• Benicio Del Toro set to play Kingpin of the Cuban-American Mafia in ‘The Corporation’!

    Benicio Del Toro is set to play Jose Miguel Battle Sr., the Don of a Cuban-American Mafia,...

  • What You Didn’t Know about Andy Garcia

      Born into affluence in Havana, Andrés Arturo García Menéndez, better known as Andy Garcia, became an exile at 5½-years-old when his family was forced to flee Cuba without any possessions because of the communist regime of Fidel Castro. “We left everything—everything was taken away from us. Whatever you had was gone....

  • The Struggles of Young Lords Community Activism…a story continues

    Originally published in LatinTRENDS Magazine By Eddie Olmo The mid ‘60s and early ‘70s was the height of...

  • New York’s Havana Film festival. Now Through April 7th

    New York’s Havana Film festival Now through April 7th. HFFNY RUNS MARCH 30 – APRIL 7, 2017...

  • What You Didn’t Know about Antonio Banderas

      Spanish singer, actor, director and producer Antonio Banderas is a man of many talents within the entertainment industry. Before he became a renowned thespian in Spain and an international super star of the big screen, he wished to be a professional soccer player and was a part of Real Madrid’s youth...

  • It’s great to watch a movie that entertains and inspires you. Here are the five most inspirational...

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda Live at the Oscars This Weekend

    Oscar® nominees Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, Justin Timberlake and 2014 Oscar winner John Legend will perform at the 89th Oscars® ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air live on Sunday, February 26, on the ABC Television Network. “We’re thrilled to welcome...

  • The LEGO Batman Movie – Everything is Still Awesome

    Whether you grew up reading the comics, watching Adam West, The Animated Series, or loved Christopher Nolan’s...

  • CHiPs Gets a Facelift

    The classic 70s show, CHiPs, a police procedural following the lives of two California Highway Patrolmen will get an R-rated silver screen facelift next year. Leading the new cast will be Michael Peña of Ant-Man (2014) and The Martian (2015) fame. Peña will take up the role of Frank “Ponch” Poncharello, the flirtatious and...

  • The Celebrated Diversity of the 2017 Golden Globe Awards

    As diverse as America has become, it’s becoming more and more reflective in the television shows and movies we watch and award ceremonies like the Golden Globes are catching on. Nominations for the 2017 ceremony have been released and we figured we’d share some of the notable noms with you: Gina Rodriguez...

  • Christina Milian Wants Mariah Carey’s Ex

      On The Wendy Williams Show, actress Christina Milian was put on the hot seat while she was trying to promote the remake to the 1975 cult classic film The Rocky Horror Picture Show. After Milian gave some shoecam and chatted about her daughter Violet with Wendy, things quickly became about her love...

  • Ana de Armas Joins Blade Runner Sequel

    Cuban actress Ana de Armas, 28, will be joining the long-gestating sequel to Blade Runner. Armas’ started...

  • Fun Family Cinema Returns for 8th Annual KidCinemaFest Film Festival in New York

    More Than 40 Films From Over 25 Countries For All Ages Free Entrance and All Foreign Language...

  • The Year of the Toro

    Benecio Del Toro is having a career renaissance this year. After falling off the silver screen after the not-so-well received horror film Wolfman (2010), Del Toro started to bounce back into our hearts thanks to a mid-credits scene featured in the unexpected Marvel juggernaut, Thor: The Dark World (2013). It was recently announced on...

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda Under the Sea

    Straight off of composing lyrics for the 3D computer-animated film “Moana,” Lin-Manuel Miranda, the poet, playwright, and actor will now be teaming up to write new music for the live-action version of the “The Little Mermaid.” The multi-talented hitmaker of plays such as “Hamilton” and “In the Heights,” will also be a producer on...

  • Star Wars Casting Update

    Jimmy Smits will be making a return to the Star Wars universe in “Star Wars: Rogue One,” which will hit theatres on Dec. 16, 2016. The last time we saw Smits’ Senator Bail Prestor Organa, a founding member of the rebel alliance, was in the threequel to the prequel films, “Revenge of the...

  • Star Wars Casting Update

    The name and description of Diego Luna’s Star Wars character have finally been revealed. The stunning Mexican actor will be playing Captain Cassian Andor, according to Entertainment Weekly. Luna’s casting in the franchise adds to the diversity of the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story cast and further increases the presence of...

  • Fast & Furious 8 causes Traffic Jams in Cuba!

    While the Fast & Furious franchise is continuing to grow as its next installment is currently being filmed in Cuba it may be a joy to some of the film’s fan but an upset to some Cuban residents. Earlier this month, the 8th installment of the Fast & Furious series began filming...

  • Oscar Isaac as Hamlet

      To be, or to be again. Oscar Isaac will be returning to the stage in his third Shakespeare production in a decade, on June 4, 2017, in Hamlet. Once filming finishes with Star Wars Episode 8, in which he stars as the pilot, Poe Dameron, Isaac will have time to perform...

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