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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 19, 20   Renee   0 Comment Gallery, Site Update, Television

During the 1st Season of the hit show The West Wing Edward made a two episode guest appearance as Justice Roberto Mendoza. In the first episode Mendoza is nominated as Supreme Court justice after a justice retires, however he only appears in the very end of the episode to accept the position. Edward asked to […]

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 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!

Mar 11, 20   Renee   0 Comment Gallery, Site Update

Today is a date that sees the anniversary of 3 movies that Edward was involved with in various capacities. The first is the 1988 hit movie Stand And Deliver where Edward starred as high school calculus teacher, Jaime Escalante. This movie based upon the true story of the teacher of the same name garnered an […]

Mar 03, 20   Renee   0 Comment Gallery, Site Update, Welcome

Welcome to your online source dedicated to actor & activist, Edward James Olmos. With a career spanning almost 50 years you are bound to have came across a show or movie you have seen him in. I was first introduced to his acting in the 90s when he portrayed the gruff Quintanilla family patriarch in […]