Oscar winning actor 🏆 Sean Penn breaks his silence about his trip to Mexico to meet notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman 😶. Penn rejected ❌ Mexico's claim that his secret meeting Guzman was crucial to the drug kingpin's recapture, he claims that they are trying to put him in the crosshairs 🔥 of the federal cartel. Penn also said that the meeting in a jungle hideout was the 1⃣st interview anyone scored with the fugitive drug lord 😳. Sean said that the Mexican government was very humiliated by the fact that someone found him before they did, but Penn also made it clear that he's not smarter than the DEA or Mexican Intelligence. He said 🔊, "We had a contact upon which we were able to facilitate an invitation".