Archive for the ‘Spotlight’ Category

Quijano Named Anchor of CBS Weekend News

Quijano Named Anchor of CBS Weekend News

Elaine Quijano’s weekends have filled up… The Latina television journalist will anchor CBS News’ evening newscasts, which are being rebranded as CBS Weekend News starting this weekend. Jim Axelrod, who has anchored the Saturday edition since...

May 3, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
New Trailer Released for Leto's

New Trailer Released for Leto’s “Suicide Squad”

The Joke(r)’s on Jared Leto… The 44-year-old part-Spanish American actor/singer and his Suicide Squad co-stars Will Smith, Margot Robbie and Cara Delevingne took to the stage at the MTV Movie Awards to unveil the new trailer for the film....

Apr 11, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
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 »