Watch: ‘Latinos in the Media’ Livestream in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month


Products You May Like

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the White House Office of Public Engagement in partnership with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus hosted a series of discussions today about Latino contributions across media and how the Latino narrative is shaped through cultural and media representation. Three virtual panels were held from 1-2:30 p.m. EST focusing on TV and film, music, and industry, all of which you can watch here:

This content is imported from Facebook. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at their web site.

The first panel, all about film and television, was hosted by Rep. Joaquin Castro and featured Cris Abrego, the chairman of Banijay Americas and chairman of the Television Academy Foundation; Tanya Saracho, a creator and showrunner; Felix Sanchez, the chairman of the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts; and Steven Canals, a screenwriter and producer.

The second panel, discussing music, was hosted by Cedric Richmond, senior advisor to the president, and featured Manuel Abud, the CEO of the Latin Recording Academy; Jackie Beato, the executive vice president of operations at Live Nation; writer, producer, and rapper Residente; and musician and producer Emilio Estefan.

The third and final panel focused on the entertainment industry, hosted by Rep. Linda Sánchez. Panelists included Dr. Ana-Christina Ramón, the director of research and civic engagement at UCLA Division of Social Science; John Gibson, the vice president of external and multicultural affairs at Motion Picture Association; and Netflix’s director of original series, Pete Corona.

    This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at

    Products You May Like

    Articles You May Like

    Hailey Bieber Paired Diamonds With a Little Black Dress at Tiffany & Co.’s Art Basel Party
    Bottega Veneta Spring 2014 Ready To Wear – Fashion Show –
    Glennon Doyle on Her Little-Known First Book and the Habit That ‘Saves’ Her Every Day
    25 Days of Workouts: This Fitness Advent Calendar Keeps You Sweating All Season Long
    Priyanka Chopra Channels Belle In Vivid Yellow Gold Gown

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *