Tag Archives: Latin America

First-Ever Heineken VOCES Grants at Tribeca Film Festival

HollywoodNews.com: The Tribeca Film Institute (TFI) announced the award winners for the TFI Latin America Media Arts Fund and first-ever Heineken VOCES grant at a celebration over the weekend for Latin American filmmakers during the Tribeca Film Festival. The funds, totaling $60,000, support innovative Latin American film and video artists[...]

Sean Penn’s Haiti relief group chosen to lead recovery by World Bank

HollywoodNews.com: Sean Penn’s J/P HRO group has been chosen by the Haitian government–via the World Bank — to receive a $2.25 million grant. The project, called “Helping People Home,” is part of a $95 million larger project to get displaced Haitians back into their own homes. The project is “designed[...]

Jennifer Lopez, “Idol” creator shopping rival singing show

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: One day after we reported that Jennifer Lopez was unsure about doing another season of “American Idol,” and that she was taking it day by day when it comes to the reality singing competition juggernaut, a story is breaking explaining what Lopez might have on her plate[...]

Worldwide Release Dates for “Deathly Hallows”

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: There is now a full schedule for the worldwide release dates for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1,” courtesy of Warner Bros. A full photo schedule was posted via the Warner Bros./Harry Potter Twitter page, and gives dates for countries in North America, Asia[...]

Bradley Cooper on Renee Zellweger: ‘I just love her.’

HollywoodNews.com: It’s official: Bradley Cooper is head over heels in love with Renee Zellweger. Cooper expressed his heart on a U.S. TV show recently, exclaiming about his work with the actress in “Case 39.” “I (loved) coming to work. I love acting with her. I can learn so much from her,”[...]

“V” star Morena Baccarin back in action

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Last season, “V” fans at Comic-Con and elsewhere kept asking the show’s stunning, sexy head alien, Morena Baccarin, whether her Anna character was going to eat a rat — something that those bad folks from outer space have been seen doing on the[...]

Sean Penn to be honored for his humanitarian work – “Hollywood Humanitarian Award”

HollywoodNews.com: Sean Penn will be recognized for his outstanding humanitarian achievements at the 14th Annual Hollywood Film Festival’s Hollywood Awards Gala Ceremony. Penn will be bestowed with the “Hollywood Humanitarian Award” for his incredible selfless and dedicated humanitarian efforts in saving lives, as well as bringing relief to the human suffering[...]

Carrie Underwood shows her beauty with Olay

HollywoodNews.com: Carrie Underwood isn’t letting her recent marriage slow her career down one bit and now she’s venturing head-on into the beauty industry. Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Carrie Underwood is the new ambassador for Olay. The 27-year-old, GRAMMY award-winning artist amplifies a positive message for a new generation of women to challenge their[...]

“Oliver Stone: Live in Venezuela,” says Lopez

HollywoodNews.com: Below is Leopoldo Lopez’s response to Oliver Stone’s article from The Huffington Post: CLICK HERE TO READ LEOPOLDO LOPEZ’S CHALLENGE TO OLIVER STONE CLICK HERE TO READ OLIVER STONE’S RESPONSE TO LEOPOLDO LOPEZ The simple truth is that Oliver Stone does not know Venezuela very well. If he did, he would have[...]

Leopoldo Lopez on why Oliver Stone is wrong about Venezuela

HollywoodNews.com: Below is the original article in which Leopoldo Lopez states why Oliver Stone is wrong about Venezuela as posted on The Huffington Post: CLICK HERE TO READ OLIVER STONE’S RESPONSE TO LEOPOLDO LOPEZ The filmmaker Oliver Stone’s documentary of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has re-energized a long-running debate about the future[...]