LIVE Oscar's Coverage: Javier Bardem TK Best Actor Oscar
LIVE Oscar's Coverage: Javier Bardem Loses Best Actor to Colin Firth
By Lee Hernandez | 02/27/2011 - 23:33

Sandra Bullock (last year's Oscar winner for Best Actress) presented the award for Best Actor at tonight's Academy Awards. And even though we were hoping she would say the words "Javier Bardem," Bullock called out the predicted frontrunner instead: Colin Firth, who played King George VI of Britain in The King's Speech.


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LIVE Oscar's Coverage: Mexico Loses to Denmark at the Oscars
LIVE Oscar's Coverage: Mexico Loses to Denmark at the Oscars
By Lee Hernandez | 02/27/2011 - 21:52

Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu's heartbreaking Mexican film, Biutiful, which was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at tonight's Academy Awards, lost the awar


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New Parents Javier Bardem & Penelope Cruz Rock the Academy Awards Red Carpet!
By Mariela Rosario | 02/27/2011 - 19:44

Looks like you all guessed right! New parents Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz hit the red carpet for their first big red carpet event together since the January 22nd birth of their first child, a baby boy rumored to be named Leo Encinas.


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Oscar Snubs
Our Biggest Oscar Snubs
By Lee Hernandez | 02/25/2011 - 09:40

With the exception of Biutiful’s two nominations—one for Best Leading Actor (Javier Bardem) and another for Best Foreign Language Film—Latinos were ignored by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences in 2011.


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Javier Bardem Receives First Ever Best Oscar Nom for Spanish-Language Role
Javier Bardem Receives First Ever Best Actor Oscar Nom for Spanish-Language Role
By Mariela Rosario | 01/25/2011 - 11:00

Ooh, ohh, ooh! Does this mean we get to see a very pregnant Penelope Cruz walking the red carpet hand-in-hand with Javier Bardem? The Spanish actor scored his third Oscar nomination for Best Actor in the Mexican movie Biutiful. Directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu (Babel, Amores Perros) the movie was also nominated for Best Foreign Film.


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Javier Bardem
EXCLUSIVE: Javier Bardem on 'Biutiful': "By Far the Heaviest Role I’ve Done in My Life"
By Mariela Rosario | 01/24/2011 - 12:15

We had a chance to catch up with iconic Spanish actor Javier Bardem when his new film Biutiful premiered in New York. The beautiful and tragic film, written and directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu (Amores Perros, Babel, 21 Grams) follows Bardem's character Uxbal, a poor man living in the slums of Barcelona with two kids and a drug addict wife who finds out that he has terminal cancer and only a few months left to live.


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Javier Bardem Thanks Penelope at the Palm Springs Film Festival
Javier Bardem Dedicates Palm Springs Film Festival Award to Penelope Cruz...and Michael Douglas
By Mariela Rosario | 01/10/2011 - 15:30

Javier Bardem won the International Star award at the opening ceremony for the Palm Springs International Film Festival over the weekend and the Spanish actor took the opportunity to thank his wife Penelope Cruz.

In a rare instance of public acknowledgement (the duo are notoriously private about their relationship) he dedicated the award to Cruz, saying: "I want to share this with my love, with Penelope, for the wonderful human being that she is. She is a gift..."


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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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Bardem & Inarritu React to Golden Globe Nomination
Bardem & Inarritu React to Golden Globe Nomination
By Mariela Rosario | 12/16/2010 - 17:00

Javier Bardem and Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu were beaming last night at the Los Angeles premiere of their new film Biutiful. It probably had something to do with the fact that their movie received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Foreign Language Film. MTV Tr3s Blogamole was on the red carpet and asked the director how it felt: "[It] was fantastic!" said Iñárritu. "It was really great news!


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The Golden Globes: Our Nominees
Sofia Vergara, Edgar Ramirez Nominated for Golden Globe Awards!
By Lee Hernandez | 12/14/2010 - 09:46

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced its Golden Globe nominations this morning in Beverly Hills, California and several Latinos made the list!


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