By Amaris Castillo | 08/17/2011 - 13:52
— Colombia has its first 3D animated film out next month, Tr3s reports. Directed by Jairo Carrillo, Pequeñas Voces (Little Voices) it is a compilation of four children (ages 8-13) telling their own life stories. According to the website, Pequeñas Voces is about how Colombia’s internal guerrilla way has affected its youth. Adult voices are completely ignored in the film.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/21/2010 - 12:15
Angelina Jolie is visiting Ecuador to bring attention to Colombian refugees in honor of World Refugee Day. The violence and fighting that has been going on for decades between the FARC and the Colombian government has caused over a hundred thousand innocent people to flee the country. In addition to the refugees, many people do not know that Colombia is second only to the Darfur region of the Sudan with an estimated one million internally displaced people.
By Dorkys Ramos | 02/09/2010 - 17:18
Actress Angelina Jolie recently met with Haitian earthquake victims currently receiving medical care in a Dominican hospital. The U.N. Goodwill Ambassador traveled to the Dario Contrera Hospital located in the capital of Santo Domingo to tour the center and speak with several of the dozens of survivors, some of whom recognized Jolie and asked for her help.
By Mariela Rosario | 02/03/2009 - 13:15
As reported by The Mirror, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie plan on making a move to Brazil in the near future!
Apparently, Jolie has been itching to get more work done in the region as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations and fell in love with Latin America on a recent trip to Costa Rica.
By Monica Herrera | 01/12/2009 - 10:05
Jennifer Lopez kept sending mixed signals about her marriage last night, arriving at the 2009 Golden Globe Awards arm in arm with her husband, Marc Anthony, but again leaving her wedding ring at home. The star, draped in a glitzy Marchesa gown reminiscent of her infamous Grammy dress—and mostly likely not on Marc's list of approved outfits—presented the first award of the night for Best Supporting Actress.
By Monica Herrera | 12/09/2008 - 15:22
It's a wonder fireworks didn't explode when Jennifer Lopez and Angelina Jolie met for a brief moment last night, wearing their red carpet finest to the L.A. premiere of Brad Pitt's new movie, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. Here, our imagined exchange between the two stars:
Angelina: Jennifer, your ivory Roberto Cavalli gown is to die for. How do you get your cleavage to stay perched so firmly upright?
Jennifer: The same way you get your waist to look so impossibly slim under that Ralph Lauren gown, girl.
By smundhra | 09/30/2008 - 13:12
Next stop on the Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie baby train: South America? If rumors are to be believed (and in this case, we really want to believe them!), then the parents-of-six are looking to add one more to their bunch from an impoverished Latin American country such as Bolivia or Paraguay.
"The focus on South America comes from Jolie's interest in drawing attention to the large number of desperately needy orphaned children in that region," says columnist Liz Smith.
By smundhra | 07/15/2008 - 10:47
Eva Mendes has no problem playing a sexy siren—and undressing for the part—but there was a time she felt she needed some extra protection for her coveted, umm, assets.
"I had just come out in Training Day and I was nude in it, so I was getting a certain kind of attention," the starlet reveals to Interview magazine. "I did carry a little blade. My God, with obviously no intention to ever use it. I had Mace as well. But the blade sounded cooler in interviews.
I was young and stupid."
By Latina Staff | 04/09/2008 - 09:57
A very pregnant Angelina Jolie made a rare red carpet appearance last night, on the arm of her close friend Marianne Pearl, whom she played in the film A Mighty Heart. The pair stepped out for an event benefitting Vital Voices, a non-profit organization training women in 150 countries for leadership.