Sequel SOLDADO Casts Catherine Keener


Soldado the sequel to drug war thriller Sicario has cast Catherine Keener (Show Me A Hero).


The sequel focuses on Alejandro Gillick (Benicio Del Toro), and CIA agent Matt Graver (Josh Brolin), who in the first film established themselves as hellbent on hunting down cartel kingpins, no matter what. Keener will  play Brolin’s boss, trying to navigate the gray area that Gillick and Graver live in as the tale turns to what else is being smuggled across the border between Mexico and the U.S. in the tunnels used to move drugs and illegal immigrants. Those tunnels also can be used to bring terrorists into the U.S.