20th Annual Imagen Awards - Winners

Beverly Hilton Hotel
Date Awards Held: 
Friday, June 17, 2005


  • Best Picture: The Motorcycle Diaries
  • Best Actress: Catalina Sandino Moreno, Maria Full of Grace
  • Best Supporting Actor: Rodrigo de la Serna, The Motorcycle Diaries
  • Best Supporting Actress: Shelbie Bruce, Spanglish
  • Best Director: Walter Salles, The Motorcycle Diaries
  • Best Theatrical Short or Student Film: Cuco Gomez-Gomez is Dead
  • Best Documentary for Television or Film: Visiones: Latino Art & Culture


  • Best Primetime Program: The West Wing
  • Best Actor: Jimmy Smits, The West Wing
  • Best Actress: Madeleine Stowe, Saving Milly
  • Best Supporting Actor: Freddy Rodriguez, Six Feet Under
  • Best Supporting Actress: Mia Maestro, Alias
  • Best Variety Special: LATV Live
  • Best Children's Programming: Nick News with Linda Ellerbee
  • Best Local Informational Programming: Vista L.A.
  • Best National Informational Programming: American Latino TV
  • Best Live Theatrical Production: ¡Yo soy Latina!

Outstanding Achievement

  • Creative Achievement Award: Nina Tassler, CBS
  • Norman Lear Writer's Award: Jose Rivera
  • President's Award: The Hollywood Reporter
  • Humanitarian Award: Lawrence Bender, Luis Mandoki, Oscar Orlando Torres, and Aledjandro Soberon Kuri, Innocent Voices
  • Henessy Privilège Award: George Lopez