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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 »
Gloria Estefan Becomes First Cuban-American to Receive Kennedy Center Honors

Gloria Estefan Becomes First Cuban-American to Receive Kennedy Center Honors

It’s an extra special honor for Gloria Estefan… The 60-year-old Cuban singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman, who became a naturalized citizen of the United States in 1974, was among the honorees at Sunday night’s 40th edition of the...

Dec 4, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gina Rodriguez Receives Bill of Rights Award from the ACLU of Southern California 

Gina Rodriguez Receives Bill of Rights Award from the ACLU of Southern California 

Gina Rodriguez fits the bill… The 33-year-old Puerto Rican actress and Jane the Virgin star was honored Sunday by the ACLU of Southern California at the group’s annual Bill of Rights dinner. Rodriguez received the Bill of Rights award for...

Dec 4, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Bruno Mars Snags Five Trophies at the Soul Train Awards

Bruno Mars Snags Five Trophies at the Soul Train Awards

Bruno Mars is livin’ la vida locomotive… The 32-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer proved to be the big winner at this year’s Soul Train Awards, which celebrate the best in black music and entertainment. Mars topped the list of winners with his...

Nov 27, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Win Four Latin Grammys for

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Win Four Latin Grammys for “Despacito”

Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee proved to be the night’s brightest stars at this year’s Latin Grammy Awards. The 39-year-old Puerto Rican singer and the 40-year-old reggaeton star, the artists behind this year’s global smash single...

Nov 17, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Los Del Río Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Recording Academy

Los Del Río Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Recording Academy

Holy Macarena! Los Del Río are getting some love more than 20 years after gaining international acclaim… This week, the Spanish Latin pop and dance duo behind the smash-hit dance single “Macarena” received a Lifetime Achievement...

Nov 16, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Erika Ender Among the Latin Recording Academy's Inaugural

Erika Ender Among the Latin Recording Academy’s Inaugural “Leading Ladies of Entertainment”

Erika Ender is a leading lady… The Latin Recording Academy will honor the accomplishments of women working in the Latin music industry, including the 42-year-old Panamanian and Brazilian singer, songwriter and actress, with a ceremony recognizing...

Nov 14, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camila Cabello Wins First MTV Europe Music Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello Wins First MTV Europe Music Award as a Solo Artist

Camila Cabello is taking Europe by storm… The 20-year-old Cuban and Mexican singer and former Fifth Harmony member, who recently earned her first No. 1 in the U.K. with her hit single “Havana,” earned her first-ever MTV EMAs prize as a single...

Nov 13, 17 • Awards1 Comment »
Gabriel Mariño Wins Two Awards at the Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival

Gabriel Mariño Wins Two Awards at the Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival

Gabriel Mariño is the man of the hour in Mexico… The Mexican director’s “Yesterday Wonder I Was” was a big winner at the 6th Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival on Saturday night. Mariño’s black & white low-fi fantasy tale won the Premio...

Nov 11, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camila Cabello to Receive Breakthrough Artist Award at Billboard's Women in Music Event

Camila Cabello to Receive Breakthrough Artist Award at Billboard’s Women in Music Event

Camila Cabello is earning special recognition… The 20-year-old Cuban singer will be honored at Billboard‘s annual Women in Music dinner and awards ceremony in Los Angeles on November 30. Cabello, who rose to acclaim as a member of Fifth...

Nov 8, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »