New special operations film 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi is a true story based on the 2013 book 13 Hours by Mitchell Zuckoff.
Michael Bay leads the films starring James Badge Dale, John Krasinski, Max Martini, Toby Stephens, Pablo Schreiber, David Denman, Dominic Fumusa, and Freddie Stroma.
The story is of a six man security team made up of former U.S. Navy Seals and CIA Operatives to defend the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi. Radical Islamist terrorists targeted the compound on September 11 2012, the 11th anniversary of September 11, 2001 attacks.
Filming began on April 27, 2015 in Malta. The film is scheduled to be released on January 15, 2016, by Paramount Pictures.