Pedro Pascal to Star in “The Mandalorian” for Disney’s Streaming Service

Pedro Pascal has been tapped to star in the “Star Wars” TV series “The Mandalorian,” which is expected to premiere on the Disney streaming service, Disney+. Pascal’s name had previously been rumored for the role, but sources say he was one of many actors being considered. Now, insiders tell Variety that he has been offered … Continue reading Pedro Pascal to Star in “The Mandalorian” for Disney’s Streaming Service

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WATCH: First Trailer Released for Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma”

Netflix has released the first official trailer for Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma,” which highlights Yalitza Aparicio as a live-in housekeeper in the middle-class neighborhood of Roma in Mexico City. With Pink Floyd’s “The Great Gig in the Sky” scoring the black-and-white footage, Aparicio’s character named Cleo performs chores and deals with three children against a backdrop … Continue reading WATCH: First Trailer Released for Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma”

Michael Peña Joins Paramount’s Live-Action ‘Dora the Explorer’

Deadline has confirmed that Ant-Man and The Wasp star Michael Peña is joining Paramount’s live-action feature adaptation of Nickelodeon’s Dora The Explorer, playing the title character’s father to Eva Longoria’s mother. The James Bobin-directed pic hits theaters on Aug. 2, 2019. Dora experiences high school life after venturing through the jungles, however, she sets off … Continue reading Michael Peña Joins Paramount’s Live-Action ‘Dora the Explorer’

Úrsula Corberó, Breakout Star of ‘La Casa de Papel’, Signs With WME

WME has signed Úrsula Corberó, a breakout on the hit Spanish-language Netflix series Money Heist (La Casa de Papel), for representation in all areas. The competitive signing comes as she is next set to star in Julio Medem’s El árbol de la sangre which bows in Spain in November. The agency will look to land … Continue reading Úrsula Corberó, Breakout Star of ‘La Casa de Papel’, Signs With WME

Mexico May be on the Edge of a Major Human Disaster

Mexico City is in the throes of a heated conflict over plans for a new international airport. It's a monster project: one of the biggest public works in Mexican history, with an initial price tag of $13.3bn. Once completed, the airport, known locally by its Spanish acronym, NAICM, will boast no fewer than six runways … Continue reading Mexico May be on the Edge of a Major Human Disaster

Mexico Couple Arrested for Transporting Body Parts May Have Committed 20 Murders

Police in Mexico are investigating a couple arrested for transporting body parts in a pram in connection with at least 10 murders. At a hearing following his arrest, the man reportedly confessed to killing 20 women in a suburb of Mexico City. Investigators have found body parts in the couple's flat and at another nearby … Continue reading Mexico Couple Arrested for Transporting Body Parts May Have Committed 20 Murders

Vannessa Vasquez to Recur on ABC’s New Legal Drama ‘The Fix’

Damnation alum Chasten Harmon and Vannessa Vasquez (East Los High) are set for recurring roles on ABC’s new legal drama The Fix, from Marcia Clark, Liz Craft, Sarah Fain, Mandeville TV and ABC Studios. Co-written by O.J. Simpson prosecutor Clark, The Fix centers on Maya Travis (Robin Tunney), an L.A. district attorney who suffers a … Continue reading Vannessa Vasquez to Recur on ABC’s New Legal Drama ‘The Fix’

Esai Morales to Recur on Season 10 of CBS’ ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’

Esai Morales (Superfly) is set for a recurring role on the upcoming tenth season of CBS’ NCIS: Los Angeles. Morales will play Deputy Director Louis Ochoa. Smart, authoritative, polished and trustworthy, Ochoa accompanies a special prosecutor from the Department of Defense who is investigating the NCIS office and its employees. He is there to protect … Continue reading Esai Morales to Recur on Season 10 of CBS’ ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’

Eva Longoria Joins Paramount’s Live-Action ‘Dora the Explorer’

Eva Longoria has been cast in Paramount Players’ live-action feature of Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer, playing Elena, Dora’s mother. The James Bobin-directed movie hits theaters on Aug. 2, 2019 and is already in production over in Australia with cast-members Isabela Moner (as Dora), Eugenio Derbez, Micke Moreno, Nicholas Coombe, Madeleine Madden, Adriana Barraza, and Temuera … Continue reading Eva Longoria Joins Paramount’s Live-Action ‘Dora the Explorer’

Jaime Camil and Sandra Echeverria to Star in Comedy ‘My Boyfriend’s Meds’ for Lionsgate, Pantelion, Fuego Films and Traziende

Jaime Camil (Jane The Virgin) and Sandra Echeverria (Savages) are leading cast in English and Spanish-language comedy My Boyfriend’s Meds. Production is underway in Mexico on the pic which is being made by Lionsgate and Televisa JV Pantelion, Hands Of Stone producer Fuego Films and Mexican outfit Traziende. Also starring are Brian Baumgartner (Foxcatcher), Ana … Continue reading Jaime Camil and Sandra Echeverria to Star in Comedy ‘My Boyfriend’s Meds’ for Lionsgate, Pantelion, Fuego Films and Traziende

‘Made in Mexico’, Reality Series on Lifestyles of Mexico City’s Wealthy Socialites, Set to Debut on Netflix

The first Mexican reality series on Netflix, Made in Mexico, will showcase nine of Mexico City’s wealthy socialites and their opulent but flawed lifestyles. The series debuts on the streaming service on Sept. 28. The cast includes: Pepe Díaz, a 35-year-old successful businessman and nightclub impresario who wants to shed his playboy past and settle … Continue reading ‘Made in Mexico’, Reality Series on Lifestyles of Mexico City’s Wealthy Socialites, Set to Debut on Netflix

Michael Bublé and Wife Luisana Lopilato Are Expecting a Girl

He hasn’t met her yet, but Michael Bublé will soon be saying hello to a daughter! The Canadian singer and wife Luisana Lopilato‘s third child on the way is a girl, he announced on Ireland’s Today FM radio’s The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show, Monday. “I got my first little girl coming in three weeks, and … Continue reading Michael Bublé and Wife Luisana Lopilato Are Expecting a Girl