Cafecito: Michael Pena Discusses Playing Role of Cesar Chavez | NBC Southern California

Cafecito: Michael Pena Discusses Playing Role of Cesar Chavez

Actor Michael Pena talks about the responsibility he felt playing the lead role in the biopic "Cesar Chavez". (Published Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015)

Talented 39-year-old actor Michael Pena joins Cafecito to talk about overcoming challenges during his youth and the responsibility he felt playing the lead role in the biopic "Cesar Chavez".

The proud Mexican-American star of hit films like "Fury" and "Crash" also discussed his experience as a Latino in Hollywood and offered advice for people who want to succeed in the entertainment industry.

For more on Pena and his upcoming project follow him on Twitter @realmichaelpena.

Previous interviews on Cafecito:

Cafecito: Robert Rodriguez's Advice for Success

[LA] Cafecito: Robert Rodriguez's Advice for Success
Director Robert Rodriguez shares advice on success and Latinos in Hollywood. This Cafecito segment aired on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015. (Published Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015)

Producer/Host: Feliciano Garcia
Video Editor: Michael Tomczyk
Director of Photography: Brian Caraveo
Camera: Steven Diaz
Music: RoYal Z for Humbled Soul Productions
Special thanks to Victor's Cafe

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