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Omar Chaparro, Edy Ganem Cast in Broken English Production’s ‘7th & Union’(Exclusive)

Omar Chaparro, Edy Ganem Cast in Broken English Production’s ‘7th & Union’(Exclusive)

Omar Chaparro, one of Mexico’s most popular comedian-actors, and Mexican-Lebanese actress Edy Ganem (“Devious Maids”) have been cast as leads in feature drama “7th & Union” from newly launched Broken English Productions.

Launched in response to Hollywood’s paucity of diverse voices, in front and behind the camera, Broken English Prods. was unveiled mid-June by fledgling film finance company Grandave Capital, which plans to invest some $20 million in two to four Latinx projects with budgets of up to $5 million.

“We are proud to kick off Broken English Prods. with such a strong and commercial cast. Paired with [director] Anthony Nardolillo’s vision, ‘7th & Union’ is just the beginning of our investment in the Latinx pool of talent and projects,” said Broken English Prods. head Christopher Acebo.

7th & Union” turns on two men, one well-off, the other not so much, who are both down on their luck. They strike

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