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DiCaprio Leonardo DiCaprio Spotted Filming in Argentina

Wikimedia Commons Buenos Aires, Jul 27 (EFE).- U.S. actor Leonardo DiCaprio is in far southern Argentina to shoot the final scenes of "The Revenant," directed by Mexican Alejandro Gonzalez Iñarritu, the recent winner of the Oscar for Best Picture for "Birdman." The Hollywood star arrived in the city of Ushuaia on Sunday and will remain there for four days filming several scenes that it was ...

"48 Hours Mystery logo" by Source. Licensed under Fair use via Wikipedia US Expat Murder Mystery in Costa Rica Draws High TV Ratings

"48 Hours Mystery logo" by Source. Licensed under Fair use via Wikipedia CBS Press Express Media Release – 48 HOURS: "Paradise Lost" was Saturday's #1 broadcast at 10:00 PM with the key adult news demographic and viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for July 25. 48 HOURS was also the #1 program for the night in viewers. 48 HOURS (R) (10:00-11:00 PM) delivered 4.16 milli...

Wikimedia Commons Quaaludes and Rape: 35 Women Accuse Bill Cosby

Wikimedia Commons New York, Jul 27 (EFE).- Thirty-five women who say they were victims of sexual abuse at the hands of Bill Cosby give details of their accusations in the latest edition of New York Magazine, published on Monday. The women's black-and-white photos of them seated in similar poses - and next to a vacant chair representing others who have not been able to make their accusations...

Sony Pictures Original Screenplay of Adam Sandler Film Offended China

Sony Pictures Beijing, Jul 25 (EFE).- Producers of the American science fiction comedy "Pixels," which debuted this week in the United States and Europe, changed the film's screenplay to avoid offending China and ensure access to that market, leaked internal e-mails appear to show. Among the thousands of internal Sony Pictures Entertainment e-mails made public by WikiLeaks in recent months,...

British actor Daniel Craig performs during the shooting of the 24th James Bond movie 'Spectre' in Rome, Italy. EFE Watch the Exciting Trailer for New James Bond Film, SPECTRE

British actor Daniel Craig performs during the shooting of the 24th James Bond movie 'Spectre' in Rome, Italy. EFE London, Jul 22 (EFE).- The makers of "Spectre," the 24th installment in the James Bond saga, on Wednesday unveiled the first full-length trailer for the film, which features the usual mix of spectacular explosions, high-speed chases and gorgeous women. The two-minute, 32-second...

Source cramphibian.com Short-Term Study Abroad Programs in Costa Rica

Source: Wikimedia Commons Portland, Maine (PRWEB) July 22, 2015 – CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange is expanding short-term study abroad offerings to increase access to international education opportunities for U.S. undergraduates of all academic disciplines and majors. Beginning in 2016, the leading nonprofit international education and exchange organization will offer 36 ne...

Star Wars Actor Benicio Del Toro Could Be Next Star Wars Villain

San Francisco, Jul 21 (EFE).- Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro is currently in negotiations to play a villain in the eighth "Star Wars" film to be produced by Lucasfilm, Variety magazine reported. The publication says that an agreement has not yet been struck between the studio and Del Toro, and among the other actors being considered for the part is Joaquin Phoenix. Variety says that act...

Source: BBCEarth.com New Cable Channel BBC Earth Coming to Costa Rica

Source: BBCEarth.com The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is planning to increase its footprint in Latin America with BBC Earth, a specialty channel that is hoping to capture the burgeoning market of television viewers looking for quality programming related to nature, science, technology, and adventure. According to a news report filed by Emiliano de Pablos for entertainment industry...

Wikimedia Commons The King of Pencils Seeks to Regain Guinness Record

Wikimedia Commons By Maria Eugenia Fernandez Montevideo, Jul 20 (EFE).- Uruguayan Emilio Arenas, the holder of five Guinness records as the king of pencils and one as the top fan of ashtrays, is poised to earn yet another for his collection of 18,300 pencils, a treasure trove that he told EFE comes second only to his family. The septuagenarian, who runs the Granja Arenas tourist attracti...

Corpse Garden Metal Band from Costa Rica Releases New Album on Cassette

Corpse Garden FuturePR - Corpse Garden has teamed up with both Godz ov War and Third Eye Temple for a tape release of their second album Entheogen. The release, due out this autumn continues what has already been a busy year for the band, from their recent CD and digital release of the same album through both Russia’s Satanath Records & Germany’s RTM Productions. Corpse Garden has been ...

"Rachel McAdams 3" by SpreePiX Berlin - flickr. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons In Costa Rica, this Hollywood Actress Slept With…

"Rachel McAdams 3" by SpreePiX Berlin - flickr. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons A knife. Specifically, a Swiss Army knife. In the current season of the acclaimed television series True Detective, Canadian actress Rachel McAdams plays Detective Antigone "Ani" Bezzerides, a dauntless character who is not easily scared despite having to deal with very dangerous situations. In re...

Wikimedia Commons Rock Legend Neil Young Pulls Music from Streaming Services

Wikimedia Commons Washington, Jul 16 (EFE).- Canadian singer-songwriter and musician Neil Young says he is pulling all of his music from streaming services, citing "the worst quality in the history of broadcasting." "Streaming has ended for me. I hope this is ok for my fans," the 69-year-old member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame wrote on Facebook. "It's not because of the money, altho...

Source: katyperry.com Katy Perry Concert in Costa Rica Rumored for October

Source: katyperry.com Pop star Katy Perry may include Costa Rica as an October destination in her current World Tour, but this information is currently in the rumor stage. According to entertainment reporter Ariel Chaves Gonzalez of daily tabloid Diario Extra, the tentative concert is being negotiated by the Venezuelan firm Eventos y Promociones, known as EvenPro. This concert and event promot...

Cafe Britt Café Britt of Costa Rica Launches New and Stylish Website

Cafe Britt Shop HEREDIA, Costa Rica, July 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cafe Britt, the Costa Rican company known for their gourmet coffee and direct delivery model, announces the launch of a new version of their website.  Britt enjoys a reputation as innovative and customer-focused and their new website highlights these qualities. "At Cafe Britt we are constantly seeking ways to improve the cus...

Source: Discovery Cuban Chrome: New Discovery Series Features Gorgeous Classics

Source: Discovery Miami, Jul 9 (EFE).- The Discovery en Español television channel starting July 13 will air the "Cuban Chrome" docu-series about classic automobiles, filmed exclusively in Cuba and narrated by Cuban-American actor William Levy, the company announced Thursday. The production explores the culture of vintage automobiles on the Caribbean island through "the men and women who pu...

United Airlines BREAKING: All United Airlines Flights Grounded Worldwide

Washington, Jul 8 (EFE).- United Airlines said Wednesday it was forced to ground all its flights around the world due to computer problems. About 3,500 flights around the world were affected, the U.S.-based carrier said. "We experienced a network connectivity issue this morning. We are working to resolve this and apologize to our customers for any inconvenience," the airline said in a messag...

Wikimedia Commons The Secret Wedding of Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher

Wikimedia Commons Washington, Jul 6 (EFE).- Actors Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher, cast members of the series "That '70s Show," were married this weekend in a very private ceremony in Los Angeles that they typically kept out of the spotlight, People magazine reported Monday. Kunis, 31, and Kutcher, 37, announced their engagement a year and a half ago. The news, which has not yet been offi...

Wikimedia Commons The Psychology of Dental Treatments in Costa Rica

Self-esteem, proper nutrition, communication, and overall health: these are just four of the holistic factors that make dental treatments an essential part of life.   In Western culture, dental appearance is strongly linked to self-esteem; in fact, taking children to see the orthodontist is both a rite of passage and a parental anxiety in the Americas as well as in Europe. Elderly patie...

JetBlue That Was Fast: JetBlue Travels from New York to Cuba

New York, Jul 3 (EFE).- JetBlue made its first weekly flight Friday between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Havana's Jose Marti International Airport as part of the measures taken in recent months to restore relations between Cuba and the United States. According to a communique from the airline, JetBlue becomes the first large U.S. airline to serve this route since restric...

Faith No More dressed up during a recent charity concert in Chile Faith No More in Costa Rica: September 15th

Faith No More dressed up during a recent charity concert in ChileOn the same day Costa Rica will celebrate 193 years of independence, iconic rock band Faith No More will visit for the first time in their history, which dates back to 1981. Faith No More will play a live concert on the grounds of Viva Park, a former racetrack that was acquired by media leviathan Grupo Nacion a few years ago.Althoug...

Stephanie Rostran Facebook You’re Fired! Costa Rica Will Not Broadcast Miss Universe

Stephanie Rostran Facebook For more than 40 years, the Teletica television network of Costa Rica has broadcast the Miss Universe beauty pageant and administered the Miss Costa Rica franchise. This year, however, Teletica (Channel 7) has decided to not send the Miss Costa Rica beauty queen to the Miss Universe competition, and it will also refrain from broadcasting the international pageant. ...

Stephanie Rostran Facebook Will Costa Rica Pull Out of Miss Universe?

Stephanie Rostran Facebook In the aftermath of the offensive and racially-tinged remarks made by real estate magnate, reality television star and presidential hopeful Donald Trump, two countries have already decided to not participate in the Miss Universe beauty pageant. Thus far, Mexico and Bolivia have confirmed their intentions to pull out of the Miss Universe pageant. Although the Miss ...

Victoria Xipolitakis Facebook Mile-High Scandal Involves Sexy Model from Argentina

Victoria Xipolitakis Facebook Buenos Aires, Jun 29 (EFE).- Famous Argentine model Victoria Xipolitakis denied, through her attorney, any responsibility for her presence in the cabin of an Aerolineas Argentinas airliner and announced that she plans to file suit against the pilot and copilot for sexual harassment. "(Xipolitakis) was not responsible, there were people who did not do what they ...

Wikimedia Commons Brazil Becomes a Major Global Hotspot for Sexual Tourism

Wikimedia Commons Brasilia, Jun 29 (EFE).- Some 3,350 Web sites have been set up to promote sex tourism in Brazil, press reports said. The top city for sex tourism is Rio de Janeiro, which will host the Summer Olympics next year, the O Globo newspaper reported, citing a study by consulting firm Axur. "Unforgettable erotic vacations amid the beauty and enchantment of Rio de Janeiro, on th...

Source: Kevin Roldan Twitter Controversial Rapper from Colombia Arrested in Chile

Source: Kevin Roldan Twitter Santiago, Jun 27 (EFE).- Colombian reggaeton rapper Kevin Roldan, known for performing at the birthday party of Real Madrid soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, was freed in Chile after being arrested for allegedly attacking a woman, the artist said Saturday. "Goodnight thank God I'm well and with a clear conscience," the artist wrote on his Instagram profile. "God...

Wikimedia Commons Univision Tells Donald Trump: You’re Fired!

Wikimedia Commons Miami, Jun 25 (EFE).- Spanish-language television network Univision on Thursday announced that it is breaking relations with Donald Trump's beauty contest business because of offensive comments about Mexicans made by the Republican presidential hopeful. "Today, the entertainment division of Univision Communications Inc. announced that it is ending the company's business re...

JetBlue JetBlue to Add More Flights Between Boston and Costa Rica

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - June 23, 2015) - JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU), the largest airline in Boston, today announced plans to enhance service at Logan International Airport as part of its long-term commitment to serve both business and leisure travelers who have made the airline the city's top carrier. As part of the expansion, JetBlue will introduce Mint, its highly acclaimed take on premium t...

Source: Four Seasons Costa Rica Fine Cuisine from Costa Rica Travels to New York City

Source: Four Seasons Costa Rica Four Seasons Media Release -- On Thursday, July 30, 2015 the talented culinary team at Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica at Peninsula Papagayo will host a very special evening to celebrate the addition of culinary outlets Sol y Sombra Latin Market & Seafood Grill and Cena Sociale Italian Kitchen and Wine Bar at the prestigious James Beard House in New York City...

Works by Juan Ortiz Apuy Progressive Artist from Costa Rica Exhibits in Toronto

Works by Juan Ortiz Apuy TORONTO, June 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Toronto's first and only gallery dedicated to Latin American Art opens on June 27 as part of the Pan Am Path Art Relay, with a thought-provoking and timely exhibition "Sportsmanship Under Surveillance." As the city prepares for the spectacle of the 2015 Pan Am / Parapan Am Games, concerns are already beginning to arise about the impact...

Wikimedia Commons Actress Zoe Saldana’s Pregnancy Nearly Got Her Fired

Wikimedia Commons Los Angeles, Jun 20 (EFE).- A Hollywood studio considered eliminating Latino actress Zoe Saldana from a film because her pregnancy was an inconvenience for the production, she said in an interview published in the daily USA Today. The U.S. artist, 36, born of a Dominican father and Puerto Rican mother, gave birth Nov. 2014 to twin baby boys Cy and Bowie from her relations ...

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