Michael Peña has starred in many films, including Crash (2004), World Trade Center (2006), Shooter (2007), Observe and Report (2009), Tower Heist (2011), Battle: Los Angeles (2011), End of Watch (2012), Gangster Squad (2013), American Hustle (2013), Fury (2014), Frontera (2014), The Martian (2015), Collateral Beauty (2016), CHiPs (2017), My Little Pony: The Movie (2017), Ant-Man (2015) and its sequel Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018), A Wrinkle in Time (2018), 12 Strong (2018), Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019), Fantasy Island (2020), and Tom & Jerry (2021). Peña had the title role in Cesar Chavez (2014) and played DEA agent Kiki Camarena in season one of the Netflix series Narcos: Mexico (2018). He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for his performance in End of Watch.
Michael Peña join the team of movie Secret Headquarters– an superhero film directed by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman. The film is set to be theatrically released by Paramount Pictures on August 12, 2022.