More and more rumors are swirling around Martin Scorsese's planned bio of Frank Sinatra (which the director just wants to call 'Sinatra') and we're more than happy to add to them. The latest, as reported by The Playlist, has the director telling The Hindu newspaper (he's in India promoting 'Shutter Island') that a script is ready and that he knows who should play Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin. "I'm yet to spot the actor who can bring back Frank Sinatra alive on screen," Scorsese said. "My choice is Al Pacino, and Robert De Niro as Dean Martin." One of the ideas for the film is to have three or four different actors playing Sinatra, representing various stages in Old Blue Eyes' life (ala the Bob Dylans in 'I'm Not There'; Pacino would be an older incarnation. Other names bandied about to play the singer: Johnny Depp, George Clooney, Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Brad Pitt. Stay tuned
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