Flamin' Hot Movie (2023) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review

Flamin’ Hot

June 9, 2023
1hr 39min
Status: released

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Flamin’ Hot Movie Details:

Country United States
Language English
Release DatesMarch 11, 2023 (SXSW)
June 9, 2023 (United States)
Running Time1hr 39min
StarringJesse Garcia
Annie Gonzalez
Dennis Haysbert
Matt Walsh
Tony Shalhoub
Directed by Eva Longoria
Written byLewis Colick
Linda Yvette Chávez
Produced byDeVon Franklin
Cinematography by Federico Cantini
Edited by Liza D. Espinas
Music byMarcelo Zarvos
Production CompaniesSearchlight Pictures
Franklin Entertainment
Distributed byHulu

Flamin’ Hot Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Jesse Garcia as Richard Montañez
  • Annie Gonzalez as Judy Montañez
  • Emilio Rivera as Vacho Montañez
  • Vanessa Martinez as Concha Montañez
  • Hunter Jones as Lucky Montañez
  • Dennis Haysbert as Clarence C. Baker
  • Tony Shalhoub as Roger Enrico
  • Pepe Serna as Abuelito
  • Bobby Soto as Tony Romero
  • Jimmy Gonzales as Hector Morales
  • Matt Walsh as Lonny Mason
  • Brice Gonzalez as Steven Montañez


Flamin’ Hot is the story of Richard Montañez, the Frito Lay janitor who channeled his Mexican American heritage and upbringing to turn Flamin’ Hot Cheetos into a snack that disrupted the food industry and became a global phenomenon.

About Flamin’ Hot Movie:

Flamin’ Hot is an American biographical drama film directed by Eva Longoria and written by Lewis Colick and Linda Yvette Chávez. It stars Jesse Garcia, Annie Gonzalez, Dennis Haysbert, Matt Walsh, Tony Shalhoub, Emilio Rivera, and Pepe Serna. The film is a co-production between Searchlight Pictures and Franklin Entertainment.

It is the story of Richard Montañez, the Frito-Lay janitor who claimed to have invented Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. The film had its world premiere at South by Southwest (SXSW) on March 11, 2023. Flamin’ Hot was released on June 9, 2023, by Hulu and Disney+.