Triple Frontier: Mahershala (Moonlight) Ali Joins Tom Hardy and Channing Tatum in Action-Adventure

Fresh off his win at the SAG Awards, Moonlight star Mahershala Ali will join the high-power cast of Triple Frontier.

J.C. Chandor is directing the film, based on screenplay by Oscar winner Mark Boal (The Hurt Locker).

The action-adventure is set in the border zone between Paraguay, Argentina and Brazil.

The cast includes Tom Hardy and Channing Tatum.

The project, which has been around since 2009, is being produced by Charles Roven and Alex Gartner of Atlas Entertainment along with Boal.

Along with his notable work in Moonlight, the actor also appears in Hidden Figures with Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae.

His credits also include the Netflix series Luke Cage and House of Cards.

Ali also starred in Roxanne Roxanne, which debuted at the Sundance Film Fest in January, and is currently shooting Robert Rodriguez’s Alita: Battle Angel.