Further casting has been announced for David Tennant’s new film ‘Bad Samaritan’.
Deadline has reported that X Factor US contestant Carlito Olivero will play Derek Hamilton in the new Electric Entertainment feature.
As well as becoming a finalist in the X Factor Olivero is a regular on the Hulu series ‘East Los High’ and recently wrapped the film ‘Blood Heist’ produced by James Franco.
Also announced for the film is ‘Misfits’ actor Robert Sheehan.
‘Bad Samaritan’ centres on two young car valets who use their business as a front to burglarise houses of their unsuspecting patrons. Life is good for these petty thieves until they target the wrong house.
The new film will be directed by Devlin of Dean Devlin’s Electric Entertainment with a screenplay by Brandon Boyce. Electric’s Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan are producing alongside Devlin.
The film is expected to begin shooting later this year in the greater Portland, Oregon area.