Latinos Absent from the Emmys, Again: What’s it Going to Take?

Editorial Comment by Helen Hernandez, President & Founder, Imagen Foundation This year's Emmys were a disappointment to Latinos working in television. The Emmys process and Awards continue to exclude our Latino talent. One only has to ask why Norman Lear's "One Day At A Time," or Shades of Blue, or Queen of the South or [...]

By | 2017-09-20T10:47:10+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: Foundation News|

Clip: NBC Entertainment Receives the Vision Award

NBC Entertainment was the recipient of Imagen's Vision Award for their achievements in the area of diversity, both in front of and behind the camera. The award was presented at the 32nd Annual Imagen Awards, which took place on Friday, August 18 at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills, by Monica Raymund from Chicago Fire. In [...]

By | 2017-08-25T15:31:03+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards, Videos|

Now Accepting Entries for the 2017 Imagen Awards

The Imagen Foundation is now accepting submissions for the 32nd Annual Imagen Awards, the premier Latino entertainment awards, in categories in film, television, documentaries, and more. To qualify for the Imagen Awards, entries must have been distributed or aired from May 1, 2016 to April 30, 2017. The deadline to submit to for consideration is May [...]

By | 2017-07-09T01:16:55+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|

Imagen Friend, Mónica Gil, Named EVP, Corporate Affairs at NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises

The Imagen Foundation congratulates our dear friend, Mónica Gil, for her appointment as Executive Vice President of Corporate Affairs at NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises. In her new role, she will have oversight of the company’s corporate communications, government relations, and community relations efforts. In addition, she will also manage high-priority company-wide initiatives across all Telemundo Enterprises business units. [...]

By | 2017-07-09T01:16:55+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Categories: Foundation News, Press Release|

#WeCount at the 31st Annual Imagen Awards

The Hollywood Reporter captured the tone of this year's Imagen Awards through their online coverage of the event, "Politics Dominates the Night at Imagen Awards: 'Our Vote is Very Important.'" The 31st Annual Imagen Awards, which were held, Friday, September 9th,  focused heavily on encouraging everyone in attendance and watching on Facebook about the importance of [...]

By | 2017-07-09T01:16:55+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Categories: Foundation News, Imagen Awards|