Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Photos from the HOLApanels event (co-presented with SAG) at HBO as part of the New York International Latino Film Festival - July 31, 2009
HOLA and Screen Actors Guild presented an HOLApanels event titled "The Changing Face of Latinos in Media." Part of the New York International Latino Film Festival (NYILFF), it took place at HBO on Friday, July 31, 2009 at 3pm and featured Dr. Clara E. Rodríguez of Fordham University as moderator with panelists Emilio Delgado (PBS' "Sesame Street"), Rogelio Douglas (Broadway's The Little Mermaid), Adrián Martínez (from the films The Ministers and The Taking of Pelham 123) and Tony Plana (of ABC's "Ugly Betty"). The event was filled to near capacity. Adam Moore, Director of Screen Actors Guild Affirmative Action and Diversity Department, gave opening remarks while HOLA Associate Director A.B. Lugo gave closing remarks. Photos shown here were taken by A Ruiz Photography.