zindagi Na Milega Dobara’ star Abhay Deol’s Canada-based content material creation firm, Blisspoint Entertainment, and Singapore’s Golden Ratio Films to make ‘Pep’, a biopic of the legendary mid-Twentieth century featherweight boxer Guglielmo Papaleo, higher often known as Willie Pep.
The mission was developed by Blisspoint, an organization created two years in the past by Abhay Deol and Mumbai-based producer Ratan Ginwalla. The third associate within the movie set in 1965, Golden Ratio Films, had beforehand produced the French English-language film, ‘The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir’ (2018), starring Dhanush, the Tamil star.
Pep, on whom Abhay Deol & Leonardo DiCaprio’s movie relies on, in line with Variety.com, had a very lengthy profession spanning 26 years and practically 2,000 rounds of boxing as an expert. The movie charts one in all Pep’s comebacks, as he finds himself riddled with debt whereas supporting a spouse half his age and a drug addict son in a single-family residence.
‘Band of Brothers’ actor James Madio stars within the title position, alongside Keir Gilchrist, who will play the position of Pep’s son, Billy Jr., and Ron Livingston, who essays the character Bob Kaplan, Pep’s enterprise supervisor. No feminine leads have but been confirmed.
Abhay Deol and Leonardo DiCaprio would be the males backing the mission.