The Krewe of Bacchus has announced that Actor Andy Garcia, will serve as Bacchus for 2011. 

54 year old Garcia is probably best known for his role in the "Oceans" movies.  He's  the casino boss who was robbed by George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon, among others portraying characters in the film.  Garcia also starred in "Godfather III."

Andy Garcia follows Drew Brees, who reigned as Bacchus in 2010.  The announcement was made at the World War II Museum in New Orleans.  

This year’s parade has a World War II theme with 23 historically accurate  floats.