Armchair Expert: actor Michael Peña interviewed by Dax Shepard (podcast)

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This one is for my fellow podcast nerds since it's a 2 hour long episode (!) Michael Peña is an American actor (whose parents immigrated from Mexico) whose been working in Hollywood for over twenty years. His film career includes notable parts in back-to-back Best Picture winners (Million Dollar Baby and Crash) and two Marvel films. He also stars in Narcos: Mexico on Netflix. It was really interesting to hear about his life and what it was like when he was first going for roles 20 years ago when all of the starring roles were only open to white actors - and how that's finally changing in the movie business today. *Thanks to my cousin Dr. Vanessa Montalvo (ahem) for pointing me to the Armchair Expert podcast.*

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