Latin Hollywood Films Launches Television Reel


Latin Hollywood Films Launches ‘Multicultural Television Sizzle Reel Upfronts’
During  Hispanic Heritage Month

 Latin Hollywood Films (, in association with Latin Heat Media Institute, a non-profit organization, will host the first Multicultural Television Sizzle Reel Upfronts, a series of industry events designed to spotlight independently-produced, cross-cultural programming for mainstream broadcast networks and advertisers. The invitation-only trade events will take place in New York on Sept. 30th and LA on Oct. 13th.  lhf-sitebanner_upronts-2016-topa-sep13

The Multicultural Television Sizzle Reel Upfronts will present a slate of English-language content with cross-cultural, Hispanic and African-American creatives and talent in categories ranging from drama, sitcom, reality, interactive talk to children’s programming. The events are produced by award-winning actress, and founder and executive producer of Latin Hollywood Films, Kiki Melendez.

The promotional reels and pilots feature Yancey Arias (Bosch), Emilio Rivera (Sons of Anarchy), Sofia Milos (CSI: Miami), and other top names like Noemi Gonzalez, Jorge Diaz and Gabriella Walsh (Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones), Zulay Henao, Chelsea Rendon, Joseph Julian Soria, Rene Rosado, Guy Ecker, Will Rothhaar, Jason Gedrick, Ilia Volok, and Shari Belafonte.

The projects were directed by actor and comedian, Paul Rodriguez, as well as Greg Wilson (The Girl Next Door), Erick Crespo (Confessions of A Womanizer), Craig Moss (Bad Ass), and Melendez (Hot Tamales Live!). Writers such as Jon Macks (The Academy Awards) also contributed.

Latin Hollywood Films also tapped television producers Julia Carias-Linares, Lino Garcia, Evette Vargas and Rudy Mella to bring the Multicultural Television Sizzle Reel Upfronts to life. The series is executive produced by Moss, Sarkis Semerjyanand Arson Pananyan from Jear Entertainment LLC. Prestigious Hollywood firm Pierce Law Group LLP served as legal counsel.

National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15) celebrates the culture and contributions of American Latinos.

América Hollywood Films (, en asociación con América Instituto Heat Media, una organización sin fines de lucro, será el anfitrión de los primeros Multicultural Television hbo-latino-list-thumb-640xauto-4268-400x250Sizzle Reel Upfronts una serie de eventos de la industria diseñados para poner de relieve de forma independiente producida, intercultural programación para cadenas de televisión convencionales y anunciantes. Los eventos comerciales sólo por invitación, se llevará a cabo en Nueva York el 30 de septiembre y en LA Oct. 13ª.

Los Multicultural Television Sizzle Reel Upfronts  presentará una lista de contenidos en idioma Inglés con los creativos y el talento en categorías que van desde el drama, comedia de situación, la realidad, charla interactiva de programación infantil-culturales transversales, hispanos y afroamericanos. Los eventos son producidos por la premiada actriz, y fundador y productor ejecutivo de Hollywood Latina Films, Kiki Melendez.

Los rollos de promoción y pilotos cuentan con Yancey Arias (Bosch), Emilio Rivera (Hijos de la Anarquía), Sofia Milos (CSI: Miami), y otros nombres de la talla de Noemí González, Jorge Díaz y Gabriella Walsh (Paranormal Activity: los marcados), Zulay Henao, Chelsea Rendon, Joseph Julian Soria, René Rosado, Guy Ecker, Will Rothhaar, Jason Gedrick, Ilia Volok, y Shari Belafonte.

El Mes Nacional de la Herencia Hispana (15 septiembre-15 octubre) celebra la cultura y contribuciones de los latinos estadounidenses.