Tag: Benicio Del Toro

Gina Rodriguez Might Be In Star Wars Episode VIII

Gina Rodriguez
September 04, 2015 

Jane The Virgin‘s Gina Rodriguez is in talks to play a new and prominent character in Star Wars Episode VIII. The movie, which will be directed by Rian Johnson, will begin filming next year. Also in talks is Bates Motel‘s Olivia Cooke and Tatiana Maslany from Orphan Black. Rodriguez has been brought in for “chemistry….


Possible 2013 Latino Oscar Nominees

February 29, 2012 

This year’s Oscars were a bust for Latinos. Berenice Bejo (“The Artist”), Emmanuel Lubezki (cinematographer of “Tree of Life”), and Demian Bichir (“A Better Life”) all lost. Lubezki is particularly a crime, as his “Tree of Life” is one of the most beautifully shot films we’ve seen in a long time. Next year doesn’t look….


Benicio Del Toro Might Play Khan In “Star Trek Sequel.” This Is Not A Bad Thing

Premiere Of Focus Features' "Somewhere" - Arrivals
December 05, 2011 

It’s rumored that Benicio Del Toro will play Khan Noonien Singh in the upcoming Star Treksequel. While some see this as yet another Latino playing a bad guy, we don’t see this as a bad thing necessarily.


Latino Remix: Top 5 Ideas For Movie And TV Latino Reboots

June 27, 2011 

Movie franchise reboots are all the rage these days. “Batman”, “Star Trek”, and “Spiderman” have all successfully been saved from the jaws of crappy previous versions by starting over. If Batman can be resurrected after the abomination of “Batman and Robin”, anything can. “Battlestar Gallactica” also had a successful reboot in 2004, as the war….


5 Actors We Think Should Play Pancho Villa

March 14, 2011 

Johnny Depp has backed out of starring in the upcoming Pancho Villa biopic. We think it’s for the best. We aren’t knocking ‘Ol Johnny. He’s a good actor, but we think Pancho Villa should be played by a Latino. There is no reason why Villa has to be played by a white dude. Gone are….