FIRST LOOK: Esai Morales & Judy Reyes in 'Gun Hill Road'
FIRST LOOK: Esai Morales & Judy Reyes in 'Gun Hill Road'
By Mariela Rosario | 01/25/2011 - 17:00

Esai Morales and Judy Reyes teamed up for first-time director Rashad Ernesto Green's debut film Gun Hill Road, premiering this week at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.

The film follows an ex-convict (Morales) who returns home after three years to an estranged wide and a son who is going through major changes—as in becoming a woman! The film takes a hard look at what it means to be a man and even more importantly, what it means to be family. Check out the sneak peek below:


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Actor Esai Morales on SB 1070: "Our People Are Not the Enemy"
Actor Esai Morales on SB 1070: "Our People Are Not the Enemy"
By Mariela Rosario | 08/23/2010 - 17:00

We caught up with Esai Morales at the recent Latino Baseball MVP awards hosted by Latino Sports Ventures in NYC and had a chance to chat up the La Bamba star. The hot button issue on everyone's lips was the possible boycott of the 2011 MLB All-Star game, currently slated to be held in Phoenix, Arizona at Chase Field (home of the Diamondbacks).


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Video: Justice Sonia Sotomayor Cuts a Rug with Esai Morales
By Mariela Rosario | 09/16/2009 - 15:27

We already know Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor can hold it down on the judicial bench, but who knew she could break it down on the dance floor too?

A week after celebrating her her investiture ceremony by singing karaoke with her friends, the newly minted Supreme Court Justice hit the dance floor again with La Bamba star Esai Morales at the Noche Musicál gala for The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA) last night in Washington D.C.


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