Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

“El Mariachi” & “Stand and Deliver” Added to National Film Registry’s Preservation List

Robert Rodriguez and Ramón Menéndez have cemented their status as Latino luminaries in American film history. The Mexican-American Rodriguez’s El Mariachi and the Cuban-born Menéndez’s Stand and Deliver have been selected as this year’s...

Dec 28, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »

“World Go Boom” with Mars, Lopez & Pitbull, Etc.

It should come as no surprise that this year’s “United State of Pop” mashup, courtesy of DJ Earworm, features la musica of several Latino artists. After all, Bruno Mars, Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull have dominated the Billboard charts this year....

Dec 28, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Padilha Ready to Remake RoboCop

Padilha Ready to Remake RoboCop

Jose Padilha has massive plans for his remake of the 1980s cult classic RoboCop. The 44-year-old Brazilian director says the film will not only be jam-packed with action scenes, but also offer aggresive social satirical commentary. “The satire...

Dec 27, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Trejo Takes on

Trejo Takes on “Bad Ass” Role…

He’s played a baddie in films like Spy Kids, Desperado and Machete… But now Danny Trejo’s ready to star as a badass crime fighter. The 67-year-old Mexican-American actor is starring in Bad Ass, a film that centers on a bearded man who isn’t...

Dec 27, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
A Shirtless New Year's Eve for Posey?

A Shirtless New Year’s Eve for Posey?

Tyler Posey isn’t afraid to lose his shirt when it comes to making his next TV appearance a smash… In the latest promo for MTV’s NYE in NYC 2012 special, the 20-year-old part-Mexican Teen Wolf star, who will co-host the festivities, teases...

Dec 27, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Fat Joe & Chris Brown Ready for

Fat Joe & Chris Brown Ready for “Another Round”…

Fat Joe has partnered with Chris Brown for “another round” of oh-so-catchy music… The 41-year-old half-Cuban/half-Puerto Rican American rapper—who recently shed 88 pounds off his previous weight of 350 pounds—jams out with Brown in the...

Dec 26, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Lovato Releases Lyric Video for Her Latest Single...

Lovato Releases Lyric Video for Her Latest Single…

Demi Lovato is giving her fans an extra-special gift this Christmas… The former Disney star has just released a lyric music video featuring the written words to her song “Give Your Heart a Break.“ The 19-year-old part-Mexican...

Dec 25, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Morales to Guest Star on HBO's The Newsroom

Morales to Guest Star on HBO’s The Newsroom

Breaking news! Natalie Morales is heading to HBO’s upcoming cable news-themed drama series. The Cuban-American actress has signed on to appear on The Newsroom, where she’ll guest star as Kaylee, the girlfriend of Dev Patel’s character, Neal....

Dec 24, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Prometheus: Rapace's Next Blockbuster?

Prometheus: Rapace’s Next Blockbuster?

She’s scored her first No. 1 movie in the United States… And, it looks like Noomi Rapace has a good chance at a second! The 31-year-old half-Spanish actress—who is currently starring in the box office hit Sherlock Holmes: A Game of...

Dec 23, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Louis C.K. Feeling Extra Generous This Holiday

Louis C.K. Feeling Extra Generous This Holiday

‘Tis the season of giving… And, this holiday Louis C.K. is giving away a bulk of his earnings from his online comedy special to various charities. During a recent appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, the 44-year-old part-Mexican...

Dec 23, 11 • EntertainmentNo Comments »