Mexican star Diego Luna and Venezuelan newcomer Genesis Rodriguez costar alongside Will Ferrell in Matt Piedmont’s Casa de Mi Padre, opening this weekend. Looking a little like if Robert Rodriguez had directed a spaghetti Western entirely in Spanish, the gist of it goes like this: Slick and sophisticated, Raul (Luna) has earned his father’s respect. His brother Armando (Ferrell)? Not so much. When their father’s ranch falls into… Continue reading Cine Latino: 'Casa de Mi Padre' Stars Diego Luna and Genesis Rodriguez on Will Ferrell and Being "as American as a Cheeseburger" (Exclusive)
Taking a look at some Latino movies in the works….
The remarkable rescue of 33 Chilean miners from the San Jose Mine last year captivated the world’s attention, and of course Hollywood is planning to take the heart-wrenching, death-defying story to the big screen. Academy Award-nominated producer Mike Medavoy (Black Swan, Shutter Island) and representatives of the 33 Chilean miners announced just a few days ago that they have entered into an… Continue reading Cine Latino: Chilean Miners Movie Gets the Green Light, Will Ferrell Learns Spanish for 'Casa de Mi Padre' and Zoe Saldana Kills in 'Colombiana,' Her First Latina Role
The trailer for NALA Films’ Casa de mi Padre has debuted on YouTube and you can check it out in the player below.
The bizarre production was announced last August , with a deadpan press release claiming that the film is the result of a closed-door settlement between Will Ferrell and Gary Sanchez Productions. Ferrell, the story claims, was forced to appear in the Spanish language comedy for legal reasons.
The film… Continue reading Casa de mi Padre Gets a Bizarre Trailer