EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: America Ferrera Talks 'Cesar Chavez'

Thursday, 27 March 2014 20:09
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Opening in theaters on March 28th is the new biopic Cesar Chavez from actor turned director Diego Luna (Casa de Mi Padre). The film stars Michael Pena (End of Watch) in the title role, as well as America Ferrera (How to Train Your Dragon), Rosario Dawson (Gimme Shelter), Wes Bentley (The Hunger Games), Michael Cudlitz (Dark Tourist), Gabriel Mann (TV's Revenge), John Ortiz (Silver Linings Playbook), Julian Sands (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), and John Malkovich (RED 2). 

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had the pleasure of sitting down with America Ferrera to talk about her work on Cesar Chavez. The popular young actress discussed her new movie, working with actor turned director Diego Luna, what she learned about Helen Chavez that helped inform her performance, and reuniting with her End of Watch co-star Michael Pena

To watch our exclusive interview with America Ferrera about Cesar Chavez, please click on the video player above. 


A biography of the civil-rights activist and labor organizer Cesar Chavez (Pena).

Cesar Chavez opens in theaters on March 28th. 

To watch our exclusive interview with director Diego Luna about Cesar Chavez, please click here

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