LOS ANGELES, CA (November 10, 2023) – The Imagen Foundation announced today the nominations for the 38th annual Imagen Awards. This year’s awards recognize an array of Latino talent with ground-breaking performances, storytelling, and powerful diverse programs. The award ceremony will take place on Sunday, December 3 in Los Angeles at the Millenium Biltmore LA.
“Given the end of the recent industry challenges, we are thrilled to announce the nominees and date for our 38th Annual Imagen Awards, where we honor Latinos who made significant contributions to the television, film, and streaming spaces,” stated Helen Hernandez, President of the Imagen Foundation. “With the caliber of talent and the diversity of the roles and projects, our expectations were significantly exceeded from last year’s submission. We are beyond proud of this year’s nominees and all those who submitted. We are looking forward to coming together for this celebration. Congratulations to all of this year’s nominees!”
This year’s 136 nominations across 27 categories highlight powerful storytelling and exceptional performances by top Latino talent. Among the nominees are programs and films such as Flamin’ Hot (Searchlight Pictures Presents A Franklin Entertainment Productions), Puss in Boots: The Last Wish (DreamWorks Animation and Universal Pictures), Acapulco (Apple TV+; Lionsgate Television / 3Pas Studios / The Tannenbaum Company for Apple), and This Fool (HULU; ABC Signature).
The Imagen Awards nominees are determined by an independent panel of entertainment industry executives and Latino community leaders. For more information regarding The Imagen Awards, please visit www.imagen.org.
The complete list of 38th Annual Imagen Awards nominations follows this announcement.
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About The Imagen Awards
The Imagen (pronounced ee-mah-hen) Awards program was established in 1985 from a suggestion by veteran television producer Norman Lear to assure accurate, meaningful portrayals of the Latino community in the media. Later, as The Imagen Foundation, it expanded its programs and initiatives to further its mission to serve as a bridge between the Latino community and the entertainment industry in providing access, education, and resources for Latinos in the industry, as well as those seeking careers in entertainment. More information on the organization and details of the event can be found online at www.imagen.org and its social media channels: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.