Category Archives: Entertainment

JANE THE VIRGIN’S STAR IVONNE COLL RETURNS TO THE STAGE IN THE MADRES

Award-winner, TV and stage star Ivonne Coll, who plays matriarch Alba Villanueva on TV’s Jane The Virgin, will lead the cast in the world premiere, The Madres at Teatro Vista in Chicago.  Ivonne Coll will be joined by a stellar cast featuring Lorena Diaz-Dwyer, ensemble member Ramon Camín, Felipe Carrasco and Ilse Zacharias. It's 1979 in Buenos Aires, Argentina where people are disappearing right off…
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KAREN PATMAS: DETERMINED TO CHANGE THE HOLLYWOOD AGENCY GAME

After world-wide condemnation against disgraced mogul Harvey Weinstein and the birth of the #MeToo movement, Hollywood is experiencing a major paradigm shift. Weinstein’s alleged vicious and exploitative treatment of employees, coupled with the company’s failure to protect them, presented egregious violations of civil rights, human rights, and business laws. In the midst of all this chaos…
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MARTIN SANTANDER: ONE OF HOLLYWOOD’S NEW ACTION STARS

For some time now, filmmakers have been turning to U.K. and Australia to find the next big action star.  Many producers in Hollywood are wondering where have the manly movie stars gone? In the past, Hollywood’s male stars were men’s men. Think John Wayne, Humphrey Bogart and Steve McQueen. Same with NASA.  Astronauts were macho…
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YENIFFER BEHRENS: HOW SUNDANCE INSPIRED HER TO CREATE TRUE FORM FILMS

A few years ago, Sundance Institute and Women In Film Los Angeles launched an initiative to foster gender parity for women behind the camera. Their first step was to understand the root cause behind the scarcity of American women filmmakers so they could design effective ways to improve on the status quo. When they analyzed…
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