"Since he was five years old, Jose's abuelita taught him to play chess like his grandfather who was a champion in Mexico. Now as part of the Brownsville school team, Jose finds himself in the spotlight and has the chance to use his skills as he tries to help his team make it to the Texas state finals. As their coach, Mr. Alvarado, teaches his students the meaning of perseverance and team effort in the face of adversity, Jose discovers his own strengths and in using them brings his broken family together. Starring: Rico Rodriguez (Modern Family), Ivonne Coll (Jane The Virgin), Efren Ramirez (Napoleon Dynamite), Justina Machado (Six Feet Under), and Valente Rodriguez (George Lopez). Based on a true heartwarming and inspirational story, while also exploring deeper messages on overcoming obstacles."
Carmen Marron, Valente Rodriguez, Ivonne Coll, Jon Gries, Efren Ramirez, Justina Machado, Brian McCarthy, Victor Flores, Glynn Praesel, Rico Rodriguez, Cindy Vela, Cassie Brennan, Daniel Wolfe, Alina Herrera, Xavier Gonzalez, Noel Rivera, Ivan Cisneros, Alesia Orta, Golbanoo Setayesh, Priya Trakru, Samuel Garcia, Lucinda (Lucy) Lopez, Ricardo J. Santoyo, Jon Steven Flores, Rodrigo Macouzet, Jose Juan Guajardo Jr., Jose Juan Guajardo, Eric Vera, Dimitri Agado, Hector Filizola, Michael Vera, Rena Rhi, John Kinch, Efrain Happy Guerrero, Carmen Marron, Hector Salinas