Although the actors both starred in Francis Ford Coppola's 1974 mob saga, "The Godfather Part II," their characters are separated by time and don't appear together on-screen.
They did, however, co-star in Michael Mann’s 1995 crime epic "Heat."
In their new film, the Oscar-winning actors will play veteran detectives on the trail of a serial killer.
"Up Close and Personal" and "Red Corner" director Jon Avnet is set to helm the movie, which is expected to begin shooting this week in Connecticut and New York.
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