Legendary director Martin Scorsese is planning to remake Hong Kong movie INTERNAL AFFAIRS, with Brad Pitt in the lead role.

The Gangs of New York film-maker is in talks to bring the double-crossing crime thriller, one of the most successful Asian movies of recent years, to the screen, with Pitt also slated to produce.

Scorsese, 61, is currently in post-production on The Aviator, a biopic of media mogul HOWARD HUGHES starring LEONARDO DiCAPRIO, reports website EMPIRE ONLINE.

16/02/2004 13:48