“Black Sails” leading star Toby Stephens has scored a key role in Michael Bay’s Benghazi thriller “13 Hours” at Paramount Pictures.
The film recounts the attack on the U.S. Special Mission Compound and a nearby CIA annex in Benghazi, Libya, on the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Stephens will play Glen ‘Bub’ Doherty, a GRS officer in Tripoli who’s good friends with John Krasinski’s character. James Badge Dale, Max Martini and Pablo Schreiber also star.
Chuck Hogan penned the script based on Mitchell Zuckoff’s book.