“Cesar Chavez” exclusive interview: Michael Pena, America Ferrera and Diego Luna discuss the hero

By: Izumi Hasegawa   March 26, 2014

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WhatsUpHollywood.com talks to stars Michael Pena and America Ferrera, plus director Diego Luna, about their film Cesar Chavez in this exclusive video interview. While prepping for the once-in-a-lifetime role, Pena learned much about the civil rights leader and shares his personal insights. And Ferrara too goes in depth about her character, Chavez’s wife Helen, who was integral to the movement but shied away from the cameras. Plus, how important does Luna think his film is? And does Pena see himself as a Latino role model? Find out in our exclusive video!