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  • Luis Guzman on March Cover of LatinTRENDS Magazine

          MARCH ISSUE…REVOLUTIONARY PEOPLE! From New York’s Lower East Side to all four corners of...

  • Shakira Gets Animated!

    By Jessica Torres In theaters today, the movie Zootopia features Shakira as pop sensation Gazelle! The long...

  • CELINÉS TORIBIO as Maria Montez-A WARRIOR DETERMINED TO SUCCEED

    Originally published in the November 2015 issue of LatinTRENDS Magazine By Deyanira Martinez Celinés Toribio’s trajectory is widely recognized in New York’s Hispanic media. She is well known for her fearless and daring approach on TV, the press and radio. Today, she embarks on a new endeavor as an actress and film...

  • Oscars Controversy and Fashion

      For the second consecutive year there was a lack of diversity at the Academy Awards, and...

  • Historic Moments for Mexico & Chile at the Oscars

    Latino filmmakers were able to shine at the 88th Academy Awards with nine nominations. Sadly, it was...

  • Demian Bichir Cast in Alien Covenant

      Mexican actor Demian Bichir, 52, will join the cast of “Alien Covenant” which is in pre-production. Last year he played Bob “The Mexican” in Quentin Tarantino‘s neo-Western, “The Hateful Eight.” In 2014, he received an ALMA nomination for Favorite Movie Actor in a Supporting Role for “Savages” (2012) as the top-ranking...

  • BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE – THE FINAL TRAILER IS HERE!

    Plot from IMDb.com Fearing the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on Superman, while the...

  • Almost Another All-White Oscars

    For the past few years, considerable efforts have been made to diversify the Academy Awards, but today’s nominations feature only one prominent person of color in a major category, Alejandro G. Inarritu for The Revenant. Even with notable performances by Benicio Del Toro (Sicario), Oscar Isaac (Ex Machina), Kiki Rodriguez and Mya Taylor (Tangerine), this was the second...

  • America Ferrera and Eva Longoria Poke Fun at the Golden Globes

    On Sunday night, Jan. 10th, the Golden Globes was hosted by the ever so wry Ricky Gervais...

  • Photos of the Opening Night of the 5th Annual International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival

    International Puerto Rican Heritage Film Festival reaches new milestone with 5th successful year. November 11-15, 2015. Photos: Jhon...

  • Edgar Ramírez’s life changed by latest film Point Break

    Edgar Ramírez gave some insight to his latest role in the upcoming remake of 1991’s Point Break. Over the weekend during a first look event, Ramírez, 38, spoke of his latest project which is the remake of the 1991 thriller which originally starred Patrick Swayze and Keanu Reeves which will be moving...

  • Romeo Santos, Jennifer Lopez & more Latinos star in HBO’s “The Latin Explosion: A New America!”

    Jennifer Lopez, Eva Longoria, Ricky Martin, Sofia Vergara, George Lopez are just a few of the Latino superstars who will appear in a new HBO documentary aimed specifically at spotlighting just how Latinos impact the United States of America. In a recently released trailer, “The Latin Explosion: A New America,” is a...

  • Women in Focus

    In its third iteration, the Chelsea Film Festival, which showcases movies on global issues by independent filmmakers,...

  • William Levy joins cast of ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’

    William Levy, the October 2014 cover of LatinTRENDS, joins the cast of the final film installment of Resident Evil: The Final Chapter. Joining Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, and Iain Glen, the Cuban-American actor made the announcement regarding his latest role via his Instagram by posting an image created by his fans. Along...

  • Tom Cruise’s latest film suffers aircraft crash tragedy

    Tom Cruise’s upcoming film Mena is off to a tragic start after two members of the film’s crew lost their lives, with a third sustaining serious injuries, after their plane crashed in the Colombian Andes located in Colombia on Friday. According to The Associated Press, film crew members who lost their lives...

  • Shakira to Star as Gazelle in New Movie

    Shakira will be making her animation movie debut in Disney’s 2016 comedy Zootopia. The Colombian singer-songwriter announced via Twitter that she will be a part of the voice cast and play the part of Gazelle, a pop-singing gazelle who lives in the mammal-humanoid city of Zootopia; the film follows a police lieutenant...

  • Made In NY Fellowship Launched To Support Much Needed Diversity

    Many of us storytellers, (watch my film, ok it’s just a YouTube video) anyways, have big ambitions...

  • What You Didn’t Know about Chayanne

    Latin pop superstar Chayanne was born Elmer Figueroa Arce on June 28, 1968 in Puerto Rico. He is the middle child out of five children from his sales manager father Quintino Figueroa and teacher mother Luz Arce. Before the singer, actor and composer hit it big time, he was simply a 10-year-old kid that wanted to...

  • Representing Latinos on the Big Screen: Michael Peña’s Year of Films continues

    This year is proving to be Latino actor Michael Peña’s year. Along with drawing attention for portraying activist Cesar Chavez in the biographical film Chavez, Peña’s growing film roles include Frontera with fellow Latino actress Eva Longoria, to Fury with Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt, and currently in theater Marvel’s Antman, Peña years...

  • What You Didn’t Know about Charytin

    Television host, actress and singer Charytin is one of the most revered entertainers in the Dominican Republic. Her life’s work spans over forty years and includes 18 albums. Born María del Rosario Goico Rodríguez, she is the daughter of a Spanish exile mother and Dominican father. She started her journey as a dancer on a...

  • He was told he’d never amount to anything. He was an outcast. Now he has his own movie & is a top Designer!

    He was told he’d never amount to anything. He was outcast. Now he has his own movie & is a top Designer! Jeremy Scott The People’s Designer- Opening in select theaters on September 18th. “Jeremy Scott changed my life,” says rapper A$AP Rocky Z (Rakim Mayers) in the trailer for an upcoming...

  • Rosie Perez Says Goodbye to the View

    Yesterday, July 7th, Bill Wolff, the executive producer of the 18-year-old talk show, “The View,” released a statement about co-host Rosie Perez‘s departure from the show at the end of this season on Aug. 6th. She is the eleventh panelist to leave the show or not have a contract renewed. According to Wolff,...

  • Magic Mike XXL: The perfect excuse to go to the movie date with your girls

      By: Anllelic Lozada Magic Mike is back in a larger way than its first in 2012....

  • Benicio Del Toro portrays Pablo Escobar in new Film

    Embracing dark roles is nothing new for Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro, however for his latest role in Escobar: Paradise Lost, as the Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar Del Toro found the role and the person to be quite interesting considering Escobar was both a dangerous, violent man while also known...

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