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Bradley Cooper has gone in just a few years from being just another handsome actor in box office hits like "The Hangover" to being nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor for his role in "Silver Linings Playbook." continue reading »
On Friday, it was announced that the 2013 Academy Awards host Seth MacFarlane will begin a national contest search for college students interested in film. Contest winners will be flown to Los Angeles and given the opportunity to present an Oscar, sort of. continue reading »
Hispanics have had a long history in Hollywood. Latino actors range from Rita Hayworth to Javier Bardem and have had roles in silent films to 3D. Even though Hispanic actors have been acting since the 1920s, only recently have they had more prominent roles. continue reading »
Mexican actor Demian Bichir might have lost the Best Actor Oscar to a Frenchman but he got another honor, his own 'corrido' ballad. Typically reserved for those on the other side of the law and not for those in front of the camera, a corrido tells the woes of ones life. continue reading »
Spanish actress Penelope Cruz will be one of the presenters during the Feb. 26 Oscar awards ceremony at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday. continue reading »
The National Puerto Rican Coalition (NPRC) and the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts (NHFA) today denounce the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science (AMPAS) for discriminating against the Puerto Rico film industry by expelling them from entry into the Foreign Language Film category. continue reading »
Juan Jose Campanella’s first animated venture, “Futbolín” is based on a short story by writer/cartoonist Roberto Fontanarrosa. The Argentine director won the best Foreign Film 2010 Academy Award for his breathtaking “El Secreto De Sus Ojos.” continue reading »