Oscar-nominated actor Demian Bichir gives voice to immigrant community

Oscar-nominated actor Demian Bichir gives voice to immigrant community

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Mexican actor Demián Bichir’s Oscar worthy performance in A Better Life speaks to the struggles of millions of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. (Summit Entertainment) 

By JUAN GASTELUM
Channel: Immigration, Entertainment

“One always hopes that his/her performance transcends the typical role,” A Better Life’s Demián Bichir tells me during a recent phone call from Mexico, in the weeks leading up to the 84th Academy Awards, where the actor, 48, is nominated alongside George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Gary Oldman, and Jean Dujardin in the Best Actor category.

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