- LAST STAND
Actor Rodrigo Santoro, best known for his role as Xerxes in 300, is now in talks to join Arnold Schwarzenegger and Peter Stormare in Jee-woon Kim's upcoming action thriller, Last Stand.
|Rodrigo Santoro (As Xerex on left as himself on right)|
Latino Review reveals that Santoro would be playing the part of Frank Martinez, a rookie cop under the authority of Sheriff Ray Owens (Schwarzenegger). The casting breakdown describes the character as "outgoing, laid-back and personable," and that he is a good friend of Jerry's, a fellow officer.
Production for Last Stand is scheduled to begin next month and is currently aiming for a January 2013 release.
Rodrigo Santoro's other credits include Steven Soderbergh's Che, Redbelt, Lost and for voicing Tulio in Rio.