Archive for the ‘Spotlight’ Category

Mariano Rivera Among 20 New Candidates on the MLB Hall of Fame Ballot

Mariano Rivera Among 20 New Candidates on the MLB Hall of Fame Ballot

Mariano Rivera is on the ballot… The 42-year-old Panamanian former Major League Baseball pitcher is among 20 new candidates on the Hall of Fame ballot for the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, joined by 15 holdovers headed by...

Nov 19, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Freeform Releases Trailer for Odette Annable's Holiday Rom-Com

Freeform Releases Trailer for Odette Annable’s Holiday Rom-Com “No Sleep ‘Til Christmas”

Odette Annable isn’t sleeping a wink this holiday season… Freeform has released the official trailer for No Sleep ‘Til Christmas, starring the 33-year-old Cuban and Colombian American actress and her actor-husband Dave Annable. The original...

Nov 9, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
HBO Films Acquires Worldwide Rights to Anthony Gonzalez’s Immigration Drama

HBO Films Acquires Worldwide Rights to Anthony Gonzalez’s Immigration Drama “Icebox”

Anthony Gonzalez’s timely project is headed to HBO… HBO Filmshas acquired the worldwide rights to director-writer Daniel Sawka’s immigration drama Icebox, starring the 14-year-old Latino actor. The film, which premiered at this year’s...

Oct 27, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »

Cardi B to Headline SoCal’s Rolling Loud Event

Cardi B is on a Roll(ing)… Rolling Loud is invading downtown Los Angeles this holiday season, with the 26-year-old half-Dominican American rap sensation among the big names taking the stage. Rolling Loud will take over the Banc of California...

Oct 14, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
France’s TF1 Acquires Alex Pina’s Romantic Thriller

France’s TF1 Acquires Alex Pina’s Romantic Thriller “The Pier”

Alex Pina’s latest project is feeling the love… France’s TF1 has acquired the Spanish television producer’s Movistar + Original The Pier, sold by Beta Film, and produced with Atresmedia Studios. Also produced by Pina and Esther...

Oct 14, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
J.D. Pardo’s

J.D. Pardo’s “Mayans M.C.” Earns Highest Rated Cable Series Premiere Honors

J.D. Pardo’s ridin’high… After a solid Live+same daydebut, the 38-year-old Argentine and Salvadoran American actor’s series Mayans M.C., FX’s Sons of Anarchy spinoff, drew 2.5 million Adults 18-49, up+84% from Live+same day, 2.8...

Sep 11, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Yuri Among the Latin Recording Academy's 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Honorees

Yuri Among the Latin Recording Academy’s 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Honorees

Yuri‘s achievements will be celebrated in November… The Latin Recording Academy has revealed the list of artists who will receive the special awards at the 2018 Latin Grammys, with the 54-year-old Mexican singer, actress and TV host among the...

Aug 30, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Lin-Manuel Miranda's

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Moana” Soundtrack Surpasses 1 Million Copies Sold Mark

Oh how far Lin-Manuel Miranda will go… On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart (dated August 25), the 38-year-old Puerto Rican composer, lyricist, playwright, rapper and actor’s soundtrack to Moana reaches a sales milestone. The soundtrack...

Aug 26, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Bruno Soares & Jamie Murray Claim Cincinnati Masters Men's Doubles Title

Bruno Soares & Jamie Murray Claim Cincinnati Masters Men’s Doubles Title

It’s turning out to be a winning month for Bruno Soares… The 36-year-old Brazilian tennis player and his partner, Britain’s Jamie Murray, won their second doubles title of August with victory in the Cincinnati Masters final. Soares and...

Aug 20, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
William Levy Lands Series Regular Role on Fox's Music Drama Series

William Levy Lands Series Regular Role on Fox’s Music Drama Series “Star”

William Levy’s star is on the rise… The 37-year-old Cuban actor is joining the cast of Fox’s music drama series Star as a new series regular for the upcoming third season. Levy will play Mateo Ferrera, a driven media mogul who can charm...

Aug 18, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »