THR has announced a few days ago that Anthony Mackie (known for Captain America: The Winter Soldier) joined Sandra in her upcoming project Our Brand Is Crisis. Also, La Razon, a bolivian magazine, announced that Reynaldo Pacheco, a bolivian actor, would also join the cast. According to the magazine, he will play Eddie Camacho, a character which will be representing the Bolivian people.
Anthony Mackie, who soared as Sam “The Falcon” Wilson in one of this year’s biggest films, has closed a deal to join Our Brand is Crisis, the political dramedy starring Sandra Bullock.
David Gordon Green is directing the Warner Bros. film, which is based on the 2005 doc Our Brand Is Crisis. The story focuses on the use of U.S. political campaign strategies in South America. Halt and Catch Fire’s Scoot McNairy recently joined the cast.
Peter Straughan wrote the script, and George Clooney and Grant Heslov are producing through their Smokehouse Pictures banner. Bullock will executive produce, and Courtenay Valenti and Racheline Benveniste are overseeing for the studio. Production is slated for the fall. – THR