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Good for Salma Hayek! Kudos to her for Standing Up to MTV

I’m kind of proud of our mexicana Salma Hayek today for refusing to pre-record a video acceptance speech for April’s MTV Movie Awards. She was nominated for the category of Best Latin Actor for her role in Savages, but refused to record an acceptance speech just in case she would […]

Will Fusion by ABC & Univision Flourish or Flop?

So it’s official.  There’s now an estimated date for when Univision and ABC’s new joint venture – the Fusion network (they have a name for it too now) – will be on the air.  According to the two major US networks by the end of this summer is when we […]

Forbes Explores ‘The Next Media Jackpot’: US Latinos

We’ve been writing about it for a while, and now, it looks like the stage is finally set for a battle royal between all of the major players seeking to take the biggest bite out of the reported $1 trillion US Hispanic market.  There’s ABC and Univision, Telemundo, Comcast, MundoFox, […]

Should the Big Spanish Networks be Afraid of MundoFox?

Their commercial certainly is sexy.   And, of course, when we all hear there will be another new Spanish-language television network for the US Hispanic market, we can’t help but be a little curious.  At least I am.  But when August comes around and somebody officially says “let’s get ready to […]

Kudos to Lifetime for Picking Up Eva Longoria’s ‘Devious Maids’

For a brief moment it seemed nobody was going to be able to watch Eva Longoria’s Devious Maids.  After ABC opted not to pick up the show, which the Desperate Housewives star had co-produced with her Desperate Housewives producer Marc Cherry, it appeared that might have been the end of […]

What do Latinos Want on New ABC-Univision News Network?

Soon there will be a new news network in town.  As you’ve probably already heard, Univision and ABC have decided to come together to create a brand new television channel that will cater specifically to one demographic and one demographic alone.  English-speaking Latinos who prefer to obtain their news en […]

Espinoza Paz Gets Small Role in ‘Girl in Progress’

Hold up… now I’m wondering “who isn’t in Eva Mendes’ new film, Girl in Progress?!” As I’ve written before, the movie itself looks very interesting.  They’ve got a pretty stellar cast, a good storyline, and now, even El Cantautor del Pueblo himself, Mr. Espinoza Paz.  I’m not entirely sure, but […]