Matthew McConaughey joins `The Wolf Of Wall Street`

Updated: Aug 04, 2012, 10:12 AM IST

London: Actor Matthew McConaughey has joined the cast of ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill.

The film is based on former broker Jordan Belfort`s best-selling memoir and will see McConaughey play Mark Hanna, the early boss and mentor of DiCaprio`s lead character, reports a website.

The story, which has been adapted for the big screen by Terence Winter, chronicles the dramatic rise and fall of the Wall Street trader and depicts his hard-partying lifestyle and his personal life.

Riza Azis and Joey McFarland of Red Grannite are producing the movie.