Luke Bracey' is all set to star in Mel Gibson’s feature film Hackshaw Ridge. The actor will join '
Sam Worthington and
Andrew Garfield. Hackshaw Ridge is a story about Desmond Doss, a Conscientious Objector who received the Medal of Honor for his bravery during the World War II.
The film shoots in Australia and Luke was roped in to play the role of Smitty, a tough-minded alpha dog from the platoon of Desmond Doss. Initially, Luke and Desmond’s characters thought that they are completely opposite with each other, but the war has proven that they can share more than what they thought.
Hackshaw Ridge story begins in a camp base in South Carolina and it trails the recruits after they learned the basic wartime survival skills before they were deployed to Japan and go through the Battle of Okinawa.
Bill Mechanic' and '
David Permut' were the producers along with '
Steve Longi' and '
Terry Benedict' who co-produced the film. The story was penned by '
Robert Schenkkan' and '