Casting Net: Louis C.K. aiming to team up with director David O. Russell
• Louis C.K. is in negotiations for an unspecified role in Silver Linings Playbook director David O. Russell’s upcoming drama that once held the title American Bulls—. Costarring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Jeremy Renner, and Amy Adams, the film is based on the true story of a con artist to who aided the F.B.I. in a massive corruption sting operation. Eric Singer (The International) wrote the screenplay.