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Edward James Olmos
Edward James Olmos on His Old Man, 3-D Movies, and More
By Lee Hernandez | 01/14/2011 - 15:00

Veteran actor Edward James Olmos, whose new movie The Green Hornet hits theaters today, spoke to New York Magazine about everything from his old


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WATCH: Gael Garcia Bernal & Kate Hudson Share a Little Bit of Heaven
By Mariela Rosario | 01/14/2011 - 09:00

Gael Garcia Bernal has been testing the waters with a few mainstream romantic comedies. Perhaps Hollywood is ready for a new Latino leading man? Cause we know we are!


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FIRST LOOK: Antonio Banderas in “La Piel Que Habito”
By Mariela Rosario | 01/10/2011 - 16:00

Pedro Almodóvar describes his film La Piel Que Habito (The Skin that I Inhabit) opening in Spain on March 18th and starring Antonio Banderas as a “horror story without screams or shocks.” But if the first few images from the movie send a message, it's that the famed Spanish director's latest movie is going to be creepy.


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Cameron Diaz's 'Green Hornet' Character is "Smarter Than All of Them"
By Lee Hernandez | 01/07/2011 - 14:15

Last year, when Cameron Diaz was cast as Seth Rogen's love interest in The Green Hornet, we were hoping that Hollywood's highest paid actress wasn't settling for a thankless role as a cliched big screen love interest. What we didn't know was that Diaz's character, Lenore Case, would become the brains behind the Green Hornet.


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Salma Hayek in First Ever Pre-Make of a Movie
Salma Hayek's Next Project: A Movie in Spain
By Mariela Rosario | 01/05/2011 - 17:00

Salma Hayek is teaming up with Spanish comedian Jose Mota to make a new satirical film called La Chispa de la Vida.

It's a movie that was originally written in English by Randy Feldman (Tango & Cash) and developed for the U.S. market. But Andres Vicente Gomez is producing the film for Madrid-based Al Fresco Enterprises and tapping into Spanish tax breaks.


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LATINA Choice Awards: Best Movie of 2010
LATINA Choice Awards: Best Movie of 2010
By Mariela Rosario | 01/05/2011 - 13:00

Next up for the LATINA Choice Awards are movies of 2010. From the first ever Mexploitation flick to a tour-de-force performance from Javier Bardem to a glitter-soaked musical debut for Christina Aguilera—there was something for everyone in 2010.


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Julia Robert's Pitches Javier Bardem for Oscar Nod
Julia Roberts Pitches Javier Bardem for Oscar Nod
By Mariela Rosario | 01/05/2011 - 11:15

Entertainment Weekly recently caught up with Julia Roberts at a special screening she organized in Los Angeles of Alejandro González Iñárritu's Biutiful to support a campaign to nominate Javier Bardem for a Best Actor Oscar. Here's what she had to say about Bardem's transcendent performance and why she is shocked by the awards snub so far.


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LATINA Choice Awards: Best TV Series of 2010
LATINA Choice Awards: Best TV Series of 2010
By Mariela Rosario | 01/05/2011 - 10:10

The People's Choice Awards are tonight (at 9 p.m. on CBS) and though we're rooting for our girls Eva Longoria and Selena Gomez, we can't lie—we are definitely dissapointed by the lack of Latino representation throughout the awards season so far.


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Pedro Almodovar's Broadway Musical to Close
Pedro Almodovar's Broadway Musical to Close
By Lori Hoffman | 12/30/2010 - 08:21

After only 30 previews and 69 performances, Pedro Almodovar's Broadway adaptation of his Oscar-nominated movie Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown will be closing on January 2nd.

The musical, although cast with big-name stars like Patti Lupone, didn't resonate with critics and was notable for its absence of Latino actors.

 


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Cuban Movie Revolution: Juan of the Dead?
Cuban Movie Revolution: 'Juan of the Dead'?
By Stacey Rivera | 12/17/2010 - 10:18

Cuba is producing its first big-budget horror movie! Writer-director Alejandro Brugues talked to CNN about the zombie comedy, in which hero Juan, an unemployed loafer, has to decide to flee the zombies or make money off them. While it may be a zombie movie, Brugues tells CNN it is a very Cuban movie as well. "We always do the same thing in the face of trouble. First we try to make some money out of it. Then we try to leave the country. And that's what our heroes do throughout the film."


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