Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Camila Cabello Wins First Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello Wins First Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello is the Kids Choice…  The 21-year-old Cuban and Mexican singer has earned her first Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as a solo artist. Cabello, who previously won four awards as a member of Fifth Harmony, was named Favorite Breakout...

Mar 25, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Alonso Ruizpalacios' Starz Pilot for

Alonso Ruizpalacios’ Starz Pilot for “Vida” Wins Audience Award at the SXSW Film Festival

The audience has spoken… And, they’ve given Alonso Ruizpalacios his due prize. The SXSW Film Festival announced its Audience Award winners, with the Mexican film director and co-helmer So Yong Kim’s Vida taking home the Episodic prize. The...

Mar 18, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Residente to Receive BMI Champion Award

Residente to Receive BMI Champion Award

Residente is a true champion… The 40-year-old Puerto Rican singer/songwriter will be receiving the BMI Champion Award at the 25th Annual BMI Latin Awards, Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) announces exclusively on Billboard. It’s the first time in the...

Mar 5, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for

Guillermo del Toro Wins Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for “The Shape of Water”

It’s turned out to be a monster night for Guillermo del Toro… The 53-year-old Mexican filmmaker had a nearly perfect night, picking up his first-ever Academy Awards for his romantic fantasy drama The Shape of Water. del Toro, who co-wrote,...

Mar 5, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Antonio Méndez Esparza Wins John Cassavettes Award at Spirit Awards

Antonio Méndez Esparza Wins John Cassavettes Award at Spirit Awards

Antonio Méndez Esparza has the Spirit…  The Spanish writer /director took home the John Cassavettes Award at the Film Independent Spirit Awards. Méndez Esparza picked up the award for his film Life and nothing more, which he penned and helmed....

Mar 4, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »

“Coco” Co-Director Adrian Molina Picks Up Three Trophies at the Annie Awards

Adrian Molina has plenty of reason to celebrate… The 32-year-old Mexican American filmmaker, screenwriter and storyboard artist’s Coco was the big winner at the 45th annual Annie Awards. The Day of the Dead-themed Disney/Pixar film pummeled...

Feb 4, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro Named Best Director by the Directors Guild of America

Guillermo del Toro Named Best Director by the Directors Guild of America

Guillermo del Toro is having a guild old time… The Directors Guild of America honored outstanding achievement in directing for film and television at the DGA Awards, with the 53-year-old Mexican filmmaker ’s The Shape of Water winning the award...

Feb 3, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Penelope Cruz to Receive Honorary César Award

Penelope Cruz to Receive Honorary César Award

Life is c’est magnifique for Penelope Cruz…  The Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma has chosen the 43-year-old Oscar-winning actress as the recipient of this year’s honorary César Award. Cruz has appeared in five films for...

Jan 30, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Bruno Mars Wins Six Grammys, Including Album, Record & Song of the Year

Bruno Mars Wins Six Grammys, Including Album, Record & Song of the Year

It’s a (24K) magical time for Bruno Mars… The 32-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer-songwriter was the big winner at Sunday night’s Grammy Awards, picking up six gramophones. It was a clean sweep for Mars, who’d previously won five Grammys...

Jan 29, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro's

Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” Named Top Film by the Alliance of Women Film Journalists

Guillermo del Toro’s latest project is resonating with the ladies… The Alliance of Women Film Journalists has selected the 53-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s The Shape of Water as its top film, with del Toro earning top director honors, and...

Jan 11, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »