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Miranda’s “Down Argentine Way” and “The Gang’s All Here” Added to the National Film Registry

Carmen Miranda is a national (registry) treasure… The late half-Brazilian actress, singer and dancer’s work will now be preserved for all time. The Library of Congress has added 25 films to the National Film Registry, including two of...

Dec 18, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Trujillo's Metallica Partners with the San Jose Sharks for Metallica Night

Trujillo’s Metallica Partners with the San Jose Sharks for Metallica Night

Robert Trujillo is ready to rock the ice… The 50-year-old Mexican American musician and his Metallica bandmates have declared January 21 as “Metallica Night,” on what will otherwise be a contest between their hometown team, the San Jose...

Dec 17, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Gonzalez Iñárritu’s

Gonzalez Iñárritu’s “Birdman” Earns Six London Critics’ Circle Film Awards Nominations

Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu’s awards season just keeps getting better… The 51-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s critically acclaimed film Birdman has picked up six nominations from the London Critics’ Circle. In addition to earning a nomination...

Dec 17, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
González Iñárritu's

González Iñárritu’s “Birdman” Earns 13 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Nominations

Alejandro González Iñárritu has impressed the critics… The 51-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s dark comedy Birdman has earned a whopping 13 nominations from the Broadcast Film Critics Association’s 20th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards....

Dec 15, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Rodriguez Joining NBC News as SVP Editorial

Rodriguez Joining NBC News as SVP Editorial

Janelle Rodriguez is switching teams… The Latina television executive is leaving CNN and joining NBC News as SVP Editorial. Starting in January, Rodriguez will work with editorial chiefs across all platforms, according to NBC News chief Deborah...

Dec 14, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Rodriguez Earns First-Ever Golden Globe Nomination

Rodriguez Earns First-Ever Golden Globe Nomination

Gina Rodriguez is a globe-al sensation… The 30-year-old Puerto Rican actress has earned her first-ever Golden Globe nomination. Rodriguez picked up the nod from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association in the Best Actress in a TV Series, Musical or...

Dec 12, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Louis C.K. Earns SAG Award Nomination for His Work on FX's

Louis C.K. Earns SAG Award Nomination for His Work on FX’s “Louie”

Louis C.K. is a multi-talented man… The 47-year-old Mexican American actor/stand-up comedian, who recently earned two Writers Guild Award nominations for penning his critically acclaimed FX comedy series Louie, has earned a Screen Actors Guild...

Dec 11, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Pitbull Named to Facebook's Year-End List of the Most Talked-About Entertainers

Pitbull Named to Facebook’s Year-End List of the Most Talked-About Entertainers

Pitbull may soon change his nickname from Mr. 305 to Mr. Nationwide. The 33-year-old Cuban American has landed on Facebook’s list of this year’s most talked-about people in the United States. Pitbull, the only Latino/a entertainer on the social...

Dec 10, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
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Iglesias’ “Bailando” Lands at No. 2 on YouTube’s List of 2014’s Top 10 Music Videos

Enrique Iglesias is bailando his way into this year’s music history books… The 39-year-old Spanish singer-songwriter, who was named Favorite Latin Artist at this year’s American Music Awards, has landed on YouTube’s list of 2014’s top 10...

Dec 10, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Blacc Receives Two NAACP Image Award Nominations

Blacc Receives Two NAACP Image Award Nominations

Aloe Blacc may be the man to beat… The 35-year-old Panamanian American singer-songwriter has landed two NAACP Image Award nods, making him this year’s most nominated Latino entertainer. Presented by the National Association for the Advancement...

Dec 10, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »