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FRIDAY AT 7 PM
2023 WFF Opening: Honoring Iconic Actor Pepe Serna + Life is Art screening
Mello Henry J Center For Performing Arts,
250 East Beach Street, Watsonville, CA.
Pepe Serna will receive a hero’s welcome when he walks the Red Carpet at Opening Night of the Watsonville Film Festival.
Here, the celebrated actor will present his latest films, Abuelo and Life is Art. Serna will be joined by the film’s director, Luis Reyes, author of “Viva Hollywood” on Friday, March 3 at 7pm at the Mello Center. JOIN US!
He played Al Pacino’s partner in Scarface, a lowrider in Steve Martin’s hit comedy, The Jerk, and was cast with Edward James Olmos in American Me.
Serna received the prestigious Screen Actors Guild Heritage Achievement Award for his many iconic character roles at a time when Latino and Latina actors were rarely given the spotlight in Hollywood.
PEPE SERNA ES UN ACTOR CON UNA TRAYECTORIA DE MAS DE 50 AÑOS DE CARRERA ARTISTICA, 100 PELICULAS Y 300 PROGRAMAS DE TELEVISION.