EXCLUSIVE: Eugenio Derbez & Loreto Peralta Talk 'Instructions Not Included' Success

It’s been one heck of a year for the cast of Instructions Not Included. The film ranked number 5 in 2013 on it’s opening weekend, and has since then become the highest-grossing Spanish language film. 

The film’s mega success resulted in a nomination for Favorite Comedic Movie at the 2014 People’s Choice Awards. Now, for the few that haven’t seen it, it’s time to make it a movie night, because the heartwarming comedic-drama is available on DVD come January 21.

International comedic actor Eugenio Derbez stars as Valentin, a Mexican playboy who’s intimate relationship with an American blonde Julie, results in an infant daughter left on his doorstep. With no luck finding the baby’s mother, Valentin begins raising little Maggie (Loreto Peralta on his own, until their “perfect” world is interrupted when the mother who left them so long ago suddenly returns.

We chatted with writer, director and star Eugenio Derbez along with his pint-sized co-star Loreto Peralta. They discussed the film’s success and the DVD extras. Derbez also gave us the scoop on what makes his marriage strong.

Check out the video below! 

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Brittany Valadez, LA Correspondent

Brittany Valadez is Latina.com's Entertainment Video Correspondent. You can find her interviewing and taking selfies with her favorite celebs be it at all the major award shows, red carpet events or parties. Follow her on Twitter @BrittanyValadez

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