Luisa Leschin to Receive the Norman Lear Writer’s Award at the 34th Annual Imagen Awards

LOS ANGELES (July 29, 2019) – The Imagen Foundation announced today Luisa Leschin as this year’s recipient of the Norman Lear Writer’s Award. Leschin is currently co-executive producer of the Netflix Original hit show Mr. Iglesias. “Luisa Leschin’s work with her-highly successful play, Latins Anonymous, to her success as co-executive producer for beloved shows [...]

By |2019-07-30T16:28:04-07:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

Cris Abrego to Receive the Imagen President’s Award at the 34th Annual Imagen Awards

LOS ANGELES (July 11, 2019) – The Imagen Foundation announced today Cris Abrego as this year’s recipient of the Imagen President’s Award. Abrego currently serves as the Chairman of Endemol Shine Americas and CEO of Endemol Shine North America. “Cris Abrego has embraced his experiences and background which have allowed him to appreciate the [...]

By |2019-07-11T10:14:11-07:00July 11th, 2019|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

Nominations Announced for the 34th Annual Imagen Awards

LOS ANGELES (July 1, 2019) – The Imagen Foundation announced today 93 nominations in 18 categories from informational programming and on-air advertising to outstanding individual performances, and primetime programming in film and television. The 34th Annual Imagen Awards will be presented Saturday, August 10th, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. The Imagen [...]

By |2019-07-03T13:47:55-07:00July 1st, 2019|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

Imagen’s Helen Hernandez Sworn In as President of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission

The Imagen Foundation is honored to announce that on April 8, 2019 our very own President & Founder, Helen Hernandez was sworn-in as President of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission. The ceremony took place in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, at a reception hosted by First District [...]

By |2019-04-15T16:04:51-07:00April 15th, 2019|Categories: Foundation News|

Imagen Foundation Announces Its 10th Annual List of Powerful & Influential Latinos in the Entertainment Industry

LOS ANGELES, CA. -- The Imagen Foundation, the nation’s leading organization promoting the advancement and positive portrayal of Latinos throughout all aspects of the entertainment industry, honors and recognizes industry executives who have distinguished themselves and set a standard of excellence in their respective fields of business, as well as helped pave the way for [...]

By |2018-10-10T16:31:00-07:00October 10th, 2018|Categories: Foundation News, Powerful & Influential|

Winners of the 2nd Annual Imagen Awards Short/Student Films & Web Series

The Imagen Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2nd Annual Imagen Awards Short/Student Film & Web Series Competition. This competition showcases some of the best short form content created by our Latino community that touches on Latino themes and subject matter. The winner in each category was determined through a public online vote. Thank [...]

By |2018-08-06T12:39:42-07:00August 6th, 2018|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

The Imagen Foundation Announces Special Honorees for the 33rd Annual Imagen Awards

The Walt Disney Company/Pixar for Coco to be honored with the Creative Achievement Award, Peter Murrieta to be honored with Norman Lear Writer’s Award, and Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto to be honored with Humanitarian Award. LOS ANGELES, CA - August 1, 2018 - The Imagen Foundation announced today their special honorees, a group of extraordinary [...]

By |2018-08-06T12:44:17-07:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

DEADLINE EXTENDED: 2nd Annual Short/Student Films & Web Series Competition

The deadline for the 2nd Annual Imagen Awards Short/Student Films & Web Series Competition has been extended! The Imagen Foundation invites content creators, filmmakers, and students to submit their short films, student films, and web series to the submit their work by Tuesday, July 10. This special competition is geared towards showcasing the best of short [...]

By |2018-07-06T16:23:46-07:00July 6th, 2018|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

Imagen Foundation Announces Nominees for the 33rd Annual Imagen Awards

Los Angeles, CA, June 28, 2018 – The Imagen Foundation today announced 103 nominations in 18 categories for the 33rd Annual Imagen Awards to be presented Saturday evening, August 25, at the JW Marriott Los Angeles at LA Live. The Imagen Awards is the only premier Latino entertainment awards program dedicated to honoring the [...]

By |2018-07-11T15:34:02-07:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

Now Open: 2nd Annual Short/Student Films & Web Series Competition

The Imagen Foundation invites content creators, filmmakers, and students to submit their short films, student films, and web series to the 2nd Annual Imagen Awards Short/Student Films & Web Series Competition. This special competition is geared towards showcasing the best of short form content featuring talent from our Latino community or that touches on themes/subject matter [...]

By |2018-06-15T16:26:53-07:00June 15th, 2018|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|