Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

J Balvin’s “Ginza” Wins Big at the BMI Latin Music Awards

The accolades keep coming for J Balvin… The 31-year-old Colombian singer picked up a big prize at the annual BMI Latin Music Awards, which were held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. J Balvin, who recently joined voices with former...

Mar 23, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Leal’s “Divine Divas” Wins Global Audience Award at South by Southwest Film Festival

Leandra Leal has global appeal… The Brazilian actress-turned-director picked up the Global audience award at this year’s South by Southwest Film Festival for her documentary Divine Divas. Leal first directorial effort pays tribute to several of...

Mar 20, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Mars Receives Innovator Award at the iHeartRadio Music Awards

Mars Receives Innovator Award at the iHeartRadio Music Awards

Bruno Mars is a transformer… The 31-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer-songwriter picked up the Innovator Award at this year’s iHeartRadio Music Awards. But for Mars, who continues to make waves with his musical endeavors, including his latest...

Mar 7, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »

Diaz-Matos Wins Two Guild of Music Supervisors Awards for Netflix’s “The Get Down”

There’s no reason for Stephanie Diaz-Matos to get down… The Latina music supervisor picked up two Guild of Music Supervisors Awards. The awards recognize outstanding music supervisors in 14 categories, representing movies, television, games and...

Feb 20, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Jesse & Joy Claim Their First-Ever Grammy Award

Jesse & Joy Claim Their First-Ever Grammy Award

It’s a special first for Jesse & Joy… The Mexican duo, comprised of Jesse Huerta and his sister Joy Huerta, picked up their first ever gramophone at Sunday’s Grammy Awards show. Jesse & Joy, six-time Latin Grammy winners, including...

Feb 13, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Bayona's

Bayona’s “A Monster Calls” Wins Big at Spain’s Goya Awards

J.A. Bayona is celebrating a monster night… The 41-year-old Spanish filmmaker took home the Best Director prize at the Spanish Film Academy’s Goya Awards ceremony over the weekend, while his film A Monster Calls proved to be the night’s big...

Feb 6, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Cravalho Wins Annie Award for Her Voice Work in

Cravalho Wins Annie Award for Her Voice Work in “Moana”

Auli’i Cravalho has reason to celebrate… The 16-year-old part-Puerto Rican actress picked up the Voice Acting in an Animated Feature award at this year’s Annie Awards, the highest honor given for excellence in animation. Cravalho took home the...

Feb 5, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gomez Andreu Wins Spotlight Award at the ASC Awards

Gomez Andreu Wins Spotlight Award at the ASC Awards

There’s a special spotlight on Gorka Gomez Andreu… The Spanish cinematographer picked up the Spotlight Award from American Society of Cinematographers at the 31st annual ASC Awards. Gomez Andreu earned the award for his work on House of Others,...

Feb 5, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Cruz’s “Orange Is the New Black” Named Best Comedy Ensemble at the SAG Awards

Life’s still a SAG (award) for Jackie Cruz… The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards recognized the best performances for the year in both television and film on Sunday night, with the 30-year-old Dominican-American actress, musician and...

Jan 30, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
del Toro to Receive Filmmaker Award from Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE)

del Toro to Receive Filmmaker Award from Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE)

Guillermo del Toro is getting a reel special honor… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker will receive the 2017 MPSE Filmmaker Award from the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE). The organization will celebrate del Toro at the 64th annual Golden Reel...

Jan 29, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »