“This is not the white people Emmys,” said comedian Erik Rivera before the live telecast of the NCLR ALMA Awards on Sept. 27. Tasked with warming up the crowd, he reminded the audience to smile and…
Robert Rodriguez's "Machete Kills" will have its world premiere on Sept. 19 as the opening night film for Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas.
With an estimated $120 million at the domestic box office, “Fast and Furious 6“ had the biggest opening weekend yet for a film in the Universal series, achieving the rare feat of a franchise that…
The El Rey Network, the cable startup from Robert Rodriguez and John Fogelman's FactoryMade Ventures, is speeding toward its soft launch in December, bolstered by a strategic partnership with…
Univision Communications is making a bet on the maverick filmmaker behind such grindhouse classics as 'From Dusk Till Dawn' and 'Machete.' The company that owns Spanish-language TV network Univision…
Two months after he was bounced out of Hearst Corp. amid a sexting scandal, Scott Sassa has surfaced in a new role as vice chairman of Robert Rodriguez’s nascent cable channel. With Sassa on board…
Action star Michelle Rodriguez is officially set to reprise her roles in Robert Rodriguez's "Machete Kills" and the sixth installment in Universal's hit "Fast and Furious" franchise, which will see…
This time last year, John Fogelman began scouting opportunities for an English-lingo cable channel targeted to U.S.-born Hispanics.
Genesis Rodriguez has joined the cast of Lionsgate's "The Last Stand," starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Robert Rodriguez has acquired fearture rights to sci-fi fantasy magazine Heavy Metal and plans to develop a large-scale media project and a new animated film.