Following many years of acting on television, Eva LaRue
will soon be making her return on the big screen. The 41-year-old actress who is most famous for her role as Natalia Boa Vista on CSI: Miami
will be appearing on the thriller movie called Lakeview Terrace
, which is expected to hit theaters on September 19.
The movie, which is directed by Neil LaBute, features the CSI: Miami
actress as the character Lieutenant Morgada in a story about an officer who will stop at nothing to force out the interracial couple who just moved in next door.
, which was filmed in Walnut, California, follows a young couple, Chris Mattson and Lisa Mattson, who has just moved into their California dream home. However, their dream turns into a nightmare as they become the target of their next-door neighbor, LAPD officer Abel Turner, who strongly disapproves of their interracial relationship. Abel is a strict single father who has appointed himself the watchdog of the neighborhood. While his nightly patrols and overly protective eyes bring comfort to some residents, his persistent intrusions and harassments do not go well with the newly wed couple, who are forced to fight back at him.
Joining the CSI: Miami
actress in Lakeview Terrace
are Samuel L. Jackson (Star Wars
film franchise), who plays the narrow-minded officer, and Patrick Wilson (Angels in America
) and Kerry Washington (Boston Legal, I Think I Love My Wife
) who portrays the newly wed interracial couple. Also starring are Jaishon Fisher (Boot Camp
), Regine Nehy (All About the Andersons
), Jay Hernandez
), and Ron Glass
), just to name a few.
is distributed by Screen Gems and is written by David Loughery (Time Trax
) and Howard Korder (My Little Assasin
). Jeffrey Graup, James Lassiter, David Loughery and Will Smith serve as producers.
-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
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