Bradley Cooper is a pretty big name in his own right these days, but bringing Cooper together with Robert De Niro and Abbie Cornish on "Limitless" makes for one star-studded affair. Cooper, De Niro, Cornish, director Neil Burger and screenwriter Leslie Dixon recently sat down with a group of journalists in New York to discuss the film and some of their other projects.
I love cars. I ride horses, I sword fight, kung-fu, drive cars, fly a plane, scuba dive, whatever. (Acting) is a great business for that, purely forget the thespian aspect. It’s just fucking wonderfully immature. It’s like, “Ooh, gadgets!
Carl Van Loon, Director, and Screenwriter
Neil Burger: We needed somebody who was powerful just in their own right. So all of us thought, Leslie and Scott Kroopf, who’s the other producer, who better than Robert De Niro to be that guy.
On working with De Niro: When I saw Robert De Niro's face, all his characters flashed before my eyes. Then that cleared and I saw this man who is Robert De Niro. It's surreal and wonderful and amazing.