Michael Pena Gained 30 Pounds to Play Cesar Chavez

Actor Michael Pena stopped by Westfield Century City to talk with “Extra’s” Renee Bargh about playing the legendary labor leader and civil rights activist Cesar Chavez in a new biopic.

Watch Pena describe how he gained weight for the role and his desire to get it right!

“Cesar Chavez” opens in theaters this Friday.