Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Leyva and Her

Leyva and Her “Orange Is the New Black” Castmates Take Home Second Consecutive SAG Award

Life’s still a SAG for Selenis Leyva… This weekend, the 43-year-old Cuban and Dominican actress and her fellow Orange Is the New Black castmates took home the award for Best Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series at the Screen Actors...

Jan 31, 16 • AwardsNo Comments »
Iglesias Wins Favorite Latin Artist at the American Music Awards

Iglesias Wins Favorite Latin Artist at the American Music Awards

It’s Lucky No. 7 for Enrique Iglesias… The 40-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter picked up his seventh AMA at Sunday night’s American Music Awards. Iglesias beat out Ricky Martin and Romeo Santos for Favorite Latin Artist. “I can’t...

Nov 23, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Lafourcade Leads the Pack of Latin Grammy Winners

Lafourcade Leads the Pack of Latin Grammy Winners

Natalia Lafourcade is this year’s Latin Grammys darling… The 31-year-old Mexican pop-rock singer-songwriter proved to be the big winner at this year’s awards show. Lafourcade made good on four of her five nominations for her album Hasta la...

Nov 20, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Guerra's

Guerra’s “Embrace of the Serpent” Wins Best Film at Mar del Plata Film Fest

Ciro Guerra continues his winning ways… The 34-year-old Colombian film director and screenwriter ‘s latest film Embrace of the Serpent took the Astor award for best film at the 30th edition of the Festival Internacional de Cine de Mar del...

Nov 8, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Gomez to Receive Chart Topper Award at Billboard’s Women in Music Event

Gomez to Receive Chart Topper Award at Billboard’s Women in Music Event

Selena Gomez is on a hot streak… And, she’s getting an award to prove it! The 23-year-old half-Mexican American singer/actress will receive the Chart Topper award at Billboard’s annual Women in Music event, which will take place on December...

Oct 29, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Sanchez Earns Two World Soundtrack Awards for Composing the Music for

Sanchez Earns Two World Soundtrack Awards for Composing the Music for “Birdman”

Antonio Sanchez is flying high… The 43-year-old Mexican jazz drummer and composer took home two awards on Saturday at the 15th World Soundtrack Awards which served as the finale to the 42nd Film Fest Ghent in Belgium. Sanchez, a Critics Choice...

Oct 25, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Rodriguez & Her

Rodriguez & Her “Furious 7” Costars to Receive Special Hollywood Film Award

Michelle Rodriguez is getting a Furious recognition… The 37-year-old Puerto Rican and Dominican-American actress and her Furious 7 costars will receive a special honor at this year’s Hollywood Film Awards. Furious 7, the Universal Pictures...

Oct 5, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camara Wins Best Actor Award at San Sebastian Film Festival

Camara Wins Best Actor Award at San Sebastian Film Festival

Javier Camara is having a Shell of an awards season… The 48-year-old Spanish actor picked up the Silver Shell for Best Actor at the San Sebastian Film Festival, alongside co-winner Ricardo Darin. Camara and Darin won the double Silver Shell for...

Sep 27, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Café Tacvba to Receive Icon Award at This Year's La Musa Awards

Café Tacvba to Receive Icon Award at This Year’s La Musa Awards

There’s no doubt Café Tacvba is one of the Latin music world’s most iconic bands. And, now they have the award to prove it. The trailblazing Mexican alt-rockers will be honored with the Icon Award at the La Musa Awards, which will take place on...

Sep 17, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Belén Among This Year's Latin Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

Belén Among This Year’s Latin Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award Recipients

It’s a Lifetime honor for Ana Belén… The Latin Recording Academy will honor a diverse group of Latin music icons, including the 64-year-old Spanish songstress, actress and director with special career honors in a celebration coinciding with the...

Sep 16, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »