By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 14:30
At 31, Noomi Rapace is a well-seasoned actress, with roles in films such as 2009’s Swedish film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
Though best known for her roles as the tattooed Lisbeth Salander in the Swedish/Danish film adaptations of the wildly popular “Millenium” series (by journalist) Stieg Larrsson, the part-Spanish actress may be well on her way towards creating a mark within the English-language film industry.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/09/2011 - 16:00
Ahh... New Year’s Eve. A time when we fool ourselves with wish-washy resolutions that usually crumble a week into January. Before we begin prepping for the big day, we wanted to highlight the new romantic comedy New Year’s Eve!
Directed by Garry Marshall, New Year’s Eve is a compilation of interlocked personal stories on the day leading up to January 1, 2012. The film features an all-star ensemble cast, which includes Robert De Niro, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Michelle Pfeiffer.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/09/2011 - 10:15
Becoming a parent is life changing—we know. Which is why we were intrigued by the new trailer for What to Expect When You’re Expecting, the upcoming film based on the best-selling how-to book for parents-to-be. Two of our fave Latina actresses star in the film; Boricua superstar Jennifer Lopez and part-Cuban actress Cameron Diaz.
By April Hernandez-Castillo | 12/08/2011 - 15:45
April Lee Hernandez-Castillo is a beautiful Latina woman, a working actress, a wife, and a crusader against domestic violence among many other things. After a stint on hit medical drama ER, April broke out in the award-winning film Freedom Writers, co-starring Hillary Swank. Since her big break she been working hard to land choice roles (she was featured in the last season of Dexter) while fighting to never lose sight of who she is and where she comes from.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/08/2011 - 10:23
The Three Stooges are back, and Colombian actress Sofia Vergara has a starring role! Moe, Larry, and Curly are beng revived in the upcoming slapstick comedy titled The Three Stooges. Directed by Bobby and Peter Farrelly, the film follows the stooges as they return to their childhood orphanage. The trio accidentally stumbles into a murder plot while trying to save the home, and somehow end up on a successful TV reality show.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/06/2011 - 09:24
After it was reported that Benicio del Toro was set to play a bad guy in the Star Trek sequel by J.J. Abrams, it looks as though there’s no future for the 44-year-old Boricua actor in the sci-fi franchise after all.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/02/2011 - 09:28
The buzz surrounding The Artist has not ceased, and now the silent romance film starring Argentinean actress Bérénice Bejo was named one of the best films of the year!
According to EW, the National Board of Review included The Artist among the top 10 films this year.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/30/2011 - 10:55
We knew The Artist had promise!
The silent romance film, which stars 35-year-old Argentinean actress Bérénice Bejo, has snagged five nominations from the Independent's Spirit Awards, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/23/2011 - 16:47
Thanksgiving weekend is upon us, which means we have a bit more time to sit back and relax in front of the big screen. Luckily for you, we rounded up several movies starring Latinos for this week’s What to Watch.
From dancing, outspoken penguins to actors in complete silence, we’ve got you covered.
Check out our Thanksgiving movie picks below - and happy holidays!
By Amaris Castillo | 11/21/2011 - 13:30
We know The Muppets isn’t premiering until Wednesday (November 23), but we just had to share the incredibly adorable promo video below. Kermit the Frog explains in Spanish why he’s known throughout Latin America as René. “It all started in Mexico,” Kermy muses. “The first time I went there, they presented me as René and I didn’t want to be rude so I never corrected them.”