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Aug 06, 20   Renee   0 Comment News, Press, Site Update, Television

Deadline released the list of nominees for the 35th Annual Imagen Awards honoring positive portrayals of Latinos in the media. Mayans MC was a nominee for best primetime drama, while Edward and his co-star JD Pardo were nominees for supporting actor and actor respectively. Full Article

Jul 29, 20   Renee   0 Comment Interview, News, Site Update, Television

Edward James Olmos spoke to FOX 11’s Amanda Salas about the lack of Latinx creators and actors who were snubbed from 2020’s Emmy nominations live on Good Day LA. Video Vault > Interviews > 2020 Source Link: FOX LA News

Jun 17, 20   Renee   0 Comment News

Congratulations to Edward, it has been listed on Gold Derby that he is among the Emmy Contenders for supporting actors in a drama series for his role on Mayans MC.  Read More

Jun 17, 20   Renee   0 Comment Interview, News

When Tito Puente Jr. received the news that Edward James Olmos wanted to produce a set of projects honoring his late father, Tito Puente, it was a no brainer for the Puente family to give the green light. “This is a fantastic opportunity,” Puente Jr. tells Billboard. “My father is truly missed and remembered, and Mr. […]

Jun 04, 20   Renee   0 Comment Interview, News, Press

Edward James Olmos has been acting, directing and producing film and television for 45 years, establishing himself as an iconic Latino actor when there weren’t many of them. Films from Blade Runner to Zoot Suit, Selena, My Family and American Me, and TV work including his Emmy-winning turn as Lt. Castillo in Miami Vice, Battlestar […]

Apr 17, 20   Renee   0 Comment Interview, News

Edward discusses the launch of the YCP Live Reads as well as his life during quarantine. Press Library Source: Spectrum News

Apr 08, 20   Renee   0 Comment News, Press

Edward announced via his Twitter that the Latino Film Institute will be streaming live script readings from students in the Youth Cinema Project. Edward started the project and also stated that the scripts will be read by various TV & movie actors. You can view his announcement on YCP’s You Tube Channel by visiting our […]

Apr 04, 20   Renee   0 Comment News, Press, Site Update

The long awaited 9/11 drama Windows On The World directed by Michael Olmos (Edward’s son) and also starring Edward is finally to be released on the Latino Streaming service, Vix. This information was released via the Dealine website on April 2nd. It is noted in the article that the movie was to have a summer […]

Mar 28, 20   Renee   0 Comment Interview, News, Video Vault

Rick Najera who is a good friend of Edward hosted a live video chat with Edward where they discussed the current situation with the Corona Virus. During the chat they talked about how he was doing with self isolation, keeping in contact with his family, and much more. Video Vault > 2020 > Latino Thoughtmakers […]

Mar 12, 20   Renee   0 Comment News, Site Update

It was announced back in February that, Edward would make an appearance on the Galacticast podcast hosted by Tricia Helfer. The episode finally dropped last night!