Clooney to bring Monster of Florence to the big screen

The actor will play Douglas Preston, the author of the best-selling non-fiction book of the same name, who moved to Italy and set out to solve the famous case, which centred on a number of couples brutally killed in and around Florence between 1968 and 1985.

Oscar-winning The Usual Suspects screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie has been hired to write the script, along with Valkyrie writer Nathan Alexander, according to