EXCLUSIVE: Benjamin Bratt has been set to star alongside Bryan Cranston and Diane Kruger in The Infiltrator, a fact-based thriller that will be directed by Brad Furman (The Lincoln Lawyer). The pic is produced by Good Films’ Miriam Segal, and production begins shortly. Based on the Robert Mazur autobiography with a script by Ellen Brown Furman, The Infiltrator centers on a customs and excise agent (Cranston) who went undercover as a money launderer and infiltrated the bankers behind the Medellin drug cartel. Bratt plays Roberto Alcanio, the agent’s contact who dealt directly with cartel board members including Pablo Escobar. Bratt next stars in Ride Along 2 with Ice Cube and Kevin Hart, which opens January 15. He’s repped by WME, Circle of Confusion, Attorney Bob Myman
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