Mexico City / 11.05.2022 12:29:32
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness It is proof of the echo that the Latino community is generating in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Not only Xochitl Gomez, daughter of Mexican parents, He stood out with his performance as America Chavez, well also the acapulqueña Greece of Peace demonstrated his talent and charisma in the film starring Benedict Cumberbatch.
In recent years, the participation of Latino actors in major Hollywood productions has been increasing, there we have Eiza Gonzalez among the highest-grossing actors, Eugenio Derbez win a Oscar con CODA oh William of the Bull taking his monsters to the major film festivals in the world.
To those artists already consecrated in the seventh art joins Greece of Peace, a young Mexican actress who gave her first steps in marvel as the double by Xochitl Gomez.
Grecia de la Paz, the other Mexican in ‘Doctor Strange’
The original of Acapulco Guerrero, shared through his Instagram account how he came to join the cast of the film directed by Sam Raimi and the long road he has traveled in the industry. She remembered that since the first time he saw Doctor Strange in 2016, this became his favorite movie of Marveljust like the character.
His life would take a turn when four years ago he moved to London to study acting. on the University of the Arts. In addition to his desire to succeed in Hollywood, he also fought for his desire to work with Benedict Cumberbatch, Two years later, that dream would come true.
“I was twice Xochitl Gomez. There I was rehearsing lines together and helping with her eye line. It was crazy! I feel so lucky to have had the opportunity to work on this project! during several months of lockdowns and pandemic! I trust the process and am proud of my accomplishments, especially when they are classified as ‘minority,'” the actress wrote. 28 years.
Despite the inclusion that exists today, the actress pointed out that there is still very little representation of the Latino community in the cinema and made a call to change that situation.
“I know that little by little I am getting to where I want to be in my career. This may not mean much to some, but for me, who grew up in a very humble municipality in Acapulco, Guerrero, it is quite a milestone. Trust me when I say It has not been an easy road, but I am deeply grateful for the opportunity I have to experience.Today a double, tomorrow a leading role!“, he concluded.
Greece of Peace accompanied his emotional text with photographs of the filming and his presence on the red carpet of the premiere of the film, in which he also participates Elizabeth Olsen como Wanda Maximoff -Scarlet Witch.