Jul 01 (TheWrap.com) - Johnny Depp‘s Whitey Bulger biopic may not have a title yet, but it has a release date. Warner Bros. Pictures Domestic Distribution will release the film to theaters on Friday, September 18, 2015.
The film, which is currently known as Black Mass, is the story of the notorious Boston gangster, played by Depp. It is his fourth film with director Scott Cooper, who also helmed Donnie Brasco, The Ninth Gate, and Public Enemies.
Depp is flanked in the film by Benedict Cumberbatch as his brother Massachusetts Senator Billy Bulger, Joel Edgerton as Whitey's associate FBI Agent John Connolly, Jesse Plemons as his right-hand Kevin Weeks, Sienna Miller as girlfriend Catherine Greig, and Scott Cooper as FBI Agent Scott Garriola, one of the men who took Bulger down.
The drama, produced by Brett Granstaff, John Lesher, Patrick McCormick, and Tyler Thompson, also stars Adam Scott, Dakota Johnson, Corey Stoll, Juno Temple, Jeremy Strong, Julianne Nicholson and W. Earl Brown. Cross Creek Pictures, Grisbi Productions, Infinitum Nihil, and Ridgerock Entertainment Group produced the Warner Bros. release.