With Hispanic Heritage Month underway, it's time again for the NCLR ALMA Awards, which highlights "the very best American Latino contributions to music, television, and film."

Airing on NBC on Friday, September 21, 2012, ALMA Awards has been honoring Latino achievement since 1995 as part of NCLR's mission to "create greater opportunities for Hispanic families in the United States."

CHECK OUT THE 2012 ALMA NOMINEES AND GET READY TO CHEER ON YOUR FAVORITES FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21!

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  • Diego Boneta

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor ("Rock Of Ages")

  • Benicio Del Toro

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor ("Savages")

  • Andy Garcia

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor ("For Greater Glory")

  • Rodrigo Santoro

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor ("What To Expect When You're Expecting")

  • Martin Sheen

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor ("The Way")

  • Salma Hayek

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Drama/Adventure ("Savages")

  • Eva Longoria

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Drama/Adventure ("For Greater Glory')

  • Eva Mendes

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Drama/Adventure ("Girl In Progress")

  • Roselyn Sanchez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Drama/Adventure ("Act Of Valor")

  • Zoe Saldana

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Drama/Adventure ("Colombiana")

  • Berenice Bejo

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Comedy/Musical ("The Artist")

  • Penelope Cruz

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Comedy/Musical ("To Rome With Love")

  • Jennifer Lopez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Comedy/Musical ("What To Expect When You're Expecting")

  • Cameron Diaz

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Comedy/Musical ("What To Expect When You're Expecting")

  • Aubrey Plaza

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Comedy/Musical ("Safety Not Guaranteed")

  • Demian Bichir

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor--Supporting Role ("Savages")

  • Ruben Blades

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor--Supporting Role ("For Greater Glory')

  • Emilio Estevez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor--Supporting Role ("The Way")

  • Oscar Isaac

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor--Supporting Role ("For Greater Glory")

  • Edgar Ramirez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actor--Supporting Role ("Wrath Of The Titans")

  • Mia Maestro

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Supporting Role ("Savages')

  • Cierra Ramirez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Supporting Role ("Girl In Progress")

  • Genesis Rodriguez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Supporting Role ("Man On The Ledge")

  • Harmony Santana

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Supporting Role ("Gun Hill Road")

  • Sofía Vergara

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite Movie Actress--Supporting Role ("The Three Stooges") and Favorite TV Actress--Comedy ("Modern Family')

  • Christina Aguilera

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act ("The Voice")

  • Gabriel Iglesias

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act ("Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution")

  • George Lopez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act ("Take Me Out")

  • William Levy

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act ("Dancing With The Stars")

  • Benjamin Bratt

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor ("Private Practice")

  • Danny Pino

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor ("Law and Order: Special Victims Unit")

  • Tyler Posey

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor ("Teen Wolf")

  • James Roday

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor ("Psych")

  • Charlie Sheen

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor ("Anger Management")

  • Jordana Brewster

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Drama ("Dallas")

  • Julie Gonzalo

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Drama ("Dallas")

  • Cote de Pablo

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Drama ("NCIS")

  • Lana Parrilla

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Drama ("Once Upon A Time")

  • Madeleine Stowe

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Drama ("Revenge")

  • Victoria Justice

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Comedy ("Victorious")

  • Naya Rivera

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Comedy ("Glee")

  • Bella Thorne

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actress--Comedy ("Shake It Up")

  • Carlos Gomez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Drama ("The Glades")

  • Guillermo Diaz

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Drama ("Scandal")

  • Jon Huertas

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Drama ("Castle")

  • Michael Trevino

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Drama ("The Vampire Diaries")

  • David Zayas

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Drama ("Dexter")

  • Hector Elizondo

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Comedy ("Last Man Standing")

  • Ian Gomez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Comedy ("Cougar Town")

  • Adam Irigoyen

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Comedy ("Shake It Up")

  • Oscar Nunez

    <strong>Nominated For</strong>: Favorite TV Actor--Supporting Role in a Comedy ("The Office")