Robert DeNiro To Play Bernie Madoff In HBO Movie
Posted on Thu Nov 10, 2011 01:25 PM PDT

deniromadoff200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) Robert DeNiro has signed on to play Ponzi-scheming financier Bernie Madoff in an upcoming HBO flick.

DeNiro’s Tribeca Productions and HBO are developing a TV movie adaptation of the book Truth and Consequences: Inside the Life of the Madoff Family by Diane Henrique.

The actor will executive produce alongside Jane Rosenthal, and novelist John Burnham Schwartz will write the screenplay.