Two of Martin Scorsese’s greatest collaborators are working together for the first time–only it’s not the kind of project you’d expect.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro star in a series of commercials dubbed “The Audition” for City of Dreams Manila, a new casino in Manila Bay, Philippines. The duo were reportedly paid a whopping $13 million each for the advertisements, which feature the actors competing for the same role in a fictitious Scorsese movie.
The rumored budget for the casino campaign shoot? $70 million.
Talk about a big-time gamble…
Watch one of the ads below: