By Cristina Arreola | 09/26/2013 - 11:34
Dolores Huerta, who has dedicated more than 40 years of her life to defending the human rights of Hispanic workers , still believes that Latinos in the United States have a “long road” to travel to reach equality in government, politics, and everyday life.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/25/2013 - 11:10
The surprise hit of the summer? It’s not a superhero flick or even a Holllywood production with a big name star.
Nope. It’s Mexican comedy-drama Instructions Not Included that has taken the box office by storm.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/23/2013 - 09:44
Mexican actor Diego Luna has never been shy about speaking up about immigration policy.
Luna, who just finished directing a biopic about U.S. civil rights activist Cesar Chavez, recently said the U.S. can strengthen its border with Mexico, but it cannot eliminate people’s need to survive.
By Samantha Leal | 09/09/2013 - 12:30
Diego Luna definitely took a stand when he received a Hispanic Heritage Award. The 33-year-old actor and director received the Inspira Award, which honors members of the Hispanic community who "inspire youth." Luna accepted the award and dedicated it to the country's undocumented immigrants and those fighting for their rights.
By Brittany Valadez | 08/09/2013 - 14:44
Mexican actor Diego Luna stars in the futuristic Sci-Fi flick, Elysium.
Luna plays Julio -- the friend and advisor to Matt Damon’s character, Max. Together, the two attempt to bring the poor from planet earth, to join the rich in the land above called Elysium.
Elysium sheds light on the idea of rich vs. poor, and with anti-immigration issues at the forefront of debate, one doesn’t have to look decades into the future to see what Luna believes exists today.
By Sally Mercedes | 03/16/2012 - 14:05
Casa de mi Padre, the latest movie from Will Ferrell, opens this weekend. Also starring Génesis Rodriguez, Gael García Bernal, and Diego Luna, the comedy is based on a gimmicky premise: a huge Mexican hit dubbed in English for the first time. Right.
By Jill Pankow | 03/12/2012 - 11:19
Hollywood power player Darlene Caamaño Loquet is making waves in the Latino community as President and COO of Nala Films which she co-created. Nala Films is a financing and production company that empowers audiences by making films for Latinos by Latinos. Her most recent project is the much anticipated Spanish-language comedy Casa De Me Padre starring Will Ferrell, Diego Luna and Garcia Bernal to be released March 16th.
By Miranda Noland | 03/12/2012 - 08:34