Posts Tagged ‘Jorge Mario Bergoglio’

Fernando Meirelles to Direct the Pope Francis-Themed Film

Fernando Meirelles to Direct the Pope Francis-Themed Film “The Pope”

Fernando Meirelles is ready to take you to (Catholic) church… The 61-year-old Brazilian filmmaker is set to direct Netflix’s feature film The Pope, starring Jonathan Pryce as the leader of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis. Anthony Hopkins...

Sep 6, 17 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Pope Francis Opens Instagram Account

Pope Francis Opens Instagram Account

Pope Francis is expanding his social media network… The 79-year-old Argentine pontiff, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, has joined Instagram gaining 325,000 followers in a matter of two hours. In his first post on the photo-sharing application, the...

Mar 20, 16 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis to Visit Colombia in 2017

Pope Francis to Visit Colombia in 2017

Pope Francis is planning to visit Colombia next year… The 79-year-old Argentine pontiff, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, will travel to the South American country in 2017, the president of Colombia’s Episcopal Conference, Luis Augusto Castro,...

Jan 26, 16 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis is the Subject of an Upcoming Biopic

Pope Francis is the Subject of an Upcoming Biopic

It may be easy to learn more about Pope Francis’ story without flipping a single page… Entitled Llamenme Francisco, an upcoming biopic is currently being filmed in Buenos Aires. It will trace the life of Jorge Mario Bergoglio from his youth in...

Feb 9, 15 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis: The Most Admired Living Latino in the World

Pope Francis: The Most Admired Living Latino in the World

Pope Francis is the most admired Latino in the world… The 78-year-old Argentine pontiff of the Catholic Church appears on Gallup’s poll of the most admired living men and women on the planet. Pope Francis, who was born Jorge Mario Bergoglio,...

Jan 1, 15 • ReligionNo Comments »
Pope Francis Named to Barbara Walters’ Most Fascinating People of the Year List

Pope Francis Named to Barbara Walters’ Most Fascinating People of the Year List

Since being proclaimed the new leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis has captivated the world with his charm and humility… And, now the first Pope of the Americas has been named one of this year’s most fascinating people. The 76-year-old...

Dec 3, 13 • ReligionNo Comments »
Peña Nieto Among the Eight Latinos Named to Time's

Peña Nieto Among the Eight Latinos Named to Time’s “100 Influential People” List

He’s been Mexico’s leader for less than five months, but Enrique Peña Nieto is already making his influence felt… The 46-year-old Mexican politician, who officially became Mexico’s 57th president on December 1, 2012, is one of the eight...

Apr 18, 13 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Bergoglio Becomes the Catholic Church's First Latin American Pope

Bergoglio Becomes the Catholic Church’s First Latin American Pope

It’s official… The Catholic Church has its first pontiff from the Americas… And his name is Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio. The 76-year-old Argentinean church leader, who served as the archbishop of Buenos Aires, appeared on the central...

Mar 14, 13 • ReligionNo Comments »