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Demian Bichir

Demian Bichir: Latinos Have to Claim Their Own Place Within The Industry

The Huffington Post | Ana Maria Benedetti | Posted 09.08.2014 | Latino Voices

The underrepresentation and stereotyping of Latinos by the entertainment industry is nothing new. Latinos as maids and gardeners seem to be the norm. ...

Maureen Ryan

'The Bridge' Returns With New Focus In Season 2

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.10.2014 | Entertainment

"The Bridge" is a geographical location; the title refers to the span that connects the United States to Mexico in the El Paso-Juarez border region. ...

Exiled: The Obama Administration's Horrifying Deportation Record

Demian Bichir | Posted 08.10.2014 | Politics
Demian Bichir

Latinos, like me, rewarded Obama with our vote. In 2008: because he warmed our hearts. In 2012: because we believed his second term would free him to get immigration reform done, regardless of Republican obstructionism. But the hope he inspired has spiraled into hopelessness.

Week in Film: Captain America 2, Dom Hemingway and More

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.01.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Maybe it's because the studio movies at this time of year are so universally dreadful, but I find myself drawn to the smaller films that bite and snarl and generally have bad manners: Bad Words, The Raid 2 and, this week, Dom Hemingway.

Murder And Mismatched Cops Anchor 'The Bridge'

Maureen Ryan | Posted 07.09.2013 | TV
Maureen Ryan

Demian Bichir is the main reason to tune in to "The Bridge"; his performance is quietly masterful and serves as a necessary anchor to the first few episodes.

WATCH: Demian Bichir Says 'The Bridge' Gives Authentic Portrayal Of Border Life

Blogamole | Michael Lopez | Posted 07.28.2014 | Latino Voices

By Michael Lopez Who says summer isn’t a good season for TV? This week on FX, the highly-touted drama The Bridge is set to debut and it’s...

ReThink Review: The Heat -- the McCarthy Machine Rolls On

Jonathan Kim | Posted 08.28.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

I was nicely surprised by The Heat. McCarthy is such a force to be reckoned with that she may very well be the most talented, bankable comedic actress (or actor) working today.

LA FEST Uses Soccer to Bring Communities Together

Ross Szabo | Posted 05.26.2013 | Los Angeles
Ross Szabo

It may seem unimaginable to witness an event that brings together HIV and AIDS education in Africa, bone marrow transplants, celebrities and soccer for people of all ages. That's what happened, however, at LAFEST last Sunday.

'The Bridge' Gets The Green Light

Posted 02.12.2013 | TV

FX has given "The Bridge" the green light. The Mexico-set series will center on two detectives (played by Demián Bichir and Diane Kruger) working...

Oscar Nominee Demián Bichir Takes Flight in The Runway

Tribeca | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment
Tribeca

Fresh from his Oscar-nominated performance in 2011's A Better Life, the charming Demián Bichir talks about working with director Ian Power, filming in West Cork, and checking things off his professional bucket list.

Lee Hernandez

Latino A-Listers Heat Up The Screen In Oliver Stone's New Film, 'Savages' (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.02.2012 | Latino Voices

Oliver Stone's latest film "Savages," which stars Oscar-nominated Mexican actors Salma Hayek and Demian Bichir and Puerto Rican Academy Award winner B...

WATCH: What It Means For Demian Bichir To Be American

Posted 07.02.2012 | Latino Voices

In honor of Independence Day, LatinoVoices and Define American bring you personal stories from all walks of life on what it means to be American. M...

Latino Celeb Photo Of The Day: Salma Hayek Is Pretty In Pink

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.22.2012 | Latino Voices

Smile, you're in an Oiver Stone film! On June 15th, the Latino stars of the highly anticipated Oliver Stone thriller "Savages" got together for a c...

Director Robert Rodriguez Talks Moviemaking Outside of Hollywood: The Road Less Traveled (PHOTOS)

S.J. Main, Ph.D. | Posted 08.11.2012 | Latino Voices
S.J. Main, Ph.D.

Robert Rodriguez's commitment to remaining an "outsider" safely distanced from Hollywood has provided him considerable independence, influencing both how he taps into his creativity, as well as how he applies it through the craft of filmmaking.

Actor Demian Bichir Talks Hollywood, Scarlett, Oscars & Being Latino (PHOTOS)

S.J. Main, Ph.D. | Posted 04.28.2012 | Latino Voices
S.J. Main, Ph.D.

Whether Oriol's subject in frame is gang life, a fashion model or celebrity, he presents an artistic voice that is distinctly Los Angeles-bred.

PHOTOS: Latino Oscar Nominees And Winners

Posted 02.26.2012 | Latino Voices

It's Oscars' time again and everyone is getting ready to debate if the nominations included the most deserving work, if the winners were actually the ...

PHOTOS: Nominees Play Nice Before The Oscars

Posted 02.25.2012 | Los Angeles

Thursday night, Academy Award Nominees gathered at the home of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa for The Hollywood Reporter's Nominees' Night 2012 -- a celeb...

Oscar Nominee Shares His Killer Guacamole Recipe

AP | Posted 02.23.2012 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- One of Mexican actor Demian Bichir's best performances during an interview with The Associated Press was describing how he makes guacam...

Oscar Nominee On Leaving Mexico For U.S. Acting Career

The Huffington Post/AP | By KATHERINE CORCORAN | Posted 02.24.2012 | Latino Voices

MEXICO CITY -- Demian Bichir learned an important lesson when he left his native Mexico to launch a U.S. acting career and ended up working in a Mex...

Can a Mexican Actor Win An Oscar This Year?

Cosima Cabrera | Posted 04.23.2012 | Latino Voices
Cosima Cabrera

This year Demián Bichir from Mexico received best actor Oscar nominations. While Bichir deserves to win, it is unlikely perhaps because Oscar voters are 94% Caucasian and Latinos are less than 2% of the Academy's voting members.

Writer/Director Jill Soloway Explores Latino Themes in Sundance Film 'Una Hora Por Favora'

S.J. Main, Ph.D. | Posted 03.28.2012 | Latino Voices
S.J. Main, Ph.D.

In Una Hora Por Favora, it seems the theme of gender stereotypes is turned on its head at the same time as the ethnic one.

WATCH: Oscar Nominee Dedicates Nomination To Undocumented Immigrants

The Huffington Post | Cindy Y. Rodriguez | Posted 01.25.2012 | Latino Voices

Mexican actor Demian Bichir, who was nominated Tuesday morning for an Oscar in the Best Actor category for his role as a Mexican day laborer in the fi...

I Want to Live a Better Life

Tom Gregory | Posted 02.20.2012 | Entertainment
Tom Gregory

A Better Life may not end the death and heartache of those squeezing into America for a future, but it does tell their story. Ignorance does not survive in A Better Life. It can't survive in an evolved America.

Best Films and More About Work, for Labor Day

Wyatt Closs | Posted 11.01.2011 | Entertainment
Wyatt Closs

This Labor Day week, we take a look at a listing of nominees for best films, tv shows, and other artistic expressions in what are called the "2011 Workers' Voice Awards" from PopWork USA.

The best films of 2011 - so far

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.10.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

So - if the movie year had ended June 30 and we had to choose the best films of 2011 from the releases that hit American screens since Jan. 1, which o...