Scribe, Russell Gewirtz has been tapped by Cross Creek Pictures to write their FBI-Irish Mob drama, BLACK MASS. Based on the novel, “Black Mass: The Irish Mob,” the script follows the FBI corruption and the savage New England mob scene involving the infamous, James “Whitey” Bulger. Jim Sheridan is attached to direct. Gewirtz’s previous credits include, “Righteous Kill” and “Heist Tower.”
Gewirtz is repped by CAA.