Director Leon Ichaso Producer Julio Caro, Simon Fields, Jennifer Lopez, David Maldonado Screenwriter Leon Ichaso, David Darmstaeder, Todd Anthony Bello
Studio Picturehouse Starring Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Federico Castelluccio, Romi Dias, Vincent Laresca Genre Drama MPAA Rating R
El Cantante is the dramatic-biography of Puerto Rican salsa pioneer Hector Lavoe. The film follows Lavoe’s (Anthony) passionate relationship with Puchi (Lopez) and his skyrocket to international fame. But even when he has it all, Lavoe is unable to escape the allure of drugs and his personal pain.