OC World recently interviewed Frank Cruz

Orange County resident Frank Cruz is a groundbreaking media personality whose complex life story is captured in his book, “Straight Out of Barrio Hollywood: The Adventures of Telemundo Co-Founder, Chicano History Professor, TV Anchorman, Network Executive, and Public Broadcasting Leader.” His varied accomplishments read like an epic journey through the heart and soul of the Chicano experience in Southern California. Cruz eventually became a co-founder of Telemundo, a global Spanish-speaking television network that today transcends borders and unites communities around the world. His tireless dedication to amplifying Latino voices transformed the media landscape, ushering in a new era of more inclusive representation.