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Gonzalez to Star in Netflix's Drug Cartel Drama

Gonzalez to Star in Netflix’s Drug Cartel Drama “Narcos”

Nicholas Gonzalez is reporting for duty… The 40-year-old Mexican American actor has booked a recurring role on the upcoming third season of Netflix’s drug cartel drama Narcos. Gonzalez will play Lopez, a capable and experienced American DEA...

Nov 10, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
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Juanes’ “Fuego” Rises to No. 1 on Billboard’s Latin Airplay Chart

Juanes is en fuego… The 44-year-old Colombian musician has earned his 11th No. 1 on Billboard’s Latin Airplay chart (dated Nov. 12) with his latest single, “Fuego,” soaring 6-1 in its fourth charting week (with a 33 percent rise, to 13.7...

Nov 4, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
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J Balvin’s “Ay Vamos” Video Surpasses the Billion-Views Mark on YouTube

J Balvin has a billion reason to smile… The 31-year-old Colombian singer’s music video “Ay vamos” surpassed the billion-views mark on YouTube earlier this week, making him the first Latin urban artist to reach ten digits with...

Oct 29, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
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Peña Starring in “Murder On The Orient Express” Remake

Michael Peña is taking the rails… The 40-year-old Mexican American actor has signed on to star in Murder On The Orient Express, the 20th Century Fox remake of the Agatha Christie classic that’s being directed by Kenneth Branagh. Peña joins a...

Oct 21, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Lopez Working on New, All-Spanish Album Alongside Marc Anthony

Lopez Working on New, All-Spanish Album Alongside Marc Anthony

Jennifer Lopez is switching tongues… The 47-year-old Puerto Rican singer/actress is hard at work on a new, all-Spanish album, alongside ex-husband Marc Anthony, who will act as executive producer, according to Billboard. The album is scheduled for...

Oct 7, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Velasquez to Star in Faith-Based Film

Velasquez to Star in Faith-Based Film “A Question of Faith”

Jaci Velasquez is keeping the Faith… The 36-year-old part-Spanish and part-Mexican American actress and singer has signed on to star in Silver Lining Entertainment’s A Question of Faith. The faith-based film revolves around three...

Sep 13, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Roday to Direct Two Episodes of Syfy's Grindhouse-Inspired Drama

Roday to Direct Two Episodes of Syfy’s Grindhouse-Inspired Drama “Blood Drive”

James Roday has extra Drive… The 40-year-old Mexican American actor and former Psych star has been hired to direct two episodes of Blood Drive, Syfy’s 13-episode straight-to-series, grindhouse cinema-inspired drama. Set in a near-apocalyptic...

Sep 12, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Reyes Releases New Single

Reyes Releases New Single “Louder”

Sofía Reyes is getting loud(er)… The 20-year-old Mexican singer and songwriter has released her new single “Louder,” featuring Canadian artist Francesco Yates, and trumpeter Spencer Ludwig. 45 The upbeat and energetic...

Sep 2, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Fifth Harmony Wins Two Moonmen at the MTV Video Music Awards

Fifth Harmony Wins Two Moonmen at the MTV Video Music Awards

It’s double the treble for Lauren Jauregui, Camila Cabello and Ally Brooke Hernandez… The Latina singers and their fellow Fifth Harmony members won two Moonmen at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. The all-girl group took home the trophy for Best...

Aug 29, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Okimoto Wins Bronze in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2016 Rio Games

Okimoto Wins Bronze in the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2016 Rio Games

The third time’s the charm for Poliana Okimoto… The 33-year-old Brazilian long-distance swimmer, one of the oldest swimmers among the 50 finalists in the men’s and women’s Olympic 10K Marathon Swim at the 2016 Rio Games, is taking...

Aug 16, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »