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.