Gael Garcia Bernal & Camilo Lara Join Growing List of Latinos Working on Pixar’s Dia de Muertos Film

Gael Garcia Bernal & Camilo Lara Join Growing List of Latinos Working on Pixar’s Dia de Muertos Film

NewsTaco December 7, 2016

*The movie opens in theaters in November of 2017. VL By Andrew S. Vargas, Remezcla (3 minute read)  It’s been over a year since we last reported on the tortured saga […]

New Study Reveals ‘Hollywood Is An Epicenter Of Cultural Inequality’

NewsTaco September 9, 2016

*What’s that saying about “the more things change the more they remain the same?” Only 5.3 percent of speaking roles went to [email protected] VL By Caolina Moreno, Huffington Post Latino […]

Dances With Mexicans, Disney’s McFarland, U.S.A.

NewsTaco March 9, 2015

By Domino Renee Perez, Ph.D., Director – Center for Mex-Am Studies, University of Texas For two years in a row, Mexico’s native sons have taken home the Best Director Academy Award, […]

Review: Instructions Not Included

Mary Mata September 10, 2013

By Luz Chavez, Gozamos Record-breaking film Instructions Not Included stars Mexican powerhouse Eugenio Derbez, who also directed and co-wrote the dramedy. Known for his successful comedies in Mexico, Derbez tiptoed into drama […]

Spanish film ‘Instructions’ storms U.S. box office

Mary Mata September 3, 2013

By Ronald Grover, Reuters (Reuters) – “Instructions Not Included,” a Spanish-language film with English subtitles, generated $10 million in ticket sales over the four-day Labor Day weekend, a record for […]

Actor enters ‘Chavez: Cage of Glory’ to escape stereotypical roles

Mary Mata August 29, 2013

By Robert W. Welkos, Los Angeles Times While auditioning for Hollywood movie and TV roles, actor and martial arts champion Hector Echavarria said he often found himself reading for stereotypical […]

Zoe Saldana, Lionsgate to develop films for Hispanic audience

Mary Mata August 23, 2013

By Nina Terrero, NBCLatino Zoe Saldana’s newest role is behind the camera as she partners with Lionsgate to create new television and film projects. Saldana – whose on-screen performances include roles […]