—Calle 13 frontman René Pérez took to his Twitter account to address starting a concert on Saturday at Peru’s San Marcos stadium five hours late. According to People En Espanol, the Puerto Rican band decided to continue the concert after a young fan’s reckless assault to security personnel.
—Blogamole reports that hit animated films Puss in Boots and Rio, which feature the voice talents of Latino actors, have been nominated for numerous Annie Awards this year in the categories of Best Animated Feature, Best Director, Animated Effects, Character Design, and Soundtrack. These awards that celebrate the best animated films of the year will be presented on Feb. 4.
—People En Espanol is reporting that William Levy has a chauffer, but it’s not who you think it is. The 31 year-old Cuban telenovela star has been spotted being driven around in a red Ferrari by a woman who is said to be his mother.
—A new official poster for the upcoming Spanish-language comedy film Casa De Mi Padre has been released, according to Blogamole. The film, which stars a slew of Latino actors including Diego Luna and Gael Garcia Bernal, also features Will Ferrell in his first-ever Spanish-speaking role.
—Amazon.com is banking on the buying power of the Latino community to sell the Spanish Kindle. According to Blogamole, the gadget features over 22,000 books of Spanish literature and exclusive works by Mario Vargas Llosa, and Julia Navarro. This electronic reader will be released in time for the holiday season.
—39 year-old Colombian actress Sofia Vergara was interviewed on Extra, hosted by Mario Lopez, and presented a fashion show of her clothing line, JustJared.com reports. She also dished about working with Jon Bon Jovi, who happened to be one of her childhood celebrity crushes, in her new movie, New Year’s Eve.
—The trailer for the film adaptation the Broadway musical Rock of Ages, starring Mexican actor Diego Boneta among an all-star cast, will be released during the previews of Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, according to The Hollywood Reporter.