The "Wrestler" actor will play an ex-con who serves as chauffeur for a high-class escort, a role Eva Green is reportedly in talks for.
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"Kids" director Larry Clark will helm the film, which he is also writing.
Filming is slated to begin in July.
Mickey is currently filming "Iron Man 2" and has a number of other projects in the works, including Sylvester Stone's "The Expendables."
He became an awards season darling earlier this year after a long break from Hollywood thanks to his starring performance as Randy "The Ram" Robinson in "The Wrestler," a role that notched him a Golden Globe and an Oscar nomination for Best Actor.
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