Bichir in Mexican film role
LOS ANGELES: Demian Bichir, who played the young Fidel Castro in Steven Soderbergh’s Che, is to play another revolutionary in the Mexican film Hidalgo-Moliere.
Bichir has signed on to star in the feature, which centres on Miguel Hidalgo, the priest who was a leader of the Mexican independence movement.
The actor is also in talks for a starring role in an untitled drama about South Florida gang leader Leona Sanchez. – Reuters