Cristela Alonzo, who voices Cruz Ramirez, poses at the premiere of Cars 3. Photo: Reuters Cristela Alonzo, who voices Cruz Ramirez, poses at the premiere of Cars 3. Photo: Reuters
Cristela Alonzo, who voices Cruz Ramirez, poses at the premiere of Cars 3. Photo: Reuters
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Boy-friendly Cars franchise now has a role model for little girls, with addition of character Cruz Ramirez

New character started out male, but filmmakers wanted movie ‘to say something more’, and draws from life experiences of Latina actress from Texas who voices her

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Cristela Alonzo, who voices Cruz Ramirez, poses at the premiere of Cars 3. Photo: Reuters Cristela Alonzo, who voices Cruz Ramirez, poses at the premiere of Cars 3. Photo: Reuters
Cristela Alonzo, who voices Cruz Ramirez, poses at the premiere of Cars 3. Photo: Reuters
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