Kevin Spacey to Star as Fallen Power Broker Jack Abramoff in Thriller "Casino Jack" 


Kevin Spacey will play the disgraced Washington power broker Jack Abramoff in the thriller, yes thriller, "Casino Jack."

George Hickenlooper ("Dogtown," "Factory Girl") is attached to direct from an original screenplay by Norman Snider ("Dead Ringers").

The film will tell Abramoff's fall from grace as a once high-powered lobbyist brought down by his fraudulent dealings with Indian casinos.

Hayden Christensen is in talks to star as Michael Scanlon, a former communications director who plead guilty to corruption charges in connection with Abramoff.

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