The singer said in a recent interview with CNN: “I think this is a great opportunity to show a multi-generational perspective on different topics that everyone in our world is affected in some way.”
“Regarding racism in the community, there is not much talk about it at all,” Emily Estefan said in their discussion. “We can have all the different colors in this beautiful Latino community.”
“Queer Eye” star Caramo Brown recounted his Cuban ancestry as a black, and actress Amara La Negra discussed her experience of encountering racism in Hollywood.
“All 12 topics [that we cover] Very important,” Lili Estefan told CNN. “But Surfside, what happened in Miami is really one of those moments we will never forget…this is an episode where people will be so connected. “
Gloria added, “We had a survivor who came to the table. We had people who had lost both parents came to the table. We made some very beautiful connections. It was always about the relationships in the show.”