Adams joining Cooper in con film?

Amy Adams has joined the cast of David O Russell's upcoming con artist film.

The untitled movie, which was formerly known as American Bulls***, is based on the true story of a financial conman and his lover who were made to work with an FBI agent to turn the tables on other fraudsters and mobsters.

Variety reports that Bradley Cooper is set to take on the male lead in the film, with Amy playing his mistress. Jeremy Renner is also expected to join the cast.

Meanwhile, Amy recently finished filming upcoming Superman flick Man Of Steel, in which she plays Lois Lane.