On this special episode of Cafecito, we are joined by actor/producer/activist Eva Longoria, actor/director/producer Diego Luna and master chef José Andrés. They were each honored at the 26th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards at the Kennedy Center on September 5 in Washington D.C. Eva Longoria, who received the Community Service Award, discusses her roots and motivation to help Latinas earn their education through the Eva Longoria Foundation. Diego Luna, who received the Inspira Award for inspiring youth, talks about directing the upcoming biopic “Chavez” and why it’s important to connect with young people through work at his production company Canana Films. Design Award recipient and creative and visionary chef José Andrés discusses his passion for cooking and his work bringing food to impoverished areas around the globe through his charity, World Central Kitchen. For more information on the Hispanic Heritage Awards and the many great projects at the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, please visit their official website. Also be sure to watch for Cafecito on your local NBC affiliate station!
Feliciano Garcia – Producer/Host
Kevin Fusco– Editor
Brian Caraveo – DOP
Steven Diaz – Camera
Beats by Z MusiK for Humbled Soul Productions