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Latino excellence will be honored at the 33rd Annual Imagen Awards. We can expect to see many honorable creatives from the television and movie industry with the 103 nominations spread across 18 categories.

The Imagen Foundation has dedicated its time to honoring positive portrayals and creative excellence highlighting Latino culture. It has been the only premier Latino award program to do so.

The night highlights the nominees abilities to diversify Hollywood and the entertainment industry. The cultural celebration helps further the foundation’s mission serving as a bridge between the Latino community and the entertainment industry.

The program acknowledges a vast variety of categories in the entertainment industry including Best Informational Program, Best On-Air Advertising and Best Short-Form Non-Fiction Program.

The following are some of the biggest nominations of the night:

Best Picture:

• Coco

• How to Break Up With Your Douchebag

• Overboard

• The Shape of Water

Best Director:

• Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina, Coco

• Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water

• Miguel Duran, Monsoon

• Gabriela Tagliavini, How to Break Up With Your Douchebag

Best Actor – Feature Film:

• Eugenio Derbez, Overboard

• Andy Garcia, Geostorm

• Gabriel Iglesias, Ferdinand

• Mel Rodriguez, Overboard

Best Actress – Feature Film:

• Eva Longoria, Overboard

• Yvette Monreal, Monsoon

• Natalie Morales, Battle of the Sexes

The full list of nominations can be found on The award ceremony will take place on August 25 at the JW Marriott Los Angeles at LA Live.

Tatiana Diaz

Tatiana Diaz is a student at Cal State University, Fullerton and a reporter for MUSE. She will be receiving her Bachelor’s degree in communications with a concentration in journalism this Summer. Tatiana has a passion for reporting on fashion, entertainment and pop culture.