Jonah Hill in `Hail, Caesar!`

PTI| Updated: Jul 10, 2014, 14:26 PM IST

Los Angeles: Actor Jonah Hill is in talks to join George Clooney starrer period comedy `Hail, Caesar!`.

The multistarrer, being made by Coen brothers --Joel and Ethan--, also stars Josh Brolin, Ralph Fiennes and Tilda Swinton.

Scarlett Johansson is in early talks to join the production, said the Hollywood Reporter.

`Caesar` tells the story of Eddie Mannix, a fixer who worked for the Hollywood studios in the 1950s