The Oscars

The Latino Buzz on Hollywood

Posted on 01/25/2012 by |Washington D.C. | Comments

EntertainmentI have to confess that I am a film aficionado, particularly on films that center around the Latino experience in the U.S. With the film award season upon us, Latinos are being recognized for their talent and excellence on and behind the silver screen. And what a year it has been for Latinos in film. The Academy Awards nominees were announced yesterday with great news for Latinos. The Argentine-born actress Bérénice Bejo was nominated for the Best Supporting Actress category …

Oscar Highlights

Posted on 02/24/2009 by |General News | Comments

EntertainmentWe’d be remiss to not mention the Oscars for at least a moment, and what a show! The Oscars are still buzzing since the Sunday night festivities, with everyone going over the highlights and upsets that the awards ceremony brought to the table. Between Kate Winslet’s father whistling to her during her acceptance speech for Best Actress, to Heath Ledger’s family accepting his award for Best Supporting Actor, it was a night to remember. Below is the awards’ opening number …