Friday, October 23, 2015

HOLA Member Bochinche

Bochinche refers to “gossip”. In this sense, we use it to mention HOLA members or Friends of HOLA who are getting acting, performance or similarly artistic gigs and/or recognition in the media. The names of HOLA members and Friends of HOLA are listed below in boldface. To see what other HOLA members are doing currently, click here.

2015 HOLA Awards honoree Andrea Navedo, shown at right, was profiled in an interview and fashion editorial spread in the October 2015 issue of Regard magazine. To read the interview, click here.

Marcos Sotomayor will guest-star in the third webisode of the webseries "The Streets" (Old Kid Productions). For more information, click here or here.

Joel Pérez, shown at left, received an award from the Young Patrons of Lincoln Center (YPLC) at is fall gala, which took place in October at the Bowery Hotel, located in Manhattan's SoHo neighborhood. He also performed with co-stars Roberta Colindrez and Emily Skeggs from the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Fun Home.

The feature film Millie and the Lords continues hitting the film festival circuit, with its next stop being in October at the Georgia Latino Film Festival in Atlanta, Georgia. The film, written and directed by Jennica Carmona and stars Jessica Carmona; Cedric Leiba, Jr.Alfredo Romeo Suárez; Gabriel Castillo; and Mateo GómezFor more information, click here or here.

Louis Perego Moreno (also known as Tío Louie), shown center, in the photo at right, was one of the recipients of the 2015 ÉL Award given by New York daily newspaper El Diario-La Prensa for his work in the Latino community.

2015 HOLA Awards recipient (and 2015 HOLA Performer's Choice Award recipient) Héctor Luis Rivera co-stars in the short film Encubiertos, which continues hitting the film festival circuit. The film, written by Ydaiber Orozco and directed by Leo Rod (with co-production and cinematography by Edwin Pagán) was accepted at the Lancaster International Short Film Festival in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.

If you are an HOLA member or a Friend of HOLA and want to submit a bochinche item, send us an e-mail. If you live in the New York metropolitan area and want to be an HOLA member, why not join? If you live outside the New York metropolitan area and want to be an HOLA member, you can find out more information on how to do so, by clicking here. If you are not a Friend of HOLA, why not become one?

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