Archive for the ‘Awards’ Category

Gabriel Mariño Wins Two Awards at the Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival

Gabriel Mariño Wins Two Awards at the Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival

Gabriel Mariño is the man of the hour in Mexico… The Mexican director’s “Yesterday Wonder I Was” was a big winner at the 6th Los Cabos Intl. Film Festival on Saturday night. Mariño’s black & white low-fi fantasy tale won the Premio...

Nov 11, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Camila Cabello to Receive Breakthrough Artist Award at Billboard's Women in Music Event

Camila Cabello to Receive Breakthrough Artist Award at Billboard’s Women in Music Event

Camila Cabello is earning special recognition… The 20-year-old Cuban singer will be honored at Billboard‘s annual Women in Music dinner and awards ceremony in Los Angeles on November 30. Cabello, who rose to acclaim as a member of Fifth...

Nov 8, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Selena Gomez Named Billboard's 2017 Woman of the Year

Selena Gomez Named Billboard’s 2017 Woman of the Year

Selena Gomez is the belle of the Billboard ball… The 25-year-old Mexican American singer has been named Billboard’s 2017 Woman of the Year. Gomez, a two-time Billboard 200 chart-leader will be presented with the award on November 30 at the...

Nov 1, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Alejandro G. Inarritu to Receive Special Oscar for His Virtual Reality Installation 

Alejandro G. Inarritu to Receive Special Oscar for His Virtual Reality Installation “Carne y Arena”

Alejandro G. Inarritu is getting a special Oscar… The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted to give a special honorary Oscar to the 54-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s extraordinary virtual reality...

Oct 29, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Juanpa Zurita Takes Home Streamy Award in the International Category

Juanpa Zurita Takes Home Streamy Award in the International Category

Juanpa Zurita is streaming with pride… The 21-year-old Mexican internet personality, vlogger, and model most notable for his YouTube videos, Instagram skits and vlogs has earned his first-ever Streamy Award. Zurita earned the honor in the...

Sep 27, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Lido Pimienta's

Lido Pimienta’s “La Papessa” Wins Polaris Music Prize’s Canadian Album of the Year Title

Lido Pimienta has a massive reason to celebrate… The Colombian Canadian musician’s La Papessa has been declared Canadian album of the year by the Polaris Music Prize grand jury. The award comes with a check for C$50,000 ($41,000) and was...

Sep 19, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Guillermo del Toro's

Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” Wins Top Prize at the Venice Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro has reason to roar… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s lyrical period fairy tale, The Shape of Water, was awarded the top prize Golden Lion at this year’s Venice Film Festival. del Toro’s fantasy premiered on the Lido...

Sep 10, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Fifth Harmony Wins Best Pop Video at the MTV Video Music Awards

Fifth Harmony Wins Best Pop Video at the MTV Video Music Awards

Ally Brooke Hernandez and Lauren Jauregui have a big reason to get down… The Latina singers and their fellow Fifth Harmony members picked up the Best Pop Video award at Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards for the clip for their single “Down,”...

Aug 28, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Justina Machado Wins First-Ever Imagen Award for Her

Justina Machado Wins First-Ever Imagen Award for Her “One Day at a Time” Performance

The third time’s the charm for Justina Machado… The 44-year-old Puerto Rican actress, a three-time nominee, picked up her first Imagen Award. The awards honor the positive portrayal and creative excellence of Latinos and Latino cultures on...

Aug 19, 17 • Awards1 Comment »
Olga Tañon to Receive Legacy Award at the Premios Tu Mundo Awards

Olga Tañon to Receive Legacy Award at the Premios Tu Mundo Awards

Olga Tañon’s legacy is being celebrated… The 50-year-old Puerto Rican singer will be honored with the Jenni Rivera Legacy Award at the sixth edition of the Premios Tu Mundo, according to Telemundo. Tañon, a multiple Grammy and Latin Grammy...

Aug 17, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »