Flamin' Hot

Flamin' Hot (2023)

The flavor you know. The story you don't.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 2023-03-11
  • User Rating: 8.198/10 from 397 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 39min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Franklin Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Eva Longoria
star 8.198/10
From 397 Ratings


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


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  • Jesse Garcia

    as Richard Montañez
  • Annie Gonzalez

    as Judy Montañez
  • Emilio Rivera

    as Vacho Montañez
  • Vanessa Martinez

    as Concha 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
  • Carlos S. Sanchez

    as Young Richard
  • Hunter Jones

    as Lucky Montañez
  • Carlos Solórzano

    as Young Lucky Montañez
  • Brice Gonzalez

    as Steven Montañez
  • Jayde Martinez

    as Young Judy
  • Fabian Alomar

    as Pablito
  • Scar

    as Diego
  • Eric Marq

    as Nacho
  • Alejandro Montoya Marin

    as Alejandro
  • Howard Ferguson Jr.

    as Al Carey
  • Peter Diseth

    as James Finley
  • Lora Martinez-Cunningham

    as Enrico's Secretary Patti
  • Zach Rose

    as Wade Carson
  • Stephen Zamora

    as Courthouse Judge
  • J.D. Garfield

    as Pastor Marco
  • Jacob Browne

    as Post Office Clerk
  • Jackamoe Buzzell

    as Post Office Customer
  • Stephanie Jones

    as Frito Lay Personnel Secretary
  • Stephen Fuller Austin

    as Frito Lay Plant Director
  • Brent Black

    as Frito Lay VP of Operations
  • Landall Goolsby

    as Scientist
  • Gianna Gallegos

    as Young Mary Lou
  • Hank Rogerson

    as 1966 Quickie Mart Manager
  • Vic Browder

    as Quickie Mart Police Officer
  • Kevin Chambers

    as Quickie Mart Manager
  • Ericka Zepeda

    as Quickie Mart Customer
  • Eli Bickel

    as Cafeteria Kid
  • Beckett Bauer

    as Cafeteria Kid
  • Brady Bauer

    as Cafeteria Kid
  • Rafael Herrera

    as Landscaper
  • Jack O'Donnell

    as Grocery Store Manager
  • D'Nette Wood

    as Supermarket Woman
  • Mickey Bond

    as Social Worker
  • Greg Lutz

    as Angry Husband
  • Gerald Cordova

    as Janitor
  • George Strada

    as Waiter
  • Margarito Chairez

    as Bus Boy
Writing Lewis Colick Screenplay
Sound Zane D. Bruce Foley Artist
Production Carla Hool Casting
Art Marisa Frantz Set Designer
Directing Eva Longoria Director
Sound Marcelo Zarvos Original Music Composer
Sound Smokey Cloud First Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Smokey Cloud Assistant Sound Editor
Sound Mark DeSimone ADR Mixer
Art Cabot McMullen Production Design
Sound Richard Ziegler Music Editor
Editing Kayla Emter Editor
Art David Hack Set Decoration
Production David Kern Executive Producer
Production David Kern Unit Production Manager
Sound Phillip Bladh Production Sound Mixer
Sound Greg Orloff Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Visual Effects Hetal Jain Visual Effects Producer
Editing Walter Volpatto Colorist
Sound Frank Smathers Dialogue Editor
Sound Katie Halliday Supervising Sound Editor
Directing Alison Grossman Additional Second Assistant Director
Camera Dennis Noyes Camera Operator
Costume & Make-Up Teressa Hill Hair Department Head
Visual Effects Takashi Takeoka Digital Compositor
Production DeVon Franklin Producer
Sound Shane Bruce Foley Artist
Costume & Make-Up Elaine Montalvo Costume Design
Production Wolfie Trausch ADR Voice Casting
Crew Lisa Rodgers Post Production Supervisor
Sound Erica Weis Supervising Music Editor
Sound Tateum Kohut Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Lindsay Pepper Foley Artist
Editing Liza D. Espinas Editor
Visual Effects Jose Marra Visual Effects Supervisor
Art Billy W. Ray Art Direction
Camera Daniel Zollinger Camera Operator
Art Joshua R. Aragon Property Master
Crew Derick Pritchard Stunt Coordinator
Production Nicholas A. Mudd Casting Associate
Lighting Neil Solberg Gaffer
Costume & Make-Up Jolynn Nieto Hairstylist
Art Giovanna Anderson Art Department Coordinator
Camera Emily Aragones Still Photographer
Directing Chelsea Hooper Script Supervisor
Sound Kirbie Seis Boom Operator
Visual Effects Eric Jacobo Visual Effects Coordinator
Production Shayne Hartigan Extras Casting
Costume & Make-Up Madeline McCue Key Makeup Artist
Camera Federico Cantini Director of Photography
Directing John Bonaccorse Second Assistant Director
Sound Antony Zeller Foley Editor
Sound Antony Zeller Foley Mixer
Production Ben Roe Assistant Location Manager
Production Shani Orona Location Manager
Sound Danny Reeves ADR Recordist
Editing Selinda Zhou First Assistant Editor
Costume & Make-Up Kim Trujillo Costume Supervisor
Crew Leah Hopkins Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Lindsay Zgonina Assistant Costume Designer
Directing TK Shom First Assistant Director
Art Brandon Mendez Production Design
Lighting Paul Broadhead Best Boy Electric
Writing Linda Yvette Chavez Screenplay
Visual Effects Jonathan Thornhill VFX Editor
Crew Conrad R. Padilla Stunts
Production Marisa Freeman Casting Assistant
Art Dylan Kelling Set Designer
Production Kierke Panisnick Production Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Sierra Barton Assistant Makeup Artist
Sound Audrey Gu Sound Effects Editor
Sound Nicole Auringer ADR Recordist
Sound Jennie Shea ADR Recordist
Production Samuel Rodriguez Executive Producer
Art Donavin Merritt Set Designer
Art Colt Allen Set Dresser
Art Kelly D. Miller Set Decoration Buyer
Costume & Make-Up Laura Estelle Connolly Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Colleen Fox Set Costumer
Production Cole Henken-Siefken Production Assistant
Art Alejandro Marmolejo Art Department Assistant
Crew Luke Hussack Special Effects Technician
Crew Andrew La Pointe Special Effects Technician
Visual Effects Sebastian Hasbun Digital Compositor
Visual Effects Álvaro Moreno Digital Compositor
Costume & Make-Up Susan Parras Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Ursula Rose Rochester Key Costumer
Production Thomas Milsom Assistant Location Manager
Editing Jack Keough First Assistant Editor
Sound Vanessa Jorge Perry Music Supervisor
Writing Richard Montañez Book
Writing Judy Montañez Book
Production Linda Moulton Casting Assistant
Costume & Make-Up Taylor Roberts Makeup Department Head
Editing Olivia Hasse Assistant Editor
Camera Rudy Covarrubias Key Grip
Costume & Make-Up Carol Mitchell Hair Department Head
Crew Eric Thelander Special Effects Coordinator
Production Deidre Hannah Production Coordinator
Visual Effects Ricardo Camacho Paramo Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Carlos Oyarzun Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Merrin Marra Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Sweta Madhapuri Visual Effects Producer