He will star opposite Matthew McConaughey in the story following a pair of guys that travel to the Indonesian Desert to search for the gold that is there.
Ramirez will play Michael Acosta, a geologist that partners with a prospector named Walsh, played by McConaughey.
He is known for his role in The Bourne Ultimatum, and has appeared in Zero Dark Thirty. He is set to star in in the upcoming David O. Russell film Joy, opposite Jennifer Lawrence.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer