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Retired Navy SEAL directs action film

Posted at 6:07 PM, Aug 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-27 13:13:36-04

CORONADO (KGTV) - Jason Cabell served 20 years as an E8 Senior Chief Navy SEAL. After living in San Diego for most of his adult life he made a big change after retirement, “It’s been almost 7 years since I said I’m going to go to Hollywood and make movies.”

He transitioned from the battle field to the big screen, “I spent the first half of my life as a warrior and I knew I had this gut feeling I have to do something in the arts.”

In 2014, Cabell wrote the script for the movie, Running with the Devil, it started being filmed in 2015 and coming up in September, it will hit theaters.

The movie stars Nicolas Cage and Laurence Fishburne,. Two big names he’s working with on his first major motion picture.

The movie hits theaters September 20.