Richard Jenkins Joins Brad Pitt Movie Cogan's Trade

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Richard Jenkins has signed on to star alongside Brad Pitt in the new film Cogan's Trade from director Andrew Dominik, reports Variety. Dominik previously worked with Pitt in The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford in 2007.

Pitt and Jenkins have worked together before in the Coen Brother's film Burn After Reading.

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Cogan's Trade follows a hit man's point person, Jackie Cogan (Pitt), who becomes involved in an investigation of a heist against a mob during a poker game.

Jenkin's is said to play the part of a lawyer.

The film also stars James Gandolfini, Bella Heathcote, and Sam Rockwell.

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Richard Jenkins is a stage, film, and television actor. He attended Illinois Wesleyan University, and earned a degree in drama.

Jenkins had lead roles in The Visitor and The Cabin in the Woods, in addition to playing Nathaniel Fisher on the show Six Feet Under. You might have also seen in him There's Something About Mary, Step Brothers, Dear John, Eat Pray Love, and The Rum Diary.

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