Gina Rodriguez Lands Title Role In CW’s ‘Jane The Virgin’, Brad Silberling To Direct

By | Thursday February 27, 2014 @ 11:15am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Gina Rodriguez Marching BandaFilly Brown star Gina Rodriguez is set to topline the CW‘s drama pilot Jane The Virgin, in keeping with the project’s Latin roots. Based on the successful Venezuelan telenovela Juana la Virgen, Jane The Virgin, … Read More »

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‘Filly Brown’ Crew Sets Release Date, Casts Gina Rodriguez In ‘Marching Banda’: SXSW

By | Monday March 11, 2013 @ 8:00am PDT

Gina Rodriguez Marching BandaEXCLUSIVE: The team behind Sundance pic Filly Brown and SXSW entry Snap are reuniting with actress Gina Rodriguez on Marching Banda. Rodriguez, who played the eponymous lead in the hip-hop flavored Filly Brown, will star as a single mother of a high school trumpet player in the Cima Productions pic. When the boy’s estranged musician father turns up, he bonds with his son as he begins teaching traditional Mexican regional music to the school’s marching band. Marching Banda is set for a late summer start with Filly Brown co-director Youssef Delara helming. Amir Delara, Victor Teran and Delara will produce for their Cima Productions banner. Read More »

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ABC Signs Talent Deal With ‘Filly Brown’ Star Gina Rodriguez

By | Tuesday January 17, 2012 @ 3:41pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Gina Rodriguez, who is garnering a lot of buzz for her starring role in the Sundance entry Filly Brown, has signed a talent holding deal with ABC and ABC Studios to star in a pilot targeted for next season. … Read More »

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2012 Sundance Film Festival Hot Teaser: ‘Filly Brown’

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Filly Brown makes its world premiere Friday at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival as one of the films buyers are watching for. Co-directed by Youssef Delara and Michael Olmos, the film is about a young hip-hop artist from Los … Read More »

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