5 April 2010 11:26 AM, PDT | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

You know that face. That’s actor Danny Trejo the former ex-con, drug addict and boxer who turned his life around and became a drug counselor and then an actor appearing, since 1983, in a staggering 180 movies and TV shows, with another 19 films currently in post-production, including this summer’s Predators, and and lead role in Machete, coming out later this year directed by his cousin, director Robert Rodriquez. The guy works harder than Clifton Powell. Well, now add film producer to his list of credits, with Trejo announcing that he will produce and self finance the film Ambition, which tells the story of Utah Jazz player Paul Millsap and his uncle and agent DeAngelo Simmons.

The film deals with Simmons, a former college basketball player who finds himself in over his head when his sister moves back to Louisiana with her four sons to keep them away from the mean city streets. »

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