The young actress and activist plays the daughter of a drug kingpin caught in Mexico’s escalating vortex of violence.
She’s only 16, but Isabela Moner has already had a successful career in Hollywood. From the Nickelodeon TV movie ‘Legends of the Hidden Temple,’ to a voice over performance in ‘Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature,’ Moner made the jump to the big screen playing Izabella in ‘Transformers: The Last Knight.’ This year, she stars opposite Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin in ‘Sicario: Day of the Soldado,’which opens in theaters June 29th. The sequel to 2015’s Sicario, it centers around the war on drugs on the United States and Mexico border.
I chat with the young actress to talk about her most recent movie, ‘Sicario: Day of the Soldado,’ children rights and more. Click here to read the full interview on nbcnews.com