Genesis Rodriguez has joined the actioner "The Last Stand" says Variety.
Directed by Jee-woon Kim--who is making his English language debut--the film follows a sheriff in a small town (Arnold Schwarzenegger), who is the last one standing up against a Mexican drug cartel, which has escaped from a courtroom. Peter Stormare will play Burrell, a seasoned war veteran who carries out the villain's orders and leads a crew of men to try to take down Arnie
Rodriguez will play an FBI agent who's partnered with another played by Eduardo Noriega.
Jaimie Alexander will play “a beautiful cop under Schwarzenegger’s command” who has a romance with Rodrigo Santoro's rookie cop named Frank Martinez. Zach Gilford (TV's "Friday Night Lights") is set to play a young small-town cop who works for Schwarzenegger’s sheriff character. Forest Whitaker, Johnny Knoxville, Luis Guzman and Harry Dean Stanton co-star.
Andrew Knauer wrote the spec script which Jeffrey Nachmanoff and George Nolfi polished.
Lorenzo di Bonaventura is producing the pic.
Shooting is currently underway in New Mexico for a January 18th, 2013 bow.