You know who hasn’t slowed down their casting couch process?
This A list mostly action director who is going to be filming a new movie which lends itself to topless auditions has already begun in earnest.
Seriously, he has no shortage of women willing to have sex with him or do other sexual favors to land a role in the movie and he can just say it is part of the script.
Jared Leto to Play Hugh Hefner in Biopic
Jared Leto, has come on board to star as Hugh Hefner in an untitled biopic about the late Playboy founder. Brett Ratner is attached to direct the film.
Hefner died on Sept. 27 at the age of 91. Ratner had announced in April that he was re-launching development of the project through his RatPac Entertainment, which optioned Hefner’s life rights, as a co-production between Ratpac and Playboy/Alta Loma Entertainment. At that point, it was also announced that Ratner would producing with John Cheng and that Hefner would be an executive producer with Dick Rosenzweig and Peter Jaysen.
Hefner had given his blessing to the project at that point: “In recent years there has been plenty of interest and much conversation about doing a feature film based on my life. I have always believed that when the timing was truly right, the perfect creative partners would come together for this project. I believe we’ve found those partners in Brett Ratner and RatPac Entertainment. I’m very much looking forward to this collaboration.” – Source