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Jayro Bustamante’s “La Llorona” Among Films In Competion at the BFI London Film Festival

Jayro Bustamante is ready to compete.. The 63rd BFI London Film Festival has unveiled the 10 films set to enter the Official Competition at the fest, with the 42-year-old Guatemalan film director and screenwriter’s La Llorona making the list....

Aug 29, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Colombia Selects Alejandro Landes'

Colombia Selects Alejandro Landes’ “Monos” as Its Pick for the Oscar’s International Feature Film Race

Alejandro Landes is representing Colombia… The 39-year-old Brazil-born Colombian-Ecuadorian film director’s latest project, the Spanish-language survival thriller Monos, has been selected as Colombia’s selection for the International...

Aug 29, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Amanda Nunes to Appear in ESPN The Magazine’s Upcoming Body Issue

Amanda Nunes is ready to grin andbareit…A The 31-year-old Brazilian mixed martial artist is among the athletes featured in the final print edition of ESPN The Magazine‘s Body Issue. Nunes, who competes in...

Aug 27, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Anuel AA's Single

Anuel AA’s Single “China,” with Daddy Yankee, Karol G, J Balvin & Ozuna, Rises to No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart

Anuel AA is back at the top of the charts… The 26-year-old Puerto Rican rapper and singer’s latest single “China,” featuring Daddy Yankee, Karol G, Ozuna and J Balvin, rises 2-1 in just its third week on Billboard’s Hot Latin...

Aug 17, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Maná Becomes First Act to Perform Seven Shows in One Year at LA’s The Forum

It’s Lucky No. 7 for Manáfans in Los Angeles… Due to continuing ticket demands, the legendary Mexican rock band has added a seventh show at The Forum in Los Angeles as part of its Rayando El Sol Tour, which kicks of at the end of...

Aug 17, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Lucrecia’s “Celia Cruz: The Musical!” to Open in New York City’s Lehman Center in November

Lucrecia is ready to bring a legend’s story to life in the Big Apple… The Lehman Center for the Performing Arts has just announced the New York premiere of Celia Cruz: The Musical!, starring the 52-year-old Cuban singer as the late Queen of...

Aug 16, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Bella Thorne Makes Directorial Debut with Pornhub Project

Bella Thorne is going behind the lens for an unexpected content partner… The 21-year-old half-Cuban American actress/singer/author and former Disney Channel star is making her directorial debut — on Pornhub. Thorne has joined the porn...

Aug 15, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

FKA Twigs Earns Two Association of Independent Music (AIM) Nominations

FKA Twigs is earning special recognition… The Association of Independent Music (AIM) has announced its numerous nominees for its annual awards ceremony, including two nominations for the 31-year-old part-Spanish singer. FKA Twigs, whose...

Aug 15, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Yasiel Puig Officially Becomes U.S. Citizen

Yasiel Puig Officially Becomes U.S. Citizen

Yasiel Puig is officially an American… The 28-year-old Cuban-born Cleveland Indians, who defected from Cuba in 2012, became an American citizen on Wednesday. Puig posted a photo on Twitterwith the message: “Thank you God for this great...

Aug 15, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Christina Aguilera to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of Her Debut Album with Three Special Releases

Three times the charm for Christina Aguilera… The 38-year-old half-Ecuadorian American singer plans to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her self-titled debut album this month with not just one, but three special releases. Aguilera announced the...

Aug 14, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »