Amigos del Español

McAvoy travels to the depths of his emotions in Submergence a movie suffocated by an unforgiving narrative structure directed by Wim Wenders. Alicia Vikander and James McAvoy somehow rise above the lackluster film they’re sunk into.

Based on J.M. Ledgard’s novel of the same name and adapted by screenwriter Erin Dignam, the film revels parallels between time periods and points of view, the film opens with Vikander, a professor and scientist obsessed with the literal bottom of the ocean, who is embarking on the biggest journey of her career, but just can’t seem to care about it because the man she loves won’t answer her phone calls.

He is the man of the hour. Gary Oldman's portrayal of Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour earned him best actor award at the Oscars.

A portrait that was an opportunity of a lifetime, as he puts it. The actor spent more than 200 hours in the makeup chair to become the iconic British politician Winston Churchill, and at the film’s end had carried around half of his body weight with the prosthetics that added 10 pounds each day.

Tim Robbins is one of Hollywood's longtime good guys, with years of famed films and passionate activism to his credit.

Last month he premiered in HBO the show Here and Now, the tale of a diverse family tested by unlikely circumstances. It also features Holly Hunter, Sosie Bacon, Avynn Crowder-Jones, Jerrika Hinton and Raymond Lee.

Dwayne Johnson is the best paid actor in Hollywood, a true hero that has accomplished a major development in his career.

His last movie is Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, directed by Jake Kasdan. A film that is kid-friendly, adult-safe and genuinely enjoyable popcorn entertainment that just "good" enough to not cause any remorse. Based on the movie from the 90’s, Jumanji helps Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to power his way to the top as the most bankable actor of his generation.

The first label slapped on Jane was Henry Fonda’s daughter, but soon, her talent and her beauty proved that she was a force in herself. The sexy Barbarella from the sixties became an activist in the seventies and the queen of fitness in the eighties.

The 79-year-old actress, who stunned in a Bella Freud dress, confessed that she loves her new adventure in the TV ahead of filming the new season of Grace and Frankie. The two-time Academy Award winner, who stars in the comedy drama alongside Lily Tomlin, says that she speaks a little of Spanish but is a big reader of our fellow authors

Mariah Carey is one of the most successful recording artists of the history of music, with five Grammys, album sales of more than 60 million and a reported fortune of $680 million under her belt, Christmas songs are becoming a trade mark for her.

Christmas is to Carey what reindeers are to Santa, and this year she has doubled down on the festive cheer. The Queen of Christmas, which spawned the smash hit All I Want For Christmas is You, comes with the animated movie The Star, for what she composed the central theme.

Life is not about stopping before the storm, but about learning to live in the rain; with that philosophy, Idris Elba builds a Renaissance existence in the middle of the millennium.

Elba is the man of the moment, we have not recovered from the end of Luther's fourth season, when he premieres four films in less than three months: The Dark Tower, The Mountain Between Us, Molly's Game and Thor; Ragnakor. Icon of fashion and star of Hollywood, the Briton also is in the television starring: Luther and Guerrilla

U.S. awarded actress Elisabeth Moss said she was optimistic on the role of women in cinema nowadays in an interview in Cannes. She was there to promote The Square, the Swedish movie that won the Palm D’Or at the French International F

A consummate reader, Elizabeth told us about her passion to learn other cultures thorough pages and the awareness and empathy that books bring in. Moss is at the moment very busy with The Handmaid's Tale, and her motto to get all those awards is to choose good writing pieces. “Once you have a good story, a good writer, you can change the world”  

Like Cameron Diaz, Joaquin Phoenix is of Hispanic roots. Born in Puerto Rico, the actor, who constantly visits his father who now lives in Costa Rica, claims to feel identified with the culture of his ancestors.

Completely bilingual in English and Spanish, Phoenix, who just won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival as best actor for his role in You Were Never Really Here, confessed that although he does not practice, he still keeps the Spanish alive reading Latin American authors. Among his favorites are Lorca, Miguel Piñero and the book El Olvido Que Seremos written by Héctor Abad Faciolince. 

He is the new king of Hollywood, Charlie Hunnam, the guy who looks more than Brad Pitt when he was young, even more than Pitt, is the lead actor in the movie King Arthur: Legend of the Sword.

But Hunnam is also the protagonist of the film Lost City of Z, that it was shot in Colombia. Now and again a country decides that it’s time to spend some money to improve the climate for film and TV production. In the past few years the Colombian government has been flying in Hollywood studio execs and producers in order to change its outdated image as an unsafe destination, promote hefty tax incentives and cash rebates, and show them attractive sites to shoot. Fascinated with the Spanish culture, Hunnam now speaks a bit of Spanish and is very immersed in our culture. We are here to talk about King Arthur a legend about honor and folklore.

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