3 Years in Pakistan: The Erik Audé Story stars Mark Hapka, Meagan Good, Quinton Aaron and is directed by Jamielyn Lippman. the film is about the true life story of Erik Aude, who was duped into smuggling drugs and spent three years on death row in a Pakistani prison.
3 Years in Pakistan: The Erik Audé Story is a feature length documentary about Erik Audé an American actor, who was sent to death row in one of the most dangerous prisons in Pakistan for a crime he didn’t commit. While on a business trip to Pakistan, Erik was arrested at Islamabad International Airport when they found opium in his suitcase. He endured three years in Adiala Central Jail in Rawalpindi, one of the most dangerous prisons in the world, where he had to fight to survive. He maintained his innocence and with the help of Casting Director, Joey Paul Jensen and the help of political figures including New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson, was released in December of 2004. Today, Erik is a working actor, stunt coordinator and professional poker player which he learned to play while in prison from the 1986 Pan Am hijackers. This film features Hollywood actors Quinton Aaron (The Blindside), Meagan Good (Think Like A Man), and former Major League Baseball player, Jose Canseco.