Matt Bomer has been roped in for The Nice Guys along with Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe, it has been revealed.
The action drama has been penned by Iron Man 3's director Shane Black who will also direct the movie alongwith Joel Silver, Deadline.com reported.
The story goes back to 1970s Los Angeles where Gosling plays a detective hired by a gangster played by Crowe. His mission is to find a missing girl where he uncovers a dangerous conspiracy, and that is where Bomer's character comes in.
Silver is producing the movie via Silver Pictures, with Ken Kao of Waypoint Entertainment.