HBOAccess is a new four-week program created by HBO to provide project development, master classes and mentoring opportunities to emerging, diverse filmmakers, and it’s accepting applications starting today. The intent of the program to “identify diverse talent, provide development and mentorship, and afford participants opportunity to create short-form content for HBO,” per the premium network’s announcement. Filmmakers […]Read More Filmmaker Diversity Program at HBO
Looking is a new mini-series on HBO that starts on January 19. Shot in San Francisco and centered on three gay friends each at different points of their lives. It’s sexy, honest, and funny. Also, it includes a couple of Latino cast members- Frankie J. Alvarez & Raul Castillo. Check out an on-the-set clip http://itsh.bo/1apsiKsRead More HBO Premieres New Series Set in San Francisco- Looking
Whenever you hear the song “America” from West Side Story, no doubt Rita Moreno comes to mind. Moreno’s ‘Anita’ won her the Oscar and stardom. She is in the exclusive club of artists that have won the grand slam of arts awards including an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony…plus a Golden Globe and the […]Read More “Rita Moreno: A Memoir” in Bookstores & Online
HEY,YOU GUYS! The iconic Rita Moreno turned 81 this week (December 11)! If you know what that line is from that’s probably one of the first times you saw Rita. She screamed the opening line of the Electric Company, the PBS children’s show that aired from 1971-1985. Rita is a singer, dancer, and actor with […]Read More Happy Birthday, Rita!