Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Lopez Wins 'Best Scared-As-S**t Performance' at the MTV Movie Awards

Lopez Wins ‘Best Scared-As-S**t Performance’ at the MTV Movie Awards

Jennifer Lopez is the fight queen… The 45-year-old Puerto Rican actress, singer and American Idol judge picked up the second “golden popcorn” statue of her career at Sunday’s MTV Movie Awards, which honor the biggest movies of the...

Apr 13, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gomez Earns Her Ninth Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award

Gomez Earns Her Ninth Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award

She may not be a child anymore, but Selena Gomez is still the kids’ choice. The 22-year-old half-Mexican-American singer-actress picked up the ninth orange blimp of her career at Saturday’s Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. Gomez, who most...

Mar 29, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Los Tigres del Norte Receive Special GLAAD Award for

Los Tigres del Norte Receive Special GLAAD Award for “Era Diferente”

Los Tigres del Norte have plenty of reason to be GLAAD… The norteño band received the Special Recognition (Spanish Language) Award at the 26th annual GLAAD Media Awards, held on March 21 at Los Angeles’ Beverly Hilton. Los Tigres del Norte ...

Mar 23, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Jesse & Joy Honored at the ASCAP Film & Television Music Awards

Jesse & Joy Honored at the ASCAP Film & Television Music Awards

Jesse & Joy have a new premio to add to their trophy case… The Mexican pop group, comprised of the brother-sister tandem of Jesse Huerta and Joy Huerta, was honored by its peers Monday at ASCAP‘s 30th annual Film & Television...

Mar 11, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Pentatonix Among 50 Acts to Be Honored at the 2015 YouTube Music Awards

Pentatonix Among 50 Acts to Be Honored at the 2015 YouTube Music Awards

There’s no doubt Kirstie Maldonado is YouTube sensation… After all, the video for Pentatonix’ Grammy-winning “Daft Punk” single has garnered more than 122-million views alone. And now the 22-year-old half-Mexican/part-Spanish singer and...

Mar 3, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
González Iñárritu Takes Home Three Oscars, Including Best Picture, for

González Iñárritu Takes Home Three Oscars, Including Best Picture, for “Birdman”

And just like that, Alejandro González Iñárritu is a three-time Oscar winner… The 51-year-old Mexican filmmaker, who had previously come away empty-handed after four previous nominations, walked away with three golden statuettes as the 87th...

Feb 23, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Lubezki Wins Best Cinematography Award at This Year's BAFTA Awards

Lubezki Wins Best Cinematography Award at This Year’s BAFTA Awards

Emmanuel Lubezki is a hit across the pond… again! The Mexican cinematographer on Sunday won his second BAFTA Award in as many years. During the film awards ceremony at the Royal Opera House in London, Lubezki picked up the cinematography award...

Feb 9, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Corea Leads the Pack of Latino Winners at the 2015 Grammy Awards

Corea Leads the Pack of Latino Winners at the 2015 Grammy Awards

Chick Corea has added new trophies to his extensive Grammy collection… The 73-year-old part-Spanish jazz and fusion musician earned two awards at Sunday’s Grammy Awards, raising his total Grammy count to 22. Corea, who came into the night at the...

Feb 9, 15 • Awards1 Comment »
González Iñárritu Wins Top Prize at the Directors Guild of America Awards

González Iñárritu Wins Top Prize at the Directors Guild of America Awards

Alejandro González Iñárritu is feeling peer pleasure… The 51-year-old Mexican filmmaker took home the top prize for helming Birdman at the Directors Guild of America’s DGA Awards ceremony on Saturday. González Iñárritu’s win furthers the...

Feb 8, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Vega, the Reigning Miss Colombia, Named Miss Universe

Vega, the Reigning Miss Colombia, Named Miss Universe

It’s a crowning achievement for Paulina Vega… The 22-year-old Colombian beauty queen representing her native land, has been crowned Miss Universe. Vega, a relative pageant newcomer, beat out first runner-up Miss USA Nia Sanchez and contestants...

Jan 26, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »