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‘Death Race: Anarchy’ (aka Death Race 4) hits the home stretch

12 January 2017 10:01 AM, PST | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

It’s been four years since the release of the second sequel to the reboot/remake of Death RaceDeath Race: Inferno – and three since the fourth film was sneakily announced by it’s writer Tony Giglio on Twitter, but now news reaches us that Death Race 4, now retitled Death Race: Anarchy has completed filming.

Not to be confused with Roger Corman’s own remake of Death Race, entitled Death Race 2050 (which actually comes from the same production company, Universal 1440 Entertainment), Death Race: Anarchy sees the return of Danny Trejo as Goldberg and Frederick Koehler as Lists – both of whom appeared in Death Race 2 and Death Race: Inferno.

Joining the Death Race family are Black SailsZach McGowan, Christine Marzano, Danny Glover, Lorina Kamburova and a number of homegrown talent from here in the UK: Cassie Clare, Nicholas Aaron, Lucy Aarden, Julian Seager, Lee Shone, Kellie Blaise and Cameron Jack as The Warden… »

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Brett Harvey to direct Danny Trejo life story ‘Inmate#1′

12 January 2017 9:01 AM, PST | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

World-renowned actor Danny Trejo has teamed up with award-winning filmmaker Brett Harvey (Ice Guardians, The Culture High) to tell a story 71-years in the making… Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo, currently in production in California, explores the life and career of Hollywood’s most unlikely hero, Danny Trejo.

Trejo, whose myriad of TV and motion picture work includes Desperado, Machete, Sin City, Predators and Sons of Anarchy, executive produces alongside proficient producing team Adam Scorgie, Rocky Mudaliar, Iliana Nikolic and Craig Balkam.

Official synopsis:

From an early life of drugs, armed robbery and hard prison time, to the red carpets of Hollywood blockbusters all the way to helping troubled addicts; Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo gives a firsthand account of one of the greatest transformations of human character ever put to film.

Upon his release from prison in 1969, Danny’s life took a turn for the better. »

- Phil Wheat

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Brett Harvey Tapped to Helm Inmate #1: The Rise Of Danny Trejo Documentary

12 January 2017 12:11 AM, PST | LRMonline.com | See recent LRM Online news »

As one of Hollywood’s most recognizable faces, actor Danny Trejo has played thugs, assassins, villains, monsters and even hero vigilantes.

Now his life story will be seen in a documentary Inmate #1: The Rise Of Danny Trejo.

Award-winning filmmaker Bretty Harvey (Ice Guardians, The Culture High) has teamed up with the actor to tell his personal story.

The film is currently in production in California.

Fans know Trejo from his various roles that includes Desperado, Machete, Sin City, Predators and Sons Of Anarchy. And that’s the tip of the iceberg of hundreds of roles he had played in the past.

The untold story is Trejo’s life. He entered an early life of drugs by the age of 12, in which he tried heroin. By 15-years-old, he was in jail for the first time. At 23, he was sentenced at San Quentin for selling $30,000 bag of heroin to an undercover agent. »

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Movie News: Channing Tatum, Tom Hardy May Risk Danger in 'Triple Frontier'; Danny Trejo Gets His Own Documentary

6 January 2017 1:30 PM, PST | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

Triple Frontier: Channing Tatum (Magic Mike Xxl, above left) and Tom Hardy (Mad Max: Fury Road, above right) may be teaming up for a crime thriller. Both actors are in early talks to star in Triple Frontier, to be directed by J.C. Chandor (A Most Violent Year). The movie is set in a notorious crime zone in South America where Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay meet. [Variety]   Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo: A documentary about actor Danny Trejo (Boost, above) is on its way. As a teenager, Trejo was drawn into a criminal lifestyle and spent years in prison. After he was released, he began helping at-risk youth and a few years later found work on the set of Runaway Train, launching his entertainment career. The doc, directed by Brett Harvey, is aiming for release in...

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News Briefs: Channing Tatum, Tom Hardy May Risk Danger in 'Triple Frontier'

5 January 2017 7:53 PM, PST | Fandango | See recent Fandango news »

Triple Frontier: Channing Tatum (Magic Mike Xxl, above left) and Tom Hardy (Mad Max: Fury Road, above right) may be teaming up for a crime thriller. Both actors are in early talks to star in Triple Frontier, to be directed by J.C. Chandor (A Most Violent Year). The movie is set in a notorious crime zone in South America, where Argentina, Brazil and Paraguay meet. [Variety]   Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo: A documentary about actor Danny Trejo (Boost, above) is on its way....

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Danny Trejo's Rise After Prison and Addiction to be Chronicled in Documentary (Exclusive)

5 January 2017 9:30 AM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Danny Trejo is finally going to tell his most personal story yet.

The big screen tough guy is currently in production on Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo, a documentary that will chronicle his life and career — from his early days on the streets that led him to prison, to getting clean and working with directors like Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez and appearing in films such as Heat, Con Air and Machete.

Brett Harvey, known for his hockey documentary Ice Guardians, is directing. 

"Today, Danny Trejo is temperate, benevolent and likely one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet. But he »

- Aaron Couch

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