Director Ben Hernandez Bray and producer Joe Carnahan sat down with us to talk about the first latin superhero film based in East Los Angeles, El Chicano.
When L.A.P.D. Detective Diego Hernandez is assigned a career-making case investigating a vicious cartel, he uncovers links to his brother’s supposed suicide and a turf battle that’s about to swallow his neighborhood. Torn between playing by the book and seeking justice, he resurrects the masked street legend El Chicano. Now, out to take down his childhood buddy turned gang boss, he sets off a bloody war to defend his city and avenge his brother’s murder.
The film stars Raúl Castillo, Aimee Garcia, Jose Pablo Cantillo, David Castañeda, Marco Rodríguez, Sal Lopez, Marlene Forte with Kate del Castillo and George Lopez.
The film is in theaters on May 3, Get your tickets now at https://www.atomtickets.com/movies/el-chicano/281296 or visit https://elchicanofilm.com/