Johnny Depp in New Mortdecai Trailer
Mortdecai is a 1970s series of four comic thriller novels written by Kyril Bonfiglioli. The book series deals with the picaresque adventures of a dissolute aristocratic art dealer named Charlie Mortdecai, accompanied on his adventures by his manservant Jock. The books consisted of Don’t Point that Thing at Me, After You with a Pistol, Something Nasty in the Woodshed and The Great Moustache Mystery.
Mortdecai is set to be an upcoming American action comedy film directed by David Koepp and written by Eric Aronson. It stars Johnny Depp in the title role and also features Aubrey Plaza, Ewan McGregor, Paul Bettany, and Olivia Munn. The film is scheduled to be released by Lionsgate in February 2015.