According to Cinema Blend, the Film Stage, the Playlist, the Chicago Tribune and Bang Style, Wes Bentley has been added to the cast of Chavez. Also according to all these sources, Michael Cudlitz, Jacob Vargas, Yancey Arias and Mark Moses have also joined the cast. Michael Peña will be Chavez. Canana Films will be producing the film alongside John Malkovich, Lianne Halfon and Russell Smith’s company, Mr. Mudd. Keir Pearson will be doing the script.
According to Variety, courtesy of the Chicago Tribune, Chavez has already begun filming in Sonora, Mexico.
Now, down to business.
The Huffington Post, Latina and the Latin American Herald Tribune have reported that Diego, along with many others, has been nominated for Best Latino Actor at the 2012 MTV Movie Awards, which will be held June 3. According to the Latin American Herald Tribune:
The winner will be announced on Tr3s on June 10 on the rebroadcast subtitled in Spanish of the 2012 MTV Movie Awards that MTV will broadcast live on June 3.Voting for the Best Latino Actor can be done until June 2 at movieawards.tr3s.com.
Let’s get to voting!