Andy Garcia, Eva Longoria and Forest Whitaker are currently in the Dominican Rebublic to film part of the action/suspense thriller "The Truth," Diario Libre newspaper said Tuesday.

The actors landed in the country on Sunday to take part in the next day's shoot with others in the cast including Kim Coates, Deborah Kara Unger, Kevin Durand, Bostick Devon and Steven Bauer, the daily said.

The locations chosen for the filming include the Colonial City of Santo Domingo, a World Heritage Site, and the town of Haina, some 20 kilometers (12 miles) west of the capital, the daily said.

In the movie Garcia plays a former CIA agent who has switched careers to become a political news anchor on television, and is contracted by a company to provide cover-up for a massacre at a village in South America.