Throw an Oscar Party in 3 Hours
How to Throw an Oscars Party in Just 3 Hours!
By The Latin Kitchen | 03/02/2014 - 12:00

In less time that it takes your favorite celebrity to primp for the red carpet, you can create an Oscar party spread worthy of a gold statue of your own. All it takes is a few simple and festive touches.

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Oscars Quiz
Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Latinos & the Oscars?
By Mariela Rosario | 02/28/2014 - 17:08

Even though relatively few Latinos have nabbed Oscars, we have a rich history with the most coveted award in Hollywood.

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Emmanuel Lubezki and Alfonso Cuaron attend the 39th Annual Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
Alfonso Cuaron and Emmanuel Lubezki Gush About Academy Award Nominations
By Fox News Latino | 01/17/2014 - 10:35

Alfonso Cuarón must be on cloud nine.

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Lupe Ontiveros
Lupe Ontiveros Added to Online Memorial After Oscar Snub
By Kamren Curiel | 02/27/2013 - 11:53

Sure, Sunday's Academy Awards was filled with enough glitz and glam to make your eyes sore, but it was also a sad moment when Mexican American actress Lupe Ontiveros was missing during the 2012 memorial tribute. The snub resulted in a grassroots campaign that pressured the Academy to include her in their online tribute, which she was also absent from. 

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The Latino Recast of 2013 Oscar Nominees
The Latino Recast of 2013 Oscar Nominees!
By Sugey Palomares | 02/21/2013 - 15:55

Oscars' time is fast approaching! As we countdown to cheer on our favorite celebrities and check out what they rock to the red carpet, we also can’t help but acknowledge that Latino nominees were pretty much non-existent this year. We are taking matters into our own hands with our signature Latino recast. Hollywood can sure use more diversity! Check out our picks and let us know what you think!

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Celebrate Your History: 103 Latino Oscar Nominees!
103 Latino Oscar Nominees!
By Tom Castaneda | 01/26/2013 - 18:39

It’s the ultimate prize in Hollywood: the Oscar. Granted by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the coveted Academy Award statuettes have been doled out annually since 1929 as an award “of merit for distinctive achievement" in the industry. But it wasn’t until nearly 20 years later that the first Latino earned an Academy Award nomination.

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Mom Dates
Look, I Brought My Mom to the Oscars!
By Lee Hernandez | 02/26/2012 - 23:24

When Mexican-born Demián Bichir stepped out on the red carpet for this year’s  84th annual Academy Awards with his mother Maricruz Nájera on his arm, we were inspired. What other mama’s boys have chosen to show off their mothers as their Oscars dates?

Oscars 2012 Trend: A-List Latinas Fly Solo on the Red Carpet

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Solo Stars
Oscars 2012 Trend: A-List Latinas Fly Solo on the Red Carpet
By Jill Pankow | 02/26/2012 - 20:48

Who says you need a date to the biggest night in Hollywood? If you are an A-list Latina leading lady like Jennifer Lopez, Penelope Cruz or Cameron Diaz you sure don’t! These three exceptionally stunning women arrived on the Oscars red carpet without their leading men.

Cameron Diaz to Present at the Oscars

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Who is Aurora Guerrero and Why is She in a Commercial During the Oscars?
Who is Aurora Guerrero and Why is She in a Commercial During the Oscars?
By Jill Pankow | 02/26/2012 - 19:58

Those of you watching the Oscars red carpet were lucky enough to steal a peek of the feature film directed and written by Mexican-American Aurora Guerrero. The movie, Mosquita y Mari, was filmed in Los Angeles’ Huntington Park and focuses on the lives of two high school Chicanos.

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The Latino Oscars Quiz
The Ultimate Latino Oscars Quiz!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 02/24/2012 - 10:30

How well do you know your Latino Oscar history (and fashion!)? Take our quiz and find out, and don’t forget to watch the show on Sunday, when Mexican actor Demian Bichir and Argentinian-French actress Berenice Bejo vie for acting prizes at the Oscars.

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