Robert Patrick Joins Gangster Squad

robert patrick210Robert Patrick has stepped in to fill the gap left by Bryan Cranston’s departure due to a scheduling conflicts with Argo.

He’ll be taking the role of LAPD officer Max Kennard whose laid back attitude masks a fearsome dedication to the job.

Robert Patrick. As a police officer. We all know how that ends… “Have you seen this boy?”.

Ryan Gosling, Sean Penn, Josh Brolin, Michael Pena, Giovanni Ribisi and Michael Pena are already on board and Emma Stone is looking to take the major female role.

The film is based on articles by Paul Lieberman, will tell the story of a group formed in the 1940s to stop the rising tide of organised crime flooding into LA from the East Coast.

Filming starts in September.