The Imagen Awards kicks off their 26th Annual Awards with a new face and it’s DW3. The popular growing Latin Jazz/R&B group will be performing at the awards this year in Beverly Hills at the Beverly Hilton hotel on Friday August 12th 2011. The Imagen Awards aims to recognize and reward positive portrayals of Latinos in all forms of media, as well as to encourage and recognize the achievements of Latinos in the entertainment and communications industries. The Imagen Foundation works to create, promote, and enhance opportunities for all Latinos in front of and behind the camera and throughout the entertainment industry, and serve as a liaison between the industry and the Latino community.
On June 26th, nominees were announced where several tv shows, episodes made categories like Best Primetime Television Program of the Week, Best National Informational Program, Best Feature Film, and Best Children’s Programming. Some great nominees are Selena Gomez, Lopez Tonight Show, Law & Order: Los Angeles, Lies in Plain Sight and so many more. To view all nominations, visit http://www.imagen.org/news/imagen-awards/2011/06/nominees-26th-annual-imagen-awards-announced.