Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Edward James Olmos!

Welcome to the latest installment of our Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight Series! Today we’re focusing on Edward James Olmos!

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight:

  • Edward James Olmos is an award winning Mexican-American Actor, Director and Producer.
  • He had a notable Science Fiction supporting role as Gaff in Blade Runner back in 1982 and reprised the role for a cameo in Blade Runner 2049 in 2017. He developed a background story for the character and created his “city-speak”, which was a mixture of several languages.
  • He was in talks to play roles in the Star Trek franchise, but none of them came to fruition. He was even considered for Jean Luc Picard at one time, but turned down the role.
  • He returned to the Science Fiction genre with a starring role as William Adama in the Sci-Fi Channel’s Battlestar Galactica Television Series.
  • In 2015 he did a short Guest Star run on Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as Robert Gonzales.
  • He has done voice work for Disney/Pixar’s Coco and also Elena of Avalor.

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: Cheech Marin!

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

Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Cheech Marin

  • Richard “Cheech” Marin was born in Los Angeles to Mexican-American parents.
  • One half of the counter-culture comedy duo “Cheech and Chong”.
  • Had a memorable, but short cameo in Ghostbusters 2.
  • Did voice work for Disney on The Lion King, Oliver and Company and Pixar’s Cars trilogy.
  • Frequent collaborator with Director Robert Rodriguez.
  • Avid collector of Chicano Art.

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!

Disney Pixar’s Soul Teaser Image!

Here’s the first teaser image for Disney Pixar’s next project!

Soul

One year from today, Pixar Animation Studios will take you on a journey from the streets of New York City to the cosmic realms to discover the answers to life’s most important questions. Disney & Pixar’s “Soul” arrives in theaters on June 19, 2020.

Disney Pixar’s Soul comes to theaters June 19, 2020!