HBO Picks Up Dustin Hoffman Drama


HBO has ordered the Dustin Hoffman–starring, David Milch–written, Michael Mann–directed Luck, set in the world of horse racing, to series. (And with talent like that, how could they not?) Joining Hoffman, who will play a gambler just released from prison, is a who's who of dudes it would be fun to hang around a racetrack with, including Dennis Farina, Richard Kind, Jason Gedrick, and Nick Nolte.