EXCLUSIVE: Diego Luna Talks to Latino Rebels About Andor’s Latinidad

Beginning Wednesday, Diego Luna returns as Cassian in ‘Star Wars: Andor,’ the latest Disney+ series. Luna spoke with Latino Rebels about the show and the Latinidad of his lead character.

  • Sep 21, 2022
  • 12:49 PM

Diego Luna Plays It Safe in Disjointed “César Chávez” Movie

Let’s face it: the initial push to get Latinos interested in attending the opening weekend of Diego Luna’s “César Chávez” worked. From White House trips to social media chats, everyone in my social circles was fully aware that Luna’s film about the heroic labor leader was coming out the weekend of March 28, just three […]

  • Mar 30, 2014
  • 11:24 AM

After Diego Luna Schools Conan About #NoMames and Spanish, the Ignorance Begins

Now don’t get us wrong. The following video which we posted yesterday morning rocks. In fact, it is our most popular post of the summer. It is the kind of video the explains itself, and Mexico’s Diego Luna is flipping funny in it. Seriously, the show bleeped out #NoMames? By the way, this is funny, […]

  • Aug 8, 2013
  • 8:23 AM

MUST WATCH VIDEO: Diego Luna Teaches Conan About #NoMames

This. Is. Hilarious. Watch Diego Luna explain #NoMames to Conan. It starts about 2:40 in. And then, “¿Qué pedo?”

  • Aug 7, 2013
  • 12:29 PM

More Than 200 Entertainers, Activists and Leaders Sign Letter of Support for Latino Community After El Paso Shooting and Mississippi ICE Raids

“Though real pain and fear are sweeping through our communities, we remain powerful,” the letter states.

  • Aug 16, 2019
  • 5:00 AM

Jarritos Did a Two-Minute Film to Celebrate America’s Immigrant Past and Present

We don’t know yet what we think about this.

  • Oct 25, 2016
  • 11:56 AM

Ambulante: The Coolest Film Festival

A conversation with Christine Davila, director of Ambulante California

  • Sep 14, 2015
  • 8:57 AM

César Chávez and the Farmworkers’ Struggle: Lessons for the Working Class

César Chávez, the biopic of the Chicano labor leader and civil rights activist directed by Mexican director/actor Diego Luna, hit theaters nationwide last year to a mixed reception of acclaim and criticism. While some critics pointed out the historical inaccuracies that exist throughout the film, most focused on Luna’s near-omission of Filipino farmworkers, and the peripheral […]

  • Mar 31, 2015
  • 8:35 AM

Latino Rebels Featured on NPR’s ‘On The Media’ Show

Yesterday Latino Rebels founder @julito77 appeared on NPR’s On The Media in a segment about the rise of English-language outlets in Latino media. The hosts of the show were discussing “No Mames” and Julito appeared at the beginning of the show and also at the end. Here is the full show: BREAKING BAD IN SPANISH, […]

  • Jul 5, 2014
  • 10:52 AM

Twitter Users Wonder Why Would Budweiser Even Sponsor The “César Chávez” Movie

Social media is an interesting medium. Even though LatinoRebels.com had gotten the United Farm Workers to issue a statement in 2012 about its relationship with Budweiser, new users to Twitter are basically having serious issues with Budweiser’s sponsorship of Diego Luna’s “César Chávez” film. The latest is about a video Budweiser posted a few days […]

  • Apr 15, 2014
  • 12:01 PM

César Chávez and Me

Recently, I went to a film screening of “César Chávez” in Bakersfield, California. I went with my wife and children, and watched the film with a packed house of students and farmworkers at the Maya Cinemas. It was a fundraiser for FIELD (Farmworker Institute for Education and Leadership). I’m on the FIELD board and it […]

  • Apr 1, 2014
  • 8:24 AM

Critics of New CHAVEZ Movie Allege Producers Used Non-Union Workers and Outsourced Work to Mexico

Weeks before the new César Chávez movie hits U.S. movie theaters, a major promotional push has begun, including a call in the Huffington Post by the President of the United Farm Workers for a national day of service tied to the movie. Directed by Diego Luna and starring Michael Peña, America Ferrara, Rosario Dawson, and […]

  • Feb 11, 2014
  • 5:55 PM

“Cesar Chavez: An American Hero” (OFFICIAL TRAILER)

Here it is. The official trailer of the much-anticipated film, “Cesar Chavez: An American Hero,” directed by Diego Luna. For more about the film, click here or here.

  • Oct 29, 2013
  • 9:25 PM

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