BOSTON (CBS) – The upcoming movie about the Boston Marathon bombings has cast the two bombers.Northeastern Rowing Team Rescues Man After Car Crashes Into Charles River
Hollywood newcomer Themo Melikidze has been chosen to portray Tamerlan Tsarnaev.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death last year for his role in the bombings that killed three people and injured more than 260. His brother, Tamerlan, was killed in the manhunt that followed the terrorist attack.
It was also announced this week that former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick will be played by Michael Beach, an actor from Roxbury.READ MORE: Powerball Jackpot Climbs To $545M For Monday Drawing
Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon and J.K. Simmons are just some of the big names that have already been cast.MORE NEWS: 'It Was Shocking': American Flag Stolen From Pulaski Park In Boston
The movie is set to premiere in December.