Jack Kalian joins hot shot ex-military team stocked with vets like Jack Kesy(Marines); Healmed by veteran director Rod Lurie(Army/West Point). And Hollywood big hitters, Bloom, Eastwood.
The real life war story, The Outpost written by CNN Jake Tapper is set to theater screens the day before Independence Day.
With the onslaught of COVID-19, OUTPOST’s initial planned release at SWSW was halted before Screen Media snagged US Rights it for release.
Jack Kalian, Pasadena born, Kentuckiana bred. Joined the construction workforce at age eleven. Search and Rescue at age 18, and combat medic by age 20. Tours to Iraq and Afghanistan. The latter earning him a bronze star. Obtaining his honorable discharge he set his sights for Hollywood. Six years later landing on Outpost set in Sofia, Bulgaria.
From spending time with real life hero Shane Courville, whom he portrays in the film, and flying off to Bulgaria for two months recreating the real battles and reliving some of his. Kalian finds a perfect balance between the life of an American soldier turned Hollywood actor.
Encouraging everyone to sit and tune in for the harrowing story you don’t want to miss and won’t soon forget.