Posts Tagged ‘Pope Francis’

Lionel Messi Makes YouGov’s List of the World’s Most Admired Men

The world looks up to Lionel Messi… YouGov has released its annual study detailing which public figures the public looks up to, and the 32-year-old Argentine professional footballer has made the list. Messi, a five-time Ballon...

Jul 21, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »
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 »
Hayek to Star Opposite Eugenio Derbez in

Hayek to Star Opposite Eugenio Derbez in “How to Be a Latin Lover”

Salma Hayek has a new lover… The 49-year-old Mexican actress has joined the cast of Lionsgate and Pantelion Films’ How to Be a Latin Lover, the comedy that marks Eugenio Derbez’s first English-language starring role. Hayek joins Rob Lowe,...

Jun 9, 16 • EntertainmentNo Comments »

Hayek Receives Olive Medal of Peace from Pope Francis

Salma Hayek has been extended a new olive medal… Pope Francis has honored the 49-year-old Mexican actress, awarding her the Olive Medal of Peace at a Vatican event to promote the Scholas Occurrentes foundation. In addition to Hayek, Richard Gere...

Jun 1, 16 • ReligionNo 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 Make Cameo Appearance in Faith-Based Film

Pope Francis to Make Cameo Appearance in Faith-Based Film “Beyond the Sun”

Pope Francis is ready for his close-up… The 79-year-old Argentine pontiff, born Jorge Mario Bergoglio, is set to appear in the family adventure film Beyond The Sun from AMBI Pictures. It’s the first time in cinematic history that the leader of...

Feb 2, 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 »

Juanes to Perform for Pope Francis at World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia

Juanes is about to have an experiencia religiosa… The 42-year-old Colombian superstar will perform for Pope Francis as part of the World Meeting of Families on September 26. The event, which takes place every three years, will mark the first time...

Jun 22, 15 • 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 Attracts Record-Breaking Crowd in the Philippines

Pope Francis Attracts Record-Breaking Crowd in the Philippines

There’s no denying Pope Francis’ influence in the Philippines… The 76-year-old Argentine pontiff attracted an estimated 6 million people, who braved steady rain on Sunday to catch a glimpse of the leader of the Catholic Church at Manila’s...

Jan 19, 15 • ReligionNo Comments »