Iron Man Director Jon Favreau Added to The Wolf of Wall Street Cast

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The Wolf of Wall Street keeps on adding some of the more relevant names in movies...and Rob its cast. Now Jon Favreau, director of Iron Man and Iron Man 2, is set to join on, playing a securities lawyer.

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The film, directed by Martin Scorsese, tells the true story of former stock trader Jordan Belfort, who spent 22 months in jail for manipulative stock market practices. The film will highlight the tumultuous lifestyle of a "boiler room" trader. Leonardo DiCaprio, who is set to appear in the highly-anticipated Django Unchained later this year, will star as Belfort.

Jonah Hill (whose The Watch outtakes reel was just released today), Jean Dujardin, and Kyle Chandler also star.

Shooting for The Wolf of Wallstreet is expected to begin this fall.

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My name is Jordan Belfort. The year I turned 26, I made 49 million dollars, which really pissed me off because it was three shy of a million a week.

Jordan Belfort

On a daily basis I consume enough drugs to sedate Manhattan, Long Island, and Queens for a month. I take Quaaludes 10-15 times a day for my "back pain", Adderall to stay focused, Xanax to take the edge off, pot to mellow me out, cocaine to wake me back up again, and morphine... Well, because it's awesome.

Jordan Belfort

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