Scout Comics has partnered with Los Angeles-based independent production company Mucho Mas Media to launch a new LatinX comic book imprint for the publisher, Chispa Comics It will be led by comics creators David Bowles of Clockwork Curandera, Hector Rodriguez III of El Peso Hero, and Javier Chapa of Blue Miracle, and aims to find[...]
The latest, Marvel's Voices: Comunidades #1 for October focuses on Marvel characters and creators with a Latinx background. Marvel's first Latino super hero, White Tiger, was created by writer Bill Mantlo and artist George Pérez in 1974's DEADLY HANDS OF KUNG FU #19 Since then, Marvel has introduced many heroes of Latino-descent from a multitude of[...]
Stars from Psych and What We Do in the Shadows got me to take a look at the importance of Latino representation on both sides of the camera.
Jennifer Lopez & Shakira Made Super Bowl LIV Feel Truly Global: Why Representation Matters [OPINION]
Lo's FULL Pepsi Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pILCn6VO_RU) As I have mentioned in past writings: I am Latinx, or proud Dominican descent I remember growing up when Shakira released her first album – and still to this day, I sing along with my sister and my mom to all her music[...]
All of RP and MB's powers may not be enough to handle spooks, supervillains, alien invaders, and time warps! It'll take all their imagination — and some new friends — to uncover the secret cause behind all these events before the whole world goes crazy. In his first book for young readers, Cuban-American cartoonist Jarod Roselló[...]
Barrera's Lyn is a "party girl" who;s figured out how to live a pretty worry-free life in the Bay Area. Here's a breakdown of the remaining roles: Non-binary Latinx/Chicanx actor, playwright, and artivist Ser Anzoategui (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Shameless) portrays Eddy, a sensitive soul who is trustworthy, generous and passionate but also intimidating looking upon first glance. Rendon (A[...]