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At its core, Carmen Miranda is about resilience, re-invention, faith, and identity. It highlights the challenges Latinos face in America. It's about relationships and being different. All while celebrating the legacy and vibrancy of one of the most iconic Latin Hollywood legends, Carmen Miranda.
"The series got made with the help of a GoFundMe campaign, amazing cast and crew. I feel the responsibility to acknowledge the support I received to finish the series and moving the work forward," says Melissa.
With the hopes of a second season, Rivera shares some character possibilities. Maybe "Carmen takes a job at an LGBTQ senior center and it is the seniors who give her great life lessons and help her find her voice and maybe… love?"
We are definitely ready to find out.
Watch the first episode below. For the full Season 1 playlist, follow this link.
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