Can the “decade of the Hispanic”, which has been predicted since the 80’s finally be here? This year the casting, greenlit projects an topic of of discussions has turned to Latinos. Each day there is more and more castings and here we offer you a glimpse.
Oscar Torre, best known for his role in The Hangover Part III, has booked the leading role, as ‘Miguel’ in the newest project from director Greg Morgan: The Boatman. Directed and co-written by Greg Morgan, The Boatman tells the story of Miguel, a loner and a coyote who is haunted by the dead and the dying. When the lone survivor of a terrible accident recognizes him, Miguel’s world and way of life will shift in unexpected ways. From Buffalo 8 Productions, The Boatman will be produced by Jeanne Flynn-Morgan and Greg Morgan, with Robin DeMartino serving as casting director. Torre is managed by Eileen O’Farrell.
Danielle Camastra has been having great success the last few years in the commercial and commercial print modeling world. Her very high profile L’Oreal campaig and her international Burger King campaign for Rio 2. But she is most excited to be working in Karyn Kusamo’s (Girlfight) next film The Invitation and in Brian Jun’s (Sundance Emerging Filmmaker Award Winner) next film. She leaves for St. Louis to begin shooting this month. Camastra is managed by The Arlook Group and Don Buchwald & Asso.
Sophia Santi recently workd with Michael Mann on the new high tech project on computer hacking, Cyber which is set to release in January 15, 2015. She is also currently filming Jeff Prugh’s film about a clairvoyance Portend.