Posted by | Ray Cornelius

Tony winning “Hamilton” actor Daveed Diggs is teaming up with Rafael Casal for a new film titled “Blindspotting.” According to DEADLINE, the movie will focus on the issue of gentrification in Oakland, CA, where the two grew up.

The film will also star Jasmine Cephas Jones, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Ethan Embry, Kevin Carroll, Nyambi Nyambi, Wayne Knight, John Chaffin, Utkarsh Ambudkar and Janina Gavankar.

Diggs and Casal both wrote the script and will serve as producers on the project. It is being directed by music video extraordinaire Carlos Lopez Estrada.

RC will keep you posted as this continues to develop.

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