Russell Crowe is set to star in 'Broken City'.
The film will tell the story of a private detective (Wahlberg) who is hired by the Mayor (Crowe) of New York City to investigate if his wife is having an affair.
However, the detective will find himself drawn deeper into a world of crime and corruption.
The film is set to be released in 2014.
Earlier this year, it was reported Crowe was being lined up to play Superman's dad in 'Man of Steel'.
The Hollywood tough guy was said to be in negotiations to portray Jor-El - the superhero's father on Krypton - in the upcoming reboot of the popular comic book franchise.