El Cantante (2006)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Musical Drama  |   Release Date - Aug 3, 2007 (USA)  |   Run Time - 116 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Pop icon Marc Anthony steps into the role of Salsa superstar Hector Lavoe in this biopic that follows the singer from his early career success as a Puerto Rican teen sensation to his later status as a New York City Latin idol while also documenting his ongoing struggle against drug and alcohol addiction. Actress and Pop star Jennifer Lopez co-stars as Puchi; Lavoe's longtime muse and love interest.

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salsa-music, alcoholism, drug-addiction, Latin-music, muse, Puerto-Rican [nationality], singer, superstar