Sony Circling El Chapo Movie

Hollywood loves it hunting Drug Lord movies with Ridley Scott set to direct The Cartel over at 20th Century Fox with Leonardo DiCaprio rumoured to lead.

Sony is getting in on the act as it circles the rights to the yet to be published non fiction novel Hunting El Chapo: The Thrilling Inside Story of The American Lawman Who Captures The World’s Most-Wanted Drug Lord by Cole Merrell and Douglas Century.

Deadline reports that Michael Bay (13 Hours, Pain and Gain) is keen on directorial duties for Hunting El Chapo with the book due to be published in October.