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Matt Damon In Talks To Star As Marc Rich In 'King of Oil'

Matt Damon In Talks To Star As Marc Rich In 'King of Oil'

Matt Damon might be joining the cast of The King of Oil!

The 47-year-old actor is reportedly in early talks to portray disgraced billionaire Marc Rich in the upcoming flick.

The film is being produced by John Krasinski’s Sunday Night Prods. and is based on the book The King of Oil: The Secret Lives of Marc Rich.

The biopic is set to shed new light the controversial international businessmen, who fled to Europe rather than face a prison sentence.

He was eventually pardoned by President Bill Clinton on his last day in office.

Matt and John have previously worked together Manchester by the Sea and Promised Land.

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