•   
  •   
  •   

Entertainment The National Hispanic Media Coalition Premieres Latinx Stream Showcase

17:56  15 september  2021
17:56  15 september  2021 Source:   deadline.com

Johnny Showcase Gets Divided ‘AGT’ Reaction With ‘Octopus’: ‘The Worst Song I Have Ever Heard’

  Johnny Showcase Gets Divided ‘AGT’ Reaction With ‘Octopus’: ‘The Worst Song I Have Ever Heard’ Simon Cowell isn’t impressed with “America’s Got Talent”‘s disco star. On Tuesday’s episode, Johnny Showcase took the stage for a big, psychedelic performance of his original song “Octopus”. RELATED: Johnny Showcase & The Mystic Ticket Punch Their Ticket On ‘AGT’ With intentionally dated and kitschy visuals, the surprisingly catchy tune also featured a naughty-but-hilarious twist. That said, the performance divided the judges as Cowell tore Johnny apart. “It was horrific. Absolutely horrific," he said. "Honestly, you were so good the first time. This song about an octopus was horrible — I mean, the worst song I have ever heard on a live show.

logo, company name © National Hispanic Media Coalition

EXCLUSIVE: The National Hispanic Media Coalition premiered its Latinx Stream Showcase on Wednesday to uplift and promote Latinx talent in the entertainment industry.

The presentation will show 7 short films written, directed, acted, and produced by Latinx talent for an audience of industry executives, casting directors, producers, agents, managers, and audiences for consideration both above and below the line.

More from Deadline
  • National Hispanic Media Coalition Reveals 2021 Series Latinx Scriptwriters Program Cohorts
  • 'Selena: the Series' EP Jaime Davila Joins National Hispanic Media Coalition Board Of Directors
  • America Ferrera Vows To Bring More Projects For Latinos "To Be Seen And Celebrated"

“While the entertainment industry has shown some progress towards being more inclusive of the Latinx community, we are still woefully underrepresented both in front of and behind the camera,” said Brenda Victoria Castillo, President & CEO of the National Hispanic Media Coalition. “With this showcase, we want to shine a light on the talented creatives the industry has yet to discover. These individuals are bringing incredible stories—from our communities—to life, for all the world to see.”

at least 30 soldiers killed in Yemen in an attack of the Houthis

 at least 30 soldiers killed in Yemen in an attack of the Houthis YEMEN-SECURITE /: at least 30 soldiers killed in Yemen in an attack on the Houthis Aden, August 29 (Reuters) - at least 30 soldiers were killed and 60 Other injuries Sunday in the bombing by the houthis of a military base occupied by the forces of the Saudi coalition in southwestern Yemen, said a spokesman for these forces and medical sources. The Houthis attacked the base of Al Anad using ballistic drones and missiles, said Mohamed Al Nakib, spokesman for the Yemeni forces of the South.

Learn more about the featured short films below.

Hermanas revolves around two sisters with opposing personalities who are forced to address family issues while waiting for the results of a pregnancy test.

Directed by Michael Martinez; written by Abigail Saenz; and starring Lorena Jorge (Yasmin), and Frenceli Chapman (Teresa).

Sorta Rican involves two siblings debating the realities of being biracial and their connection to the motherland.

Directed by Steph Oh; written by Angelina Villapiano; and starring Sergio Gavidia (Rob), and Kaylah Pantaleón (Angelina).

You’ll Be Happy Here is about a lonely old woman who entertains an unexpected house guest with a story that sucks him in—and keeps him there.

Directed by Brenda Castillo; written by Christopher Ureña; and starring Jay Phoenix (David), and Juana Samayoa (Gladys).

SEC live streams: How to watch 2021 college football games online without cable

  SEC live streams: How to watch 2021 college football games online without cable Sporting News breaks down how cord-cutters can watch SEC football games online without the need for cable.College football's most powerful Power 5 conference has no shortage of online streaming services for fans to keep up with their favorite teams, from Bowling Green at Tennessee on Sept. 2 to the SEC Championship game on Dec. 4 — and nearly everything else in between.

Welcome Back where a father extends an invitation back home to his black sheep son after picking him up from the police station, exposing their strained relationship and expectations of each other.

Directed by Edwin Gomez; written by Gabriel Najar; and starring Gino Montesinos (Pops), and Roland Ruiz (Pops).

The Swimmers centers on the pressures of procreating, in which a baby-fevered couple tries to keep the temperature and spirits high with the union of biology, Latinx culture, and love.

Directed by Michael Martinez; written by Rachel Strauss Muniz; and starring Ariana Sanchez (Rosa), and César Carmona (Eddie).

Werq It tells the story of a struggling actor as he comes home from an audition one afternoon, and unexpectedly finds out he has been kicked out of his apartment by his frustrated girlfriend.

Directed by Dominic Colón; written by Edwin Gomez; and starring Priscilla Walker (Angie), and Isaias Miranda (Rey).

Legends is a story about an aspiring actor who gets offered the role of a lifetime, but it comes at too high a cost.

Directed by Michael Martinez; written by Erik Galindo; and starring Leo Hernandez (Actor), and Gilbert Chavarria (Agent).

The showcase can be viewed now here.

Click here to read the full article.

HOT ROD Drag Week 2021 Day 1 Route and Live Stream .
Ben Affleck pushed away a man who got too close to Jennifer Lopez while trying to take a selfie.

usr: 0
This is interesting!