Director Ruben Fleischer has admitted that Emma Stone is in the race but nothing has been confirmed yet. "From your lips to God's ears! But I don't think anything is official yet," director Ruben Fleischer told Celebuzz at 2011 San Diego Comic-Con.
Gangster Squad is in pre-production stage and Sean Penn, Josh Brolin and Michael Pena have been roped in to act in the film. The movie is about a squad, which is formed by Los Angeles Police Department to combat East Coast Mafia after the gangsters rule the city through shootouts.
Actress Emma Stone, who is eagerly awaiting the release of Ryan Gosling's Crazy, Stupid, Love, seems to be joining him again in his next film. Well, the American actress is being considered for a key role in the forthcoming film Gangster Squad.