Bahamian production company Best Ever Film has announced Warren Brown of drama series Luther has signed to star in Kareem J Mortimer’s Bahamian film Cargo, which has begun shooting in Nassau.

Warren Brown

Brown joins an ensemble that comprises Jimmy Jean-Louis of Heroes, Omar J Dorsey of Django Unchained, Persia White of The Vampire Diaries and Gessica Geneus.

Based on the short film Passage, Cargo follows a Bahamian fishermen who gets lured into smuggling illegal Haitian migrants.

Cargo won best pitch at Caribbean Tales in 2012 and is the first part of a slate of films to be developed by Best Ever Film.