Adan Canto’s heartwill flutter in September…
Freestyle Releasing has picked up the romantic drama 2 Hearts, starring the 38-year-old Mexican actor,with an eye on a September 11 release.
The film follows two couples who were never destined to meet, but are thrown together by destiny and fate.
2 Hearts is based on the true stories of Leslieand Jorge Bacardi, of the famous Bacardi Rum family company, and Christopher Gregory, whose struggles and triumphs led to greater acts of kindness and giving than any of them knew were possible.
Jacob Elordi,Tiera Skovbye, Canto and Radha Mitchell star in the Lance Hooldirected and produced feature.
“We believe 2 Hearts is the kind of heartwarming and uplifting love story that audiences need right now and will want to experience,” said Freestyle’s Head of Acquisitions Chris Charalambous. “Director Lance Hool and his team have created a beautiful, memorable movie about romance and the pure power of connection based on real events that is not only heartfelt, but the perfect film for this moment. For all of us who are fans of love stories, 2 Hearts is cast with rising stars in unforgettable roles.”
Hool, said, “2 Hearts is the movie medicine we all need right now. When my brother and I met the real Jorge and Leslie and heard their amazing story, I was awestruck. Their love and their journey touched me deeply and I had to share this story because this is fundamentally about connection, love and destiny.”
Veronica Hool and Robin U. Russin wrote the movie.
Canto’s previous credits include television appearances on Designated Survivor, Narcos and Blood & Oil, and on film in X-Men: Days of Future Past.