American Hustle is a 2013 American drama directed by David O. Russell, written by Eric Warren Singer and Russell, and starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, and Louis C.K. It is based on the FBI Abscam operation.
American Hustle is scheduled for wide release December 25, 2013.
A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive British partner Sydney Prosser is forced to work for a wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso. DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.
- Christian Bale as Irving Rosenfeld
- Bradley Cooper as Richie DiMaso
- Amy Adams as Sydney Prosser
- Jeremy Renner as Carmine Polito
- Jennifer Lawrence as Rosalyn Rosenfeld
- Robert De Niro as Victor Tellegio
- Louis C.K. as Stoddard Thorsen
- Michael Peña as Paco Hernandez
- Jack Huston as Pete Musane
- Elisabeth Röhm as Dolly Polito
- Erica McDermott as Addie Abrams
- Melissa McMeekin as Sabrina
- Colleen Camp as Brenda