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Trapero to Serve as President of the Un Certain Regard Jury at the Cannes Film Festival

Trapero to Serve as President of the Un Certain Regard Jury at the Cannes Film Festival

Pablo Trapero is taking on a presidential role at one of the world’s most highly anticipated film festivals… The 42-year-old Argentinean writer, producer and director has been named the head of the Un Certain Regard jury at this year’s Cannes...

Apr 15, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Mars Named a Finalist in Three Billboard Music Award Categories, Including Top Artist

Mars Named a Finalist in Three Billboard Music Award Categories, Including Top Artist

He’s Billboard’s reigning Artist of the Year… And now Bruno Mars leads the Latino pack of finalists for the 2014 Billboard Music Awards. The 28-year-old part-Puerto Rican singer-songwriter has been named a finalist in three categories,...

Apr 10, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Bonham Carter Nominated for BAFTA TV Award for Portraying Elizabeth Taylor

Bonham Carter Nominated for BAFTA TV Award for Portraying Elizabeth Taylor

Helena Bonham Carter is being recognized for her Elizabethan performance… The 47-year-old part-Spanish actress has earned a nomination for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts’ TV Awards. Bonham Carter – A BAFTA winner in the film...

Apr 7, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Snooki Pregnant with Second Child with Fiance Jionni LaValle

Snooki Pregnant with Second Child with Fiance Jionni LaValle

Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is expanding her empire… The 26-year-old Chilean reality television star has confirmed that she’s expecting her second child with fiance Jionni LaValle. The Jersey Shore and Snooki & Jwoww will give birth in fall,...

Apr 7, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Anthony to Perform at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

Anthony to Perform at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

Marc Anthony won’t just be a favorite at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards, he’ll also be a performer. The 45-year-old Puerto Rican singer-songwriter, the biggest selling tropical salsa artist of all time, has joined the star-studded...

Apr 5, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
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Ronstadt’s “Heart Like a Wheel” Added to the National Recording Registry

One of Linda Ronstadt’s most acclaimed recordings will live on in the archives of American history… The 67-year-old Mexican American singer’s Grammy-winning fifth solo album Heart Like a Wheel has been inducted into the Library of Congress’...

Apr 3, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Shakira to Perform

Shakira to Perform “Medicine” with Blake Shelton at the ACM Awards

Shakira will be upping her medicine this weekend… The 37-year-old Colombian superstar and The Voice coach will perform alongside Blake Shelton at Sunday’s ACM Awards. Shakira and her fellow coach on NBC’s reality singing competition will...

Apr 1, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
de Vita to Receive the Prestigious Billboard Hall of Fame Award

de Vita to Receive the Prestigious Billboard Hall of Fame Award

It’s the Fame game for Franco de Vita… The 60-year-old Venezuelan singer-songwriter will be feted with the Billboard Hall of Fame Award at this year’s Billboard Latin Music Awards, which will take place on April 24. The Billboard Hall of Fame...

Mar 31, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Santos Adds Second Concert Date at New York's Yankee Stadium

Santos Adds Second Concert Date at New York’s Yankee Stadium

Romeo Santos is preparing for a double-header at Yankee Stadium… The 32-year-old Dominican American singer, one of Latin music’s fastest rising superstars, has announced an additional Yankee Stadium concert date for July 11, after selling...

Mar 29, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Santana to Perform

Santana to Perform “Dar um Jeito” at World Cup Closing Ceremony

It’s closing (ceremony) time for Carlos Santana at this year’s World Cup… The 66-year-old Mexican American musician and guitar legend has joined forces with Swedish electro DJ Avicii, Brazilian Latin Grammy winner Alexandre Pires and...

Mar 29, 14 • LATINewsNo Comments »