Posts Tagged ‘White House’

Paola Ramos Joins Vice News as Correspondent

Paola Ramos Joins Vice News as Correspondent

Paola Ramos is joining the Vicesquad… The Latina journalist is joining Vice News as a correspondent, starting this week, in the first notable new hire by Jesse Angelo since he joined the company as head of news and entertainment in...

Dec 6, 19 • LATINewsNo Comments »

Fede Alvarez Agrees to Overall Deal with Legendary Pictures

Fede Alvarez has a legendary deal… The 41-year-oldUruguayan filmmaker, the writer and director behind Sony’s The Girl in the Spider’s Web starring Claire Foy, and his writing partner Rodolfo...

Nov 21, 19 • NegociosNo Comments »

NBC Picks Up Jimmy Smits’ Legal Drama “Bluff City Law” to Series

Jimmy Smits is Bluffingit all the way back to a television near you… NBC has picked up to series the Memphis legal drama Bluff City Law, starring the 63-year-old Puerto Rican actor. The project hails from The Brave creator Dean Georgaris and...

May 7, 19 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams with Barack Obama for Latest #Hamildrop

Lin-Manuel Miranda Teams with Barack Obama for Latest #Hamildrop “One Last Time (44 Remix)”

Lin-Manuel Miranda has reunited with his favorite collaborator… The 38-year-old Puerto Rican Broadway composer, lyricist, playwright, singer and actor has released One Last Time (44 Remix), a gospel version of a song from his Tony...

Dec 24, 18 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Alvarez Partners with Good Universe to Launch Content Company

Alvarez Partners with Good Universe to Launch Content Company “Bad Hombre”

Fede Alvarez is taking Donald Trump’s words to task… The 38-year-old Uruguayan filmmaker, best known for directing Evil Dead and Don’t Breathe, has partnered with Good Universe to launch Bad Hombre, a new content company that will produce...

Feb 7, 17 • NegociosNo Comments »
Perez & His Kansas City Royals Teammates Honored at the White House

Perez & His Kansas City Royals Teammates Honored at the White House

It’s a special first for Salvador Perez… The 26-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball catcher and his Kansas City Royals teammates were honored by President Barack Obama as the 2015 World Series champions at the White House on Thursday....

Jul 22, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Quijano Named Anchor of CBS Weekend News

Quijano Named Anchor of CBS Weekend News

Elaine Quijano’s weekends have filled up… The Latina television journalist will anchor CBS News’ evening newscasts, which are being rebranded as CBS Weekend News starting this weekend. Jim Axelrod, who has anchored the Saturday edition since...

May 3, 16 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Bailon and Her

Bailon and Her “The Real” Co-Hosts Talk Education with First Lady Michelle Obama

Adrienne Bailon is helping raise awareness for the White House’s education initiatives… The 32-year-old Puerto Rican and Ecuadorian American singer, actress, dancer and television personality and her fellow The Real co-hosts visited the...

Jan 21, 16 • EducationNo Comments »
Colón to Receive National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama

Colón to Receive National Medal of Arts from President Barack Obama

Miriam Colón has proven her medal… The 79-year-old Puerto Rican actress is among the 2014 National Medal of Arts recipients who’ll be recognized by President Barack Obama at a special White House ceremony, according to the National Endowment...

Sep 7, 15 • AwardsNo Comments »
Ramirez Among Several Latinos Taking Part in PBS-Sponsored Conversations at This Year's TED Talks

Ramirez Among Several Latinos Taking Part in PBS-Sponsored Conversations at This Year’s TED Talks

Sara Ramirez is ready for a revolution… The 39-year-old half-Mexican actress and Grey’s Anatomy star will cohost a PBS-sponsored conversation about the future of teaching at this year’s TED Talks. TED, the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth...

Aug 1, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »