Brad Pitt May Star in a Movie About General Stanley McChrystal

It’s looking like Brad Pitt may be producing and starring in an upcoming film about General Stanley McChrystal. The Army’s former commanding general of international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan had a dramatic fall from grace after he criticized the Obama administration in a profile featured in Rolling Stone magazine. The reporter, the late Michael Hastings, also wrote a book about McChrystal’s leadership of U.S. forces called The Operators. His award winning feature story on McChrystal eventually led to the general getting fired. Hastings was killed in a car accident last year; he was just 33 years old. According to online reports, Pitt will play McChrystal in the film that showcase’s the powerful general’s rise and fall …

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