Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Iglesias Named Favorite Latin Artist at the American Music Awards

Iglesias Named Favorite Latin Artist at the American Music Awards

Enrique Iglesias is America’s favorite Latin music artist with a bullet… The 39-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter picked up the sixth American Music Award of his career for Favorite Latin Artist during Sunday night’s award show. With the win,...

Nov 24, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Iglesias' Hit

Iglesias’ Hit “Bailando” Nabs Three Awards at the Latin Grammys

Enrique Iglesias is bailando with good reason… The 39-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter picked up three awards at this year’s Latin Grammys for his platinum hit “Bailando.” Iglesias and his collaborators on the inescapable track, Descemer...

Nov 21, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Chirino Receives Lifetime Achievement Award During the Latin Recording Academy's Annual Special Awards Presentation

Chirino Receives Lifetime Achievement Award During the Latin Recording Academy’s Annual Special Awards Presentation

It’s a memorable moment for Willy Chirino… The 67-year-old Cuban singer was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award during the Latin Recording Academy‘s annual special awards presentation on Wednesday (Nov. 19). The ceremony, which...

Nov 20, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Ruizpalacios'

Ruizpalacios’ “Güeros” Wins the Main Competition Section at the Los Cabos International Film Festival

Alonso Ruizpalacios continues his winning ways… The Mexican director and screenwriter’s latest film Güeros won the main competition section at the third edition of the Los Cabos International Film Festival. Güeros, a road movie revolving...

Nov 17, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
Almodovar Receives France's Prix Lumiere for His Lifetime Filmmaking Achievements

Almodovar Receives France’s Prix Lumiere for His Lifetime Filmmaking Achievements

Pedro Almodóvar is beloved in France… And he has the prize to prove it! The 65-year-old Spanish filmmaker has received the country’s Prix Lumiere for his lifetime filmmaking career. Almodóvar was overcome by emotion during the tribute ceremony...

Oct 20, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
del Toro Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award at the San Sebastian International Film Festival

del Toro Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award at the San Sebastian International Film Festival

Benicio del Toro is a film don(ostia)… The 48-year-old Puerto Rican actor accepted the Donostia Award for lifetime achievement at the San Sebastian International Film Festival on Friday. In his acceptance speech, del Toro paid homage to his...

Sep 27, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
del Solar's

del Solar’s “Magallanes” Wins Films in Progress Award at San Sebastian Film Festival

The first time’s the charm for Salvador del Solar… The 44-year-old Peruvian actor’s directorial debut Magallanes picked up the Films in Progress award on Wednesday night at the San Sebastian Film Festival. del Solar’s film portrays a man...

Sep 25, 14 • AwardsNo Comments »
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 »