Benjamin Bratt has just been cast in the satirical comedy Special Correspondent and in Shot Caller.
In Special Correspondent Benjamin Bratt will play a TV anchor opposite Eric Bana, a New York based radio journalist whose arrogance and decadent lifestyle has hindered his career. With his job on the line, he fakes frontline war reports from the comfort of his hideout above a Spanish restaurant in the heart of Manhattan.
In Shot Caller Benjamin Bratt will star as Sanchez, a member of the L.A. County Sheriff’s Gang unit who is determined to make a career bust. He tracks a newly released prison gangster forced by gang leaders to orchestrate a major crime with a rival gang on Southern California streets. Shot Caller started shooting this week in New Mexico.
Both Special Correspondent and Shot Caller are due in 2016.
Benjamin Bratt Joins Bold Films’ ‘Shot Caller’ & Netflix’s ‘Special Correspondent’
Benjamin Bratt is back as Javier Delgado on tonight’s episode of Modern Family, Patriot Games, airing on ABC at 9/8 c.
Alex’s worst nightmare is realized when she gets news that she has to share the Valedictorian title with her number one competitor, Sunjay! Both sets of parents get equally caught up in the rivalry and convince Principal Brown to let them break the tie via a gym grade they both have not completed – a one mile run. Elsewhere, Gloria is studying for her upcoming U.S. citizenship test and a visit from Javier throws her off her game, and Mitch and Cam blindly agree to join a protest against a local restaurant that they are actually secretly excited about.
The Infiltrator – due out next year and featuring Benjamin Bratt as Roberto Alcanio – started filming around Tampa, FL.
Stars have been spotted in filming locations and enjoying the area: