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Bardem to Serve as a Presenter at This Year's Academy Awards

Bardem to Serve as a Presenter at This Year’s Academy Awards

Javier Bardem has a date with Oscar… The 47-year-old Spanish actor, who won an Academy Award for his role in No Country for Old Men, will serve as a presenter at the 89th Academy Awards on February 26. In addition to Bardem, the latest list of...

Feb 18, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Cabral  Signs with the Agency for the Performing Arts (APA)

Cabral Signs with the Agency for the Performing Arts (APA)

José María Cabral has new representation… The 28-year-old Dominican filmmaker,who just debuted his film Carpinteros at the Sundance Film Festival, has signed with APA (Agency for the Performing Arts) for agency representation. Carpinteros, which...

Feb 17, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Angelique Kidjo to Perform Celia Cruz Tribute at the Hollywood Bowl

Angelique Kidjo to Perform Celia Cruz Tribute at the Hollywood Bowl

Prepare to be bowled over by Celia Cruz’s music… Singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo is set to perform a special tribute to the late Cuban singer, who passed away in July 23 at the age of 77, at the Hollywood Bowl. It’s all part of the 2017 Jazz...

Feb 16, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Kehlani Registers Her First No. 1 on Billboard’s R&B Albums Chart

Kehlani Registers Her First No. 1 on Billboard’s R&B Albums Chart

It’s an especially SweetSexy first for Kehlani… The 21-year-old part-Spanish singer has notched her first No. 1 on Billboard’s R&B Albums chart as SweetSexySavage debuts atop the list dated February 18 with 58,000 equivalent album units...

Feb 12, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Trujillo & His Metallica Bandmates Notch Ninth No. 1 on Billboard's Mainstream Rock Songs Chart

Trujillo & His Metallica Bandmates Notch Ninth No. 1 on Billboard’s Mainstream Rock Songs Chart

Robert Trujillo is feeling the Rise… The 52-year-old Mexican American musician and his Metallica bandmates have notched their ninth No. 1 on Billboard‘s Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart, as “Atlas, Rise!,” the third single...

Feb 12, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Miranda to Perform

Miranda to Perform “How Far I’ll Go” at This Year’s Academy Awards

Lin-Manuel Miranda will go far at this year’s Oscars… The 37-year-old Puerto Rican actor, playwright, composer, rapper, and writer will perform at this year’s Academy Awards, according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences....

Feb 11, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Lelio's

Sony Pictures Classics Acquires Lelio’s “A Fantastic Woman”

Sebastián Lelio’s latest project is expanding globally… Sony Pictures Classics has acquired the North American, Australian and New Zealand rights to the 42-year-old Argentine-Chilean filmmaker’s A Fantastic Woman, ahead of its world...

Feb 10, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Pitbull to Perform as Part of TNT's

Pitbull to Perform as Part of TNT’s “Road Show” During NBA All-Star Weekend

Pitbull is ready for a star-filled night… TNT will bring its “Road Show” to the NBA All-Star weekend, featuring a performance from the 36-year-old Cuban American rap superstar to get the party started. The network has announced that...

Feb 9, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Shakira & Nicky Jam Top List of Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

Shakira & Nicky Jam Top List of Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

Shakira and Nicky Jam are all tied up… The 40-year-old Colombian superstar and the 35-year-old Puerto Rican and Dominican American singer-songwriter top the list of finalists for the 2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards with each earning nine...

Feb 8, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Lovato to Help Celebrate the Music of the Bee Gees at This Year's Grammy Awards

Lovato to Help Celebrate the Music of the Bee Gees at This Year’s Grammy Awards

Demi Lovato is about to experience a little Night Fever… The 24-year-old part-Mexican American singer/actress is set to make a special appearance at this year’s Grammy Awards. Lovato, a first-time Grammy nominee this year (for her album...

Feb 8, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »