Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Desi Arnaz!

Welcome to the latest installment of our Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight Series! Today we’re focusing on Desi Arnaz!

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Desi Arnaz

  • Desi Arnaz was born in Cuba and fled to the United States in the early 1930’s.
  • After World War 2, he produced USO shows and entertained wounded soldiers at Military Hospitals.
  • Best known for his role as Ricky Ricardo on the Television show “I Love Lucy”, where he starred along his real-life wife Lucille Ball.
  • The first Latin American to Star in a Prime-Time Television show.
  • He pioneered the TV Sitcom production style of using a multiple-camera setup, with adjacent sets and a live studio audience.
  • He and his wife’s company, Desilu Productions, produced Star Trek and many other popular Television programs.

We’re celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at Planet Nestor by highlighting some of the Latino/Latina/LatinX trailblazers in Pop Culture entertainment who have inspired or influenced us!

Hispanic Heritage Month 2019

We hope to inspire and uplift with this content, so stay tuned for more Posts at Planet Nestor throughout Hispanic Heritage Month!

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate the remarkable contributions that Hispanic (Latino/Latina/LatinX) Americans have made to the history United States and runs from September 15 through October 15!

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Zoe Saldana!

Welcome to the latest installment of our Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight Series! Today we’re focusing on the queen of cinematic Sci-Fi, Zoe Saldana!

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Zoe Saldana

  • Zoe Saldaña or Zoe Saldana, is an American Actor of Dominican and Puerto Rican descent.
  • She has starred in some of the biggest grossing Hollywood franchises in history.
  • She has starred in both the previous and current number one film of all time.
  • She has portrayed iconic roles such as Nyota Uhura from Star Trek and Gamora from The Guardians of the Galaxy.
  • She worked with Motion Capture (MOCAP) for her performance in the Avatar films and prosthetic make-up for her role as Gamora in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
  • She is an advocate for representation and founded the media platform BESE.

We’re celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at Planet Nestor by highlighting some of the Latino/Latina/LatinX trailblazers in Pop Culture entertainment who have inspired or influenced us!

Hispanic Heritage Month 2019

We hope to inspire and uplift with this content, so stay tuned for more Posts at Planet Nestor throughout Hispanic Heritage Month!

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate the remarkable contributions that Hispanic (Latino/Latina/LatinX) Americans have made to the history United States and runs from September 15 through October 15!

Star Trek: Picard Teaser and Poster!

Check out the Teaser and Poster for the CBS All Access Star Trek: Picard Series:

“Tell us… why did you leave Starfleet, Admiral?”

Sir Patrick Stewart reprises his role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in this follow-up to Star Trek: Next Generation.

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