Searchlight Pictures has announced that “Flamin’ Hot” is officially the most-watched streaming premiere ever from the studio. The movie is streaming now on both Hulu and Disney+ in the United States and is also available on Star+ in Latin America and Disney+ internationally. This is based on the number of hours watched over the first three days.
The news was shared on social media which you can see below:
Join the celebration. ❤️🔥❤️🔥❤️🔥 @FlaminHotMovie is officially the MOST WATCHED STREAMING PREMIERE EVER from Searchlight Pictures. Stream it now on @Hulu and @DisneyPlus. #FlaminHotMovie pic.twitter.com/lKIr3knWWH
— Searchlight Pictures (@searchlightpics) June 12, 2023
“Flamin’ Hot” is 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.
Cast includes Jesse Garcia, Annie Gonzalez, Dennis Haysbert, Emilio Rivera, Tony Shalhoub, Matt Walsh, Pepe Serna, Bobby Soto, Jimmy Gonzales, Brice Gonzalez, Vanessa Martinez, Fabian Alomar, Mario Ponce, and Hunter Jones.
“Flamin’ Hot” is award-winning actor/director/producer Eva Longoria’s feature directorial debut and is produced by DeVon Franklin (“Miracles From Heaven,” “Breakthrough”). The film is a Franklin Entertainment Production written by Lewis Colick (“October Sky,” “Charlie St. Cloud”) and Linda Yvette Chávez (creator/writer of “Genetified”).
You can watch the trailer for the film below: