Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Leto Wins Best On-Screen Transformation at the MTV Movie Awards

Leto Wins Best On-Screen Transformation at the MTV Movie Awards

Jared Leto is the ultimate transformer… The 42-year-old part-Spanish actor/singer took home the prize for Best On-Screen Transformation at the 2014 MTV Movie Awards, which were handed out Sunday at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. Leto won the...

Apr 14, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Bichir's FX Series

Bichir’s FX Series “The Bridge” Earns Peabody Award

Demián Bichir’s critically acclaimed television series has earned a coveted award. The 2014 Peabody Award winners — highlighting the best in television, radio and web storytelling — were announced this week on CBS This Morning, with...

Apr 6, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Cuaron Named Best Director at the Britain's Empire Awards

Cuaron Named Best Director at the Britain’s Empire Awards

There seems to be no stopping Alfonso Cuaron when it comes to picking up prizes… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker, who took home two Academy Awards earlier this month, was named Best Director at the Jameson Empire Awards for helming the Sandra...

Mar 31, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Tena Earns Best Actress Honors at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival

Tena Earns Best Actress Honors at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival

Natalia Tena has gone the distance at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival… The 29-year-old Spanish actress – born and raised in England – tied Elena Anaya (Todos Estan Muertos) for best actress honors at the fest over the weekend. Tena, best...

Mar 30, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gomez Earns Top Honors at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards

Gomez Earns Top Honors at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards

Selena Gomez is the kids’ choice… The 21-year-old half-Mexican American singer/actress took home top music honors at Nickelodeon‘s 27th annual Kids’ Choice Awards during the Mark Wahlberg-hosted ceremony, which aired live on...

Mar 30, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Daddy Yankee's

Daddy Yankee’s “Limbo” Recognized at the ASCAP Latin Music Awards

Daddy Yankee has plenty of reason to celebrate… The 37-year-old Puerto Rican reggaeton singer-songwriter’s “Limbo” has been named Song of the Year at the ASCAP Latin Music Awards. The track, released as a Spanish-language song and bilingual...

Mar 20, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Luna's

Luna’s “Chavez” Claims an Audience Award at the South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival

The future looks like bright for Diego Luna’s biopic on Cesar Chavez… The 34-year-old Mexican actor-turned-director’s film Chavez about the life of the life of Mexican American labor leader and civil rights activist earned an audience award at...

Mar 17, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Coimbra's

Coimbra’s “A Wolf at the Door” Wins Big at the Miami Film Fest

Fernando Coimbra is the Wolf of Miami… The Brazilian filmmaker’s A Wolf at the Door was the big winner at the Miami Film Fest’s awards night ceremony held over the weekend. The Brazilian film, a dark thriller that premiered at the Toronto Film...

Mar 17, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Cuarón Takes Home Two Academy Awards for

Cuarón Takes Home Two Academy Awards for “Gravity”

Alfonso Cuarón has matching Oscars to place on his mantel… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker, a three-time nominee at this year’s Academy Awards, took home two prizes during the awards show. Cuarón was named Best Director for helming the 3D...

Mar 3, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Leto Wins His First-Ever Independent Spirit Award for

Leto Wins His First-Ever Independent Spirit Award for “Dallas Buyers Club”

Jared Leto has the spirit (award)… The 42-year-old part-Spanish American actor/singer picked up the first Independent Spirit Award of his career on Saturday, winning the Best Supporting Actor prize for his performance in Dallas Buyers Club. In...

Mar 2, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »