“Hustle” is an upcoming American heist comedy film directed by Chris Addison and starring Anne Hathaway, Rebel Wilson, and Alex Sharp.
The story follows two con artists, Josephine (played by Anne Hathaway) and Penny (played by Rebel Wilson), who team up to scam a wealthy tech billionaire (played by Alex Sharp) out of his fortune. Along the way, the two women must navigate the dangerous world of high-stakes con artistry and confront their own personal demons.
“Hustle” is a gender-swapped remake of the 1988 comedy “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” which starred Steve Martin and Michael Caine. The film is directed by Chris Addison, who is known for his work on the British comedy series “The Thick of It” and “Veep,” and is written by Jac Schaeffer, whose previous credits include “WandaVision” and “Black Widow.”
“Hustle” is set to be released in 2022 and is expected to offer a mix of humor, suspense, and clever twists and turns. The film stars an impressive ensemble cast, including Hathaway and Wilson, who previously starred together in the hit comedy “The Devil Wears Prada.”
Duration: 117 min.