Archive for the ‘Spotlight’ Category

Miranda's Broadway Hit Musical

Miranda’s Broadway Hit Musical “Hamilton” Heading to Chicago

Lin-Manuel Miranda is taking his show on the road… Broadway juggernaut Hamilton, created and starring the 35-year-old Puerto Rican composer/lyricist and actor, will begin performances on September 27, 2016, at the PrivateBank Theatre (formerly...

Dec 22, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Los Hijos de Barrón Sign with Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Los Hijos de Barrón Sign with Universal Music Latin Entertainment

Los Hijos de Barrón have Universal appeal… The Regional Mexican band-to-watch has signed with Universal Music Latin Entertainment. The group from Sinaloa released a new single, “Lo Que Pese Mi Palabra,” and video coinciding with the...

Dec 21, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Jesse & Joy Notch The Duo's Chart-Topper on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums

Jesse & Joy Notch The Duo’s Chart-Topper on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums

It’s a special first for Jesse & Joy… The Mexican pop duo, comprised of siblings Jesse Huerta and Joy Huerta, has earned its first No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums (chart dated Dec. 26). The announcement comes as Jesse &...

Dec 18, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Rodriguez Makes Debut as a Lead Act on Billboard Charts with Spanglish Cover of Adele's

Rodriguez Makes Debut as a Lead Act on Billboard Charts with Spanglish Cover of Adele’s “Hello”

Karen Rodriguez is saying “Hello” to the Billboard charts for the first time… The Peruvian and Dominican American singer and former American Idol contestant (Season 10) has made her Billboard chart debut as a lead act with her viral...

Dec 17, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Trapero's

Trapero’s “The Clan” Opening in Limited Release in the U.S.

Pablo Trapero’s latest project is headed to the United States… Fox International Productions and 20th Century Fox has announced plans to debut the 44-year-old Argentine filmmaker’s The Clan in early 2016. The period crime drama, which won the...

Oct 24, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Angelica Maria to Star in Epix's Original Series

Angelica Maria to Star in Epix’s Original Series “Graves”

Things are looking grave for Angélica María… The 70-year-old Mexican-American actress and Grammy-winning singer-songwriter has been cast opposite Nick Nolte and Susan Sarandon in the Epix original series Graves. The single-camera half-hour...

Sep 3, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Espinoza Leads American Pharoah to Victory in First Post-Triple Crown Race

Espinoza Leads American Pharoah to Victory in First Post-Triple Crown Race

Victor Espinoza continues his winning ways… The 43-year-old Mexican jockey, who was named Best Jockey at this year’s ESPY Awards, gave American Pharoah a slight nudge to take control and lead the majestic colt to victory at the Haskell...

Aug 3, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Luna's Drama Pilot

Luna’s Drama Pilot “Casanova” Headed to Amazon Instant Video

Diego Luna is ready to play(boy) on Amazon… The 35-year-old Mexican actor’s drama pilot Casanova will be made available for viewing on Amazon Instant Video in the U.S., UK and Germany on August 7. Casanova, which stars Luna as the famous...

Jul 30, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Aguirre-Sacasa's Drama

Aguirre-Sacasa’s Drama “Riverdale” Headed to the CW

Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa’s Archie is moving… Riverdale, a one-hour drama based on the iconic Archie comic book characters, is moving to the CW. The subversive take on the well-known franchise’s wholesome town of Riverdale and residents Archie,...

Jul 12, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Carey Reveals Track List for Her Greatest Hits Album

Carey Reveals Track List for Her Greatest Hits Album “#1 To Infinity”

Mariah Carey will have you feeling emotions and more in the near future… After releasing the album artwork for Mariah Carey #1 To Infinity, a comprehensive greatest-hits package consisting of all 18 of her Billboard Hot 100 No. 1s, the...

Apr 14, 15 • SpotlightNo Comments »