Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Serrat Named the 2014 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

Serrat Named the 2014 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

Joan Manuel Serrat is preparing to receive an honor befitting a music legend… The 70-year-old Spanish singer/songwriter has been declared the 2014 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year. He’ll be feted during a special gala event on November...

Sep 10, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Mota Earns Her First-Ever Streamy Award for Fashion Program of the Year

Mota Earns Her First-Ever Streamy Award for Fashion Program of the Year

Bethany Mota is a stream sensation… The 18-year-old half-Mexican YouTube vlogger and fashionista and soon-to-be contestant on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars has won her first-ever Streamy Award. During Sunday’s show at the Beverly Hilton...

Sep 8, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Maldonado & Her Pentatonix Mates Win Streamy Award for Best Cover Song in Pre-Live Stream

Maldonado & Her Pentatonix Mates Win Streamy Award for Best Cover Song in Pre-Live Stream

Life is but a stream(y) for Kirstie Maldonado… The half-Mexican American/part-Spanish artist and her fellow Pentatonix group mates have been recognized as winners in one of the 33 Streamy Awards categories announced during a pre-live stream, ahead...

Sep 5, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
del Toro to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at  San Sebastian International Film Festival

del Toro to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at San Sebastian International Film Festival

Benicio del Toro is about to add another award to his collection… The 48-year-old Puerto Rican actor and film producer and Oscar-winner will receive the Donostia Award for Lifetime Achievement at the San Sebastian International Film Festival. del...

Sep 2, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Louis C.K. Picks Up Third Consecutive Writing Emmy at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards

Louis C.K. Picks Up Third Consecutive Writing Emmy at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards

Louis C.K. has the write stuff… And, the Emmy to prove it. The 46-year-old Mexican American actor, comedian, writer, director and producer picked up his third consecutive writing Emmy at Monday night’s 66th Primetime Emmy Awards. Louis C.K., who...

Aug 26, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Fifth Harmony Named MTV Artist to Watch at the MTV Video Music Awards

Fifth Harmony Named MTV Artist to Watch at the MTV Video Music Awards

Ally Brooke Hernandez, Camila Cabello and Lauren Jauregui have officially hung the moon(man). The Latina singers and their fellow Fifth Harmony members, who performed their single “BO$$” during the MTV Video Music Awards pre-show, won their...

Aug 25, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Miranda Wins His First-Ever Emmy at Saturday's Creative Arts Emmys

Miranda Wins His First-Ever Emmy at Saturday’s Creative Arts Emmys

Lin-Manuel Miranda has some new hardware for his mantel… The 34-year-old Puerto Rican composer, rapper, lyricist, and actor was awarded his first-ever Emmy at this year’s Creative Arts Emmys, which were held Saturday night at Los Angeles’...

Aug 17, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Lovato Leads the Pack of Latino Teen Choice Award Winners with Two Surfboards

Lovato Leads the Pack of Latino Teen Choice Award Winners with Two Surfboards

Demi Lovato is the Latina teen choice… The 21-year-old part-Mexican American singer/actress and former The X Factor judge took home two awards at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards, which were held at Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on Sunday. Lovato,...

Aug 11, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gomez to Receive Ultimate Choice Honors at Teen Choice Awards

Gomez to Receive Ultimate Choice Honors at Teen Choice Awards

There’s no denying Selena Gomez is the ultimate entertainer, making her mark on the music charts, television and film. And now she’ll have a special prize to prove it. The 22-year-old half-Mexican American actress will receive the  Ultimate...

Aug 10, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Thorne Receives Special Prize at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards

Thorne Receives Special Prize at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards

Bella Thorne is Young Hollywood royalty… The 16-year-old half-Cuban American actress and former Disney Channel star picked up a special award at the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards. Thorne received the You’re So Fancy award at the annual awards...

Jul 29, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »