Bolivian actor Reynaldo Pacheco, at the Huading film awards. Photo: Getty Images
The Bolivian actor Reynaldo Pacheco will participate in the X Platino Awards as guest of honor and singer in a musical number of the gala. The Ibero-American film awards ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 22, in Madrid, Spain.
Among the nominees for the Platinum 2023, the national film stands out utama, directed by Alejandro Loayza Grissi; and the photographer from La Paz, Daniela Cajías, for her work on the Spanish film Alcarrás.
Pacheco is known for his career in Hollywood alongside Oscar winners such as Sandra Bullock, Billy Bob Thornton, Christopher Plumer and George Clooney; in addition to artists such as Eva Longoria, Kate del Castillo, Ewan Mcgregor and Ozuna.
As reported on the awards web portal, performers such as Carolina Gaitán, one of the presenters, will pass through the Platinum stage; Adrián Lastra, Alejandro Claveaux, Alicia Bánquez, Clara Alvarado, Laila Garin, Lucrecia, Mane de la Parra, Michel Brown and Reynaldo Pacheco.
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In its tenth edition, the awards prepare a great Ibero-American audiovisual festival with the best music from their regions. For this reason, “it will be these actors, developed not only in movies and series but also in music, who will represent a musical journey through some of the most popular styles of the Ibero-American regions. The samba, the vallenato, the merengue, the ranchera, the salsa, the Andean music or the rumba”, reads premiosplatino.com
Likewise, the Colombian singer and composer Sebastián Yatra will be the protagonist of the ceremony.
It is not the first time that Pacheco has made music, he has already shown that facet before by participating in the sound track of the film Our Brand is Crisis (Our brand is the crisis) —2015 film based on the 2005 documentary— with the song The fall (The fall).
As part of the international visibility of the actor from La Paz, it was recently learned that Pacheco was invited to the prestigious Daytime Emmys on American television. He will be the first Bolivian actor to be a jury and vote in those awards.
The 50th edition of the Daytime Emmys, awarded by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, will take place on June 16, 2023 in Los Angeles.
In addition, last weekend Reynaldo Pacheco was a presenter at the Huading film awards for the Asian market. At the ceremony —which has an audience of 1.4 billion people—, the Bolivian announced the award for Best Song for Avatar and Best International Film for Argentina, 1985.