Matthew McConaughey Signs On for “The Wolf of Wall Street”

Posted Thursday August 2, 2012 3:32 PM GMT

He’s already having a banner year with multiple box office successes, and Matthew McConaughey just scored another big film role in “The Wolf of Wall Street.”

The “Magic Mike” hunk nabbed the role of Mark Hanna, and early boss to the character played by none other than Leonardo DiCaprio.

“The Wolf Of Wall Street” chronicles Jordan Belfort’s dramatic rise and fall on Wall Street, along with his hard-partying lifestyle and tumultuous personal life, including drugs and alcohol.

Martin Scorsese will handle the directing duties, while big names like Jonah Hill, Kyle Chandler, Jean Dujardin, Jon Bernthal, Jon Favreau, and Margot Robbie will also star.

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