Amaury Nolasco Reads From “Rum Diary”

“Prison Break” and “Max Payne” star Amaury Nolasco has joined the cast of “The Rum Diary” for Infinitum Nihil says TMCNet.

Bruce Robinson directs the adaptation of the Hunter S. Thompson novel, the story follows the life and events of Paul Kemp (Johnny Depp, a freelance journalist who finds himself at a critical turning point in his life while writing for a run-down newspaper in the Caribbean.

Nolasco plays Segurra, the son of the biggest cement-plant owner on the island. Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Richard Jenkins, Giovanni Ribisi and Michael Rispoli also star.

Graham King, Anthony Rhulen and Robert Kravis are producing. Filming kicks off this week in Puerto Rico.