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  • Entertainment
    Elena of Avalor: The Top 7 Things You Should Know

      The voice cast for the Disney princess animated show “Elena of Avalor,” will mostly have voice and guest actors that are of Latin/Hispanic descent and from Latin America. It stars Aimee Carrero, from the Dominican Republic, whose previously had roles in “The American”, “Baby Daddy”, and “Hannah Montana.” The other voice...

  • Entertainment
    CANTIFLAS, THE MOVIE: AN EMOTIONAL FILM THAT OPENS NATIONWIDE ON AUGUST 29

      By: Deyanira Martinez The life and career of the greatest icon of Mexican cinema and one of the best comedians of all time, Mario Moreno Cantinflas opens with fanfare on Friday, August 29 in theaters across the United States and Mexico. With a masterful interpretation by Spanish actor Oscar Jaenada as...

  • Entertainment
    10 Essential Spanish Phrases To Know Before Heading To Latin America

    Maybe your Spanish is a bit rusty, or maybe you’ve never spoken Spanish. Whatever the case may be, planning a trip to Latin America can be nerve-wracking if you don’t know the language. Hence, we’ve narrowed it down to 10 essential Spanish phrases (in some cases, just words) you should know before...

  • Entrepreneurship
    Spanish Royalty Honors Queens College Student

      Receiving a fellowship to pursue graduate studies is rewarding recognition for any student. Having the chance to receive the award from royalty is an unusual honor; it’s one that Queens College clinical psychology PhD student Clara Vila-Castelar will enjoy this summer when she returns to her native Spain. During a ceremony...

  • Movies
    20TH CENTURY FOX ESTRENARÁ LA PELÍCULA “SON OF GOD” EN ESPAÑOL EL 28 DE FEBRERO DE 2014

      EL DOBLAJE EN ESPAÑOL DE LA PELÍCULA CONTARÁ CON LAS VOCES DE EDUARDO VERÁSTEGUI, ADRIANA BARRAZA, BLANCA SOTO Y CARLOS PONCE Twentieth Century Fox anunció que su próxima película “Son Of God” será lanzada en el idioma español en un número limitado de cines en los Estados Unidos de manera simultánea...

  • Music
    Latino Music: Jarabe de Palo Video Premier of “Hoy No Soy Yo”

      Spanish rock band Jarabe de Palo exclusively premiered their new video for “Hoy No Soy Yo” on Billboard on February 3. The new video brings the song to life through captivating images of street fashion all over the world, as a visualization of the search for self-identity. The song is their...

  • Entertainment
    Latino Star JUANES Unveils New Album Name And Release Date

      On January 30 in a Tweet & Facebook post to his 15+ million followers, the Colombian rock superstar Juanes revealed that his highly-anticipated new studio album “Loco De Amor” (‘Crazy From Love’) will be released globally on Tuesday, March 11th. With lyrics and music written by Juanes, “Loco De Amor” is...

  • Entertainment
    COTY INC. and Latino Star Enrique Iglesias Sign Fragrance Partnership

    Global Beauty Leader and International Superstar to Debut Global Fragrance Collection Leading global beauty company Coty Inc. has announced a partnership with internationally renowned singer and songwriter Enrique Iglesias to develop his own line of signature fragrances. Enrique Iglesias remains one of the best-selling artists in history, with sales exceeding 100 million...

  • Entertainment
    First Lady Michelle Obama to Appear on ‘Sabado Gigante!’

    First Lady Michelle Obama promoting "Let's Move!" on Sabado Gigante

  • Entertainment
    Antonio Banderas Joins ‘Expendables 3’

    Antonio Banderas is the latest name to be added to the sequel “The Expendables 3.” Banderas’ character has yet to be announced but Mel Gibson has also been added to the veteran ensemble playing the “bad guy.” Harrison Ford was recruited to replace Bruce Willis after his high-salary demands. Willis was dropped...

  • Entertainment
    Alejandro Sanz to Receive Honorary Doctorate From Berklee College of Music

    16-time Latin Grammy– and three-time Grammy Award–winner Alejandro Sanz To perform career-spanning concert backed by Berklee students Spanish superstar Alejandro Sanz will be presented with an honorary Doctor of Music degree from Berklee College of Music on Wednesday, November 6, 2013. Sanz, who has won a total of sixteen Latin Grammy Awards...

  • Entertainment
    Univision Scores Big Ratings for July

    Spanish language channel Univision will finish the July 2013 sweep ratings derby at No. 1 beating all of the English-language broadcast networks! The network beat out ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC in both the 18-49 and 18-34 age groups. Univision drew an average audience of about 1.8 million people between July 8...

  • Entertainment
    Penelope Cruz Gives Birth To Baby Girl

    While everyone was fussing over Prince William and Kate Middleton’s royal baby Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem welcomed their second child on Monday, June 22 in Madrid. Reports state Cruz, 39, gave birth to a baby girl at the Ruber International hospital in Madrid with husband Bardem, 44, by her side. The...

  • Entertainment
    Natalie Cole Has The #1 Latin Album

    Natalie Cole’s first Spanish-language album “Natalie Cole en Español” debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums chart. The R&B singer even beat out Carlos Vives and Gerardo Ortiz! The album includes covers of classic Spanish-language songs such as “Frenesi” and “El Dia Que Me Quieras” plus a digital duet with...

  • Entertainment
    Antonio Banderas and Alejandro Sanz Sing a Duet

    Spanish superstars Antonio Banderas and Alejandro Sanz are getting together to perform a song together for the fourth annual Starlite Benefit Gala, which is set to be held on Aug. 10th. The gala which will be held in the southern Spanish resort city of Marbella will include a taped segment of Sanz...

  • Entertainment
    Jennifer Lopez Launches Viva Movil With Verizon

    Jennifer Lopez announced Wednesday at the CTIA Wireless Conference in Las Vegas that she has teamed with Verizon Wireless on a new 4G LTE network and retail service, Viva Móvil by Jennifer Lopez. Viva Móvil in collaboration with Brightstar, a global distribution and services company, and Moorehead Communications, Verizon Wireless’ largest premium...

  • Entertainment
    Sofia Vergara Stars In New Telenovela

    Sofia Vergara recently filmed an eight-episode “mini telenovela” that will be broadcast in every single Latin American country except Brazil. The 40-year-old voluptuous actress was famous for novelas in her native Colombia such as “Amas de Casa Desesperadas” and “Cuerpo y Alma.” Her character in the new novela remains a secret but...

  • Entertainment
    @RyanSeacrest Is Coming to @Telemundo!

    American Idol’s Ryan Seacrest is launching a new singing competition show and it will be on Spanish language network Telemundo! “This is big…estoy muy emocionado,” Seacrest tweeted Sunday. “Duelo Musical: Super Estrella” (“Superstar Showdown”) will be a showdown between two different music stars each week who face off in four rounds of...

  • News & Politics
    The First Family becoming Bilingual

    With the country’s Latino population rising, and certain city mayors taking note to the increase by speaking Spanish during press conferences, the White House is also making notable changes. The changes are being seen amongst the first family who is getting a bit, bilingual. Last week during his stop at Mexico City’s...

  • Entertainment
    Alejandro Sanz Donates Guitar From 2002 Grammys & 9/11 Latin Grammys To Grammy Museum

    Photo credit: Jesus Jimenez 16x Latin Grammy & 3x Grammy-winning international superstar Alejandro Sanz was at the Grammy Museum at L.A. Live April 30th to celebrate the worldwide success of his most recent album and first for Universal Music Latino, ‘La Musica No Se Toca’. Jesus Lopez, Chairman & CEO Universal Music...

  • Entertainment
    @Princeroyce Signs With Sony Music

    Bachatero Prince Royce has signed a recording deal with Sony Music Entertainment to release albums in Spanish through Sony Music Latin and in English through RCA Records. “I’m very excited about this new step in my career, which will help spread my music globally. I chose Sony because we share the same...

  • Entertainment
    Featured Artist: HELADO NEGRO (@Heladonegro)

    Musician Roberto Carlos Lange, aka Helado Negro, recently released his latest record “Invisible Life”. Negro is of Ecuadorian descent, born in Florida in 1980 and currently resides in Brooklyn. This is the first time the musician is singing in both English and Spanish since the majority of his albums are in Spanish....

  • Entertainment
    @Julioiglesias Releases Greatest Hits Album in April

    Already one of the Top-Ten Best-Selling Artists of all-time, and The #1 selling Latin music Artist in history with global music sales of over 300 million albums, Julio Iglesias will now release his first new album in the United States in over seven years with the April 9th arrival of “1– GREATEST...

  • Entertainment
    Javier Bardem Wins Goya Award

    Javier Bardem won his sixth Goya Cinema Award this past Sunday which was held at the Centro de Congresos Principe Felipe in Madrid, Spain. The 43-year-old Skyfall actor won for his work as producer for best documentary for “Sons of the clouds, the last colony.” The film examines the status of Western...

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