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Mexico Selects del Amo's

Mexico Selects del Amo’s “Cantinflas” as its Best Foreign Language Film Oscar Submission

Sebastián del Amo is one step closer to a possible Academy Award nomination… The Mexican filmmaker’s second feature film Cantinflas has been named by Mexico as its Best Foreign Language Film Oscar submission, just in time for the film’s...

Sep 13, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Estefan to Receive Special Tribute from Ednita Nazario, Jon Secada and More

Estefan to Receive Special Tribute from Ednita Nazario, Jon Secada and More

Gloria Estefan is about to get a celebration worthy of a living legend… The 57-year-old Cuban singer’s peers, including Ednita Nazario and Jon Secada, will pay tribute to the Latin superstar when Estefan is inducted into the Latin Songwriters...

Sep 12, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
The Los Angeles Opera Extends Domingo's Contract as General Director

The Los Angeles Opera Extends Domingo’s Contract as General Director

Call it a case of ‘tenor tenure’ for Placido Domingo… The 73-year-old Spanish tenor and conductor’s contract as general director of the Los Angeles Opera has been extended through the 2018-19 season. Domingo became an artistic consultant...

Sep 9, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Fabolous Earns a BET Hip-Hop Award Nomination for Best Mixtape

Fabolous Earns a BET Hip-Hop Award Nomination for Best Mixtape

Fabolous is a mixtape master… And, he could soon have a special award to prove it. The 36-year-old half-Dominican American hip-hop recording artist has earned a 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards nomination. Fabolous – who won a BET Hip-Hop Award in 2009...

Sep 5, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Lopez to Appear as the First Guest on

Lopez to Appear as the First Guest on “The Meredith Vieira Show”

Jennifer Lopez is about to be Meredith Vieira’s first…. An exclusive interview with the45-year-old Puerto Rican singer, actress and American Idol judge will be featured on the first edition of The Meredith Vieira Show when it premieres on...

Sep 4, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Galavis and Girlfriend Nikki Ferrell to Appear on VH1's

Galavis and Girlfriend Nikki Ferrell to Appear on VH1’s “Couples Therapy”

Former Bachelor stud Juan Pablo Galavis is headed to counseling… The 33-year-old Venezuelan American former pro soccer star, who found love on ABC’s reality dating competition show, and his love Nikki Ferrell have signed on to appear on VH1’s...

Sep 2, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Carey Atop Time Magazine's 'Ultimate Pop Stardom' List

Carey Atop Time Magazine’s ‘Ultimate Pop Stardom’ List

Mariah Carey is the ultimate pop star… The 44-year-old half-Venezuelan American singe ranks at the top of Time magazine’s The Ultimate Ranking of Pop Stardom list of artists/musicians when it comes to generating hit songs. The artists were...

Aug 31, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Carey Reportedly Being Eyed to Replace Celine Dion at Caesars Palace's Colosseum

Carey Reportedly Being Eyed to Replace Celine Dion at Caesars Palace’s Colosseum

Mariah Carey is reportedly in the running to take over the Palace for a time… The 44-year-old half-Venezuelan American Grammy-winning singer is reportedly being eyed to replace Celine Dion at the Colosseum at Las Vegas’ Caesars Palace,...

Aug 30, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Shakira Expecting Her Second Child with Gerard Piqué

Shakira Expecting Her Second Child with Gerard Piqué

Shakira is expanding her family… The 37-year-old Colombian superstar is pregnant with her second child. “Yes, we are expecting our second baby!! Thank you for all your well wishes!” she wrote Thursday on her Facebook page. Shakira and...

Aug 29, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Alba Throws Out Impressive First Pitch at Dodgers Game

Alba Throws Out Impressive First Pitch at Dodgers Game

Sure she’s known as a Hollywood sex symbol… But, Jessica Alba is also one athletic woman. The 33-year-old half-Mexican American actress proved that on Sunday when she threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Dodger Stadium. Even though she could...

Aug 18, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »