Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Diaz-Matos Wins Two Guild of Music Supervisors Awards for Netflix’s “The Get Down”

There’s no reason for Stephanie Diaz-Matos to get down… The Latina music supervisor picked up two Guild of Music Supervisors Awards. The awards recognize outstanding music supervisors in 14 categories, representing movies, television, games and...

Feb 20, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Jesse & Joy Claim Their First-Ever Grammy Award

Jesse & Joy Claim Their First-Ever Grammy Award

It’s a special first for Jesse & Joy… The Mexican duo, comprised of Jesse Huerta and his sister Joy Huerta, picked up their first ever gramophone at Sunday’s Grammy Awards show. Jesse & Joy, six-time Latin Grammy winners, including...

Feb 13, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Bayona’s “A Monster Calls” Wins Big at Spain’s Goya Awards

J.A. Bayona is celebrating a monster night… The 41-year-old Spanish filmmaker took home the Best Director prize at the Spanish Film Academy’s Goya Awards ceremony over the weekend, while his film A Monster Calls proved to be the night’s big...

Feb 6, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Cravalho Wins Annie Award for Her Voice Work in

Cravalho Wins Annie Award for Her Voice Work in “Moana”

Auli’i Cravalho has reason to celebrate… The 16-year-old part-Puerto Rican actress picked up the Voice Acting in an Animated Feature award at this year’s Annie Awards, the highest honor given for excellence in animation. Cravalho took home the...

Feb 5, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gomez Andreu Wins Spotlight Award at the ASC Awards

Gomez Andreu Wins Spotlight Award at the ASC Awards

There’s a special spotlight on Gorka Gomez Andreu… The Spanish cinematographer picked up the Spotlight Award from American Society of Cinematographers at the 31st annual ASC Awards. Gomez Andreu earned the award for his work on House of Others,...

Feb 5, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Cruz’s “Orange Is the New Black” Named Best Comedy Ensemble at the SAG Awards

Life’s still a SAG (award) for Jackie Cruz… The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards recognized the best performances for the year in both television and film on Sunday night, with the 30-year-old Dominican-American actress, musician and...

Jan 30, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
del Toro to Receive Filmmaker Award from Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE)

del Toro to Receive Filmmaker Award from Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE)

Guillermo del Toro is getting a reel special honor… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker will receive the 2017 MPSE Filmmaker Award from the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE). The organization will celebrate del Toro at the 64th annual Golden Reel...

Jan 29, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Los Lobos to Receive BMI Icon Award

Los Lobos to Receive BMI Icon Award

The members of Los Lobos are reuniting for a special honor… The multiple Grammy-winning rock band from East Los Angeles, best known for their hit version of “La Bamba,” will receive the BMI Icon Award during the organization’s 24th annual...

Jan 27, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Garcia Bernal Picks Up FIPRESCI Prize at the Palm Springs International Film Festival

Garcia Bernal Picks Up FIPRESCI Prize at the Palm Springs International Film Festival

Gael Garcia Bernal is a diamond in the desert… The 38-year-old Mexican actor picked up the FIPRESCI Prize for best actor at the 27th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival for his performance in Pablo Larrain’s Neruda. Garcia Bernal...

Jan 16, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »

The Associated Press Names Miranda Its Entertainer of the Year

Lin-Manuel Miranda isn’t just the man of the hour… He’s the man of the last 8,000-plus hours. The 36-year-old Puerto Rican actor, playwright, composer, rapper, and writer, bested Beyonce, Adele and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, among...

Dec 26, 16 • AwardsNo Comments »