While he waits to do his next video game adaptation, Mark Wahlberg might hop aboard the gritty neo-noir Broken City. Though that itself sounds like the name of a video game. New drinking game idea: Mark Wahlberg Film or Video Game.
Allen Hughes is attached to direct from the script by Brian Tucker. It’s a hot property in Hollywood after having landed on the black list. If he can work it into his schedule, Wahlberg will play Taggert — a former cop who is disgraced after shooting a teenager. He’s then hired by the mayor of New York to keep tabs on his cheating wife. Why hire Wahlberg’s character for that? Is she cheating with teens? (MTV)