HOLA ACTOR SPOTLIGHT | Susan Rybin

Susan Rybin at age six, began acting classes at Miriam Colon’s Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre in New York. Concurrently, she initiated her professional career as an actress in such plays as: “Flag Inside”, “The Little Prince”, “This Property is Condemned” (H.O.L.A. Best Actress Award), “Latinos”,“I Ought to be in Pictures”, and “Maribel y la Extrana Familia”. As a minor, she is the only artist to have won the Honor Medal of the Academic Society “Arts-Sciences-Lettres” of France for her portrayal of Anne Frank in “The Diary of Anne Frank” which she received a Best Actress Nomination for from A.C.E. Ms. […]

100 Hispanic Women Present “Aplauso” on LRDB | Lynn Ponder

Lynn Ponder tenacious, passionate and fearless entrepreneur. Lynn is a social media strategist, content creator and producer, with a unique style of positive energy through innovative coverage. Founder of webcitygirls.com a multicultural influencer digital platform and the 1st multicultural digital press team in iconic pink dazzling signature style covering red carpets from a social media POV. Multiple-Award winner, recognized as “Best Latina Network Leader” LATISM 2016. Creator of #UnstoppableLATINAS and #BeNumberless movement online.

HOLA ACTOR SPOTLIGHT | Éric-Dominique Pérez

Éric-Dominique Pérez has appeared Off-Off Broadway in the 2008 revival of the multi-award winning play Réquiem por Yarini, for which he earned a nomination for an 2009 ACE award in the category of Best Supporting Actor in a Drama. Pérez also earned a nomination in 2013 at the Premios Arte Awards for his smash hit self-penned solo show El Gringuito. Other stage credits include Anna in the Tropics, West Side Story, STRETCH, These Are the Stairs You Got To Watch!, Jekyll & Hyde, Shhh! Don’t Wake the Corpse, and Corretjer the Poet. TV credits: “Caso Cerrado”, “MTV’s The Grind”, “History […]

HOLA ACTOR SPOTLIGHT | Jeannie Sol

Jeannie Sol was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. Raised in a humble home, she found escape through music. She found her talent for performing through talent shows in school and in after-school centers. After winning a few contests is when her luck turned around. This is where a famous producer/promoter named Jerry Masucci (of Fania Records fame) discovered her. It was through Sony Records that Jeannie released her first albumYannet Sol and Friends. With the strength of her hit “Correr A Ti” (a Spanish-language version of Whitney Houston’s “Run to You”), she toured worldwide with the likes of […]

San Juan Noir Anthology

San Juan Noir is an unprecedented volume of contemporary Puerto Rican fiction edited by renowned author and creator of Puerto Rico’s Festival de la Palabra, Mayra Santos-Febres.