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Sandra Bullock Tapped for Political Drama 'Our Brand Is Crisis'

August 22, 2014 (6:58 am) GMT
The 'Gravity' actress is set to play a lead role in the movie about the American political campaign marketing tactics in South America.

is cast to headline "" for Warner Bros, Variety learns. The actress will also serve as executive producer, re-teaming with her "" co-star . David Gordon Green ("George Washington", "") will direct the pic, and Peter Straughan writes the script.

The feature film is based on a 2005 documentary of the same name. It revolves around American political campaign marketing tactics in the 2002 Bolivian presidential election. With flabbergasting access to think sessions, media training and the making of smear campaigns, it will see how the marketing strategies shape the relationship between a leader and his people.

Bullock is also attached to play a lead role in an which centers on the inventor of Tupperware. Actor Tate Taylor is confirmed to serve behind the lens.

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