New Mexico Film Office Announces “The Informant” Filming in New Mexico
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Amber Dodson, the New Mexico State Film Office director, announced today that the feature film “The Informant” is filming in Las Cruces this week.
Directed by Michael Oblowitz and produced by Daniel Cummings, “The Informant” is the story of a terminally ill undercover narcotics cop who enlists the aid of his partner and their junkie informant to stage his death in order to support his financially struggling family.
“The Informant” stars Mel Gibson, Kate Bosworth, Dominic Purcell, and Nick Stahl.
“We’re thrilled to welcome ‘The Informant’ to Las Cruces and bring new opportunities to our local film crew and small businesses,” Jon Sepp, Las Cruces film liaison, said.
The production will employ approximately 30 New Mexico crew members, two New Mexico principal actors, and approximately 10 New Mexico background talent.
For more information, contact InformantfilmNM@gmail.com.
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