Monday Apr 14
Actor turned Artist plays debuts with La Mona Risa
Pepe Serna, an accomplished actor from cult classic movies like Scarface, American Me, and the not readily forgotten Caddyshack II returns with a dozen paintings paying tribute to the women in his life.
Film didn't sway jurors, justices rule
When the jury in an Oakland double-murder case deadlocked on a death sentence, the foreman urged two jurors who favored a life term to rent the movie "American Me" so they could understand the violence inmates can cause behind bars.
The Huffington Post
Vanessa Erazo: Edward James Olmos on Stand and Deliver's 25th...
In the late eighties, a month after the release of La Bamba -- at the time the biggest Latino box office hit ever -- Newsweek magazine proclaimed that it was the era of the "Hispanic Hollywood." That same summer came the release of the Chicano classic Born in East L.A . written, directed, and starring Cheech Marin.
The rise and fall of an American gangster behind bars.
American Me was the directorial debut of long time Latino character actor Edward James Olmos .
Edward James Olmos Inspires Canal Youth at Smith Rafael Screening
Aspiring young filmmakers from the Canal neighborhood ended the "Future Profressionals" program by meeting actor Edward James Olmos at the Smith Rafael Film Center Tuesday night.