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Univision to Begin Airing

Univision to Begin Airing “Sesame Amigos” in Saturday Children’s Programming Block

There are some new Amigos heading to Univision… The Spanish-language network will begin airing Season 1 of Sesame Amigos, a new 30-minute Spanish-language program from Sesame Workshop, on August 1 at 8:30 am ET/PT as part of Univision’s...

Jul 29, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Carey to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Carey to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Mariah Carey is about to twinkle a little brighter in Hollywood… The 45-year-old half-Venezuelan American singer will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday, August 5, according to the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. Following...

Jul 28, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
del Toro to Receive Heart of Sarajevo Award at the Sarajevo Film Festival

del Toro to Receive Heart of Sarajevo Award at the Sarajevo Film Festival

Benicio del Toro has a little extra heart… The 48-year-old Puerto Rican actor, an Academy Award and Golden Globe winner, will receive the Heart of Sarajevo Award for his contribution to the art of cinema at this year’s Sarajevo Film Festival....

Jul 27, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Iglesias Leaving Universal for Sony Music

Iglesias Leaving Universal for Sony Music

Enrique Iglesias is switching teams… The 40-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter has left his longtime home at Universal Music Group and signed with Sony Music, according to Billboard. His albums will most likely be released by Sony Music Latin in...

Jul 26, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Mars Earns Five MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Mars Earns Five MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

Bruno Mars is this year’s (Moon)man… The 29-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer-songwriter earned five 2015 MTV Video Music Awards nominations for his collaboration with Mark Ronson on “Uptown Funk.” Mars and Ronson’s video for “Uptown...

Jul 21, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Louis C.K. Earns Six Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

Louis C.K. Earns Six Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

Louis C.K. continues to be an Emmy darling… The nominations for the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards have been announced, with the 47-year-old Mexican American stand up comedian, actor, writer, producer, director and editor earning six nominations....

Jul 16, 15 • LATINews1 Comment »

Gomez Receives Four Teen Choice Award Nods in Second Wave of Nominations

Selena Gomez is still the teen choice… The second wave of Teen Choice Awards nominations have been revealed, with the 22-year-old half-Mexican American singer/actress leading the pack of Latino nominees with four nods. Gomez, who took home the...

Jul 12, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Machado to Pen Book About Her Negative Experiences with Donald Trump

Machado to Pen Book About Her Negative Experiences with Donald Trump

Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado is ready to write the world’s wrongs… The 38-year-old former-beauty-queen-turned-actress/singer is planning to write a book about the “abuses of power” and “racism” she suffered at the hands of Donald...

Jul 11, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Lovato to Replace Ariana Grande as the Headline Act at the MLB All-Star Game Concert

Lovato to Replace Ariana Grande as the Headline Act at the MLB All-Star Game Concert

Demi Lovato is ready for an all-star affair… The 22-year-old part-Mexican American actress has come aboard as the new headline act for the MLB All-Star Game concert on Saturday night (July 11), replacing previously announced headliner Ariana...

Jul 9, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Manzano Leaving

Manzano Leaving “Sesame Street” After 45 Years of Portraying Maria

Sonia Manzano is leaving one of television’s most beloved neighborhoods… The 65-year-old Puerto Rican actress writer, who played Maria on PBS’ Sesame Street is leaving the show after a 45 year run. Manzano revealed her retirement earlier this...

Jul 3, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »