Brendan Fraser joins Martin Scorsese's 'Killers of the Flower Moon'

Killers Of The Flower Moon First Look
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What you need to know

  • Brendan Fraser has signed on to star in Martin Scorsese's Killers of the Flower Moon.
  • The actor will reportedly play WS Hamilton, a lawyer.

We all remember Brendan Fraser for his iconic roles in films like The Mummy, Crash, and George of the Jungle. Now, he is making his way back into major films with the upcoming Apple TV+ crime drama.

As reported by Deadline, Fraser has joined Martin Scorsese's upcoming film Killers of the Flower Moon. Fraser will reportedly play WS Hamilton, a lawyer. The award-winning actor will star alongside Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio.

Fraser will appear in Killers alongside Oscar winners Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio, Emmy nominated Jesse Plemons, and more. We hear that he will play lawyer WS Hamilton.

Killers of the Flower Moon is based on the bestselling novel (opens in new tab) of the same name and tells the story of a string of serial murders that occurred in Oklahoma in the 1920s that became known as the Reign of Terror.

This new film is based on the book Killers Of The Flower Moon: The Osage Murders And The Birth Of The FBI, a book about a series of murders of affluent Osage Native Americans in Oklahoma. The film is set in the 1920s and follows the discovery of oil deposits beneath the lands of the aforementioned Native Americans. Deadline notes "the ensuing investigation established the FBI and was a pivotal moment in the evolution of America from its frontier era."

It is currently unknown when "Killers of the Flower Moon" will premiere on Apple TV+. If you want to ensure you enjoy it in the best quality when it does, check out our list of the Best TVs for Apple TV 2021.

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