Lucky Me: The Life and Times of Lucky Cesar is the unbelievably true story of one young man’s struggle with day to day life growing up in an environment where one could only hope to see another day.
Having witnessed horrific tragedies at an early age, his story is told with an uncompromising matter-of-factness. Lucky Me takes you behind the statistics, social theory and stereotypes to introduce you to a world that is crueler than fiction and at times more beautiful than we can imagine. For a “lucky” kid from the South Bronx born to a drug addicted father and abandoned at birth by his mother, this reality was only beginning.
How long can a child survive bullets, beatings and playing stickball? The answer is surprising and each moment during Lucky Cesar’s journey will inspire and help you realize how we all have a little bit of luck on our side.