Sicario sequel’s Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin are tough guys who ooze charm

Benicio del Toro (left) and Josh Brolin reprise their roles as American federal agents in Sicario: Day Of The Soldado.
Benicio del Toro (left) and Josh Brolin reprise their roles as American federal agents in Sicario: Day Of The Soldado.PHOTO: REUTERS

Sicario: Day Of The Soldado star Benicio del Toro talks about how he has tweaked his method acting, while co-star Josh Brolin reveals that his career had its ups and downs

Movie stars can be a letdown in person, often blander and smaller than their on-screen selves.

But Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin have personality to spare, as reporters learnt when the charismatic pair spoke in Los Angeles about their new film, Sicario: Day Of The Soldado, which opens in cinemas today.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 19, 2018, with the headline 'Tough guys who ooze charm'. Print Edition | Subscribe