Paramount Lands Leonardo DiCaprio-Starrer 'Conquest'

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The project will be written by 'Revenant' co-writer Mark L. Smith.

Paramount has acquired Leonardo DiCaprio-starrer Conquest, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

The project will be penned by The Revenant co-writer Mark. L. Smith, and John Davis will produce through his Davis Entertainment.

This is the second film collaboration for DiCaprio and Smith. The pair first teamed for Alejandro G. Inarritu's The Revenant, which received 12 Oscar nominations, including best actor and best picture mentions.

Other projects written by Smith include Vacancy (2007), The Hole (2009) and Martyrs (2015).