Sunday - Sep 23, 2018

Arts & Entertainment

  • Venezuelan artists call for peace and unity in video

    Venezuelan artists call for peace and unity in video

    by the El Reportero’s news services Venezuela’s political crisis has caused indignation among many, but during times of turmoil, Venezuelan artists — including actors, musicians and athletes — united in a powerful music video to send a message of hope and unity. Titled Mis Ilusiones, the uplifting video by duo San Luis, featuring Apache and

  • Director finds own film among bootleg copies

    Director finds own film among bootleg copies

    Copy of Oscar winner Moonlight was at a vendor’s stall in Yucatán by the El Reportero’s news services What else would an internationally renowned filmmaker expect to find at a Mexican street vendor’s stall of pirated films but one of his own? That’s what happened this week to Oscar Award-winning director Barry Jenkins during a

  • Neus Espresate, impeller in Mexico of Latin American literature, dies

    Neus Espresate, impeller in Mexico of Latin American literature, dies

    by Mónica Mateos-Vega La Jornada The editor-publisher Mrs. Neus Espresate, one of the great movers of Latin American literature in Mexico, passed away at the age of 83, around 4 p.m., after staying several days hospitalized due to breathing problems, informed their relatives. Cofounder of Ediciones Era in the 1960s, where she unveiled the first

  • Fiction series about García Márquez in production

    Fiction series about García Márquez in production

    by the El Reportero’s news services Due to the 90th anniversary today of the birth of Gabriel García Márquez, celebrated by Colombians and the world of literature, a project is being prepared for the realization of the first series of fiction referred to the Literature Nobel Laureate. The project will be based on research carried

  • María Elena Salinas to be inducted into Nab Broadcasting Hall of Fame

    María Elena Salinas to be inducted into Nab Broadcasting Hall of Fame

    by the El Reportero’s news service Award-winning journalist and co-anchor of Noticiero Univision María Elena Salinas will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2017 NAB Show Television Luncheon on Monday, April 24 in Las Vegas. Salinas began her journalism career in 1981 as a reporter, anchor

  • Santana says Beyoncé lost Album of the year because she’s not a singer

    Santana says Beyoncé lost Album of the year because she’s not a singer

    by the El Reportero’s news services According to Julia Brucculieri news report, at Sunday night’s Grammy Awards ceremony, Adele took home the award for Album of the Year, beating out Beyoncé for the top prize. The Beyhive wasn’t impressed, nor was Adele herself, who thought Beyoncé deserved the award. Carlos Santana, on the other hand, fully

  • Cuban group Música Antigua Ars Longa to perform in Austria

    Cuban group Música Antigua Ars Longa to perform in Austria

    by the El Reportero’s news services The Cuban group Musica Antigua Ars Longa will perform on January 23rd at the Concert Hall in Vienna, Austria, during the Resonanzen Festival, said its choral director Teresa Paz. The group, founded in 1994 to work with music from Middle Ages, the Renaissance and the Baroque, with similar instruments,

  • Mexican actor Bernal awarded in the US for his role in Neruda

    Mexican actor Bernal awarded in the US for his role in Neruda

    by the El Reportero’s news services LOS ANGELES, Jan 16 – The 28th Palm Spring International Film Festival in the United States awarded today the most recent work by Mexican actor Gael García Bernal, one of the leading actors in the film Neruda. For making the film, Chilean director Pablo Larraín chose to evade the

  • Festival of the Latin-American song of California turns 37 years old

    Festival of the Latin-American song of California turns 37 years old

    by the El Reportero’s news services Already began the inscriptions for the Edition 37th Anniversary 2017 of the Festival of the Latin-American Song of California. The festival celebrates annually four National Finals in the city of San Francisco, California, exclusive for composers, singers and poets who reside in the USA. Also, it is provided with

  • Demian Bichir to star as “El Pachuco” in Zoot Suit at the Taper

    Demian Bichir to star as “El Pachuco” in Zoot Suit at the Taper

    by BWW News Desk International stage and screen star Demián Bichir (Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight, FX’s The Bridge, Showtime’s Weeds and Soderbergh’s Che) is set to play the indelible role of El Pachuco in Center Theatre Group’s production of Zoot Suit at the Mark Taper Forum, with previews beginning Jan. 31, opening set for Feb.