Gerald McRaney has joined the cast of the Tuskegee Airmen feature “Red Tails” for Lucasfilm says The Hollywood Reporter.
McRaney will play General Luntz, the officer who assigns the Red Tails as bomber escorts during missions over Nazi held territory. Terrence Howard and Cuba Gooding, Jr. star.
Anthony Hemingway helms the production based on John Ridley’s script while Rick McCallum produces. Filming kicks off shortly in Europe.