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Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In the Heights’ Movie Pushed Back by Coronavirus

When Lin-Manuel Miranda premiered the In The Heights trailer late last year, we were beyond words. The trailer was that magical, that incredible, that beautiful that we cried. No joke! Our beloved Broadway show was finally being adapted for film, and we were so proud that Miranda was bringing his vision to the big screen. However, that’s all…

Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Struggling to Homeschool His Kids, Just Like Us

While we’re all struggling to figure out this new normal we’re living in, it’s nice to know we’re in this together. The coronavirus has many adjusting to working from home for the first time, staying indoors as much as possible, and supporting those around them — including kids. Parents, guardians, family, and friends are figuring…

Lin-Manuel Miranda Releases New ‘Hamilton’ Song to Ease Coronavirus Stress

Broadway shows have shut down. Sports games have been canceled. Concerts have been postponed. The coronavirus health crisis is changing everything. So, as more and more people are staying indoors to avoid contracting and spreading the coronavirus, many are wondering how they’re going to pass the time. I mean, there’s only so much binge-watching we…

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Dad Has a Doc Coming to HBO

We’ve made no secret that we’re in desperate need of Latinx representation in Hollywood. Thankfully, HBO is getting the message. The cable network just bought a documentary at the Sundance Film Festival that features the life and career of Luis Miranda — Lin-Manuel Miranda’s dad. Deadline reports that HBO bought the film titled Siempre, Luis, in a “mid-seven-figure…

Lin-Manuel Miranda & AOC Made a Bilingual Census PSA

The 2020 Census is here! Are you ready? You better be because your contribution is crucial to the DNA of this country. To help you understand the importance of the Census, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez created a Census public service announcement (PSA) to inform people why the Census matters. The power duo gathered…

The First Trailer for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In The Heights’ Drops

We’ve been waiting months for the long-awaited trailer for In The Heights, the first screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical and it’s finally here! But unlike most film trailers these days, which are normally released on the internet, Miranda understood the importance of having it shown in the actual neighborhood that inspired it all —…

Is Lin-Manuel Miranda in “The Rise of Skywalker”?

Lin-Manuel Miranda is going intergalactic or at least that’s what the latest promo for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker makes it seem like. The roughly two-minute video promoting the upcoming film showcases the cultural impact of the series with references made through the years and glimpse of Miranda dressed as a Resistance fighter along…

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Directorial Debut ‘Tick, Tick… BOOM!’ Film Will Star Andrew Garfield

Lin-Manuel Miranda will be directing his first feature film for Netflix and he now has his starring lead. It was announced yesterday that actor Andrew Garfield would be starring in Miranda’s directorial debut of tick, tick…BOOM!   Let’s rewind for a second, in case you didn’t know, tick, tick…BOOM! is the complex and emotional autobiographical play written by…

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Brilliantly Portray Julián Castro on SNL

One week after Saturday Night Live disgracefully omitted the inclusion of presidential candidate Julián Castro in a comedy skit, a portrayal of the politician was finally realized. In Saturday’s episode, which featured Stranger Things star David Harbour, the 2020 presidential hopeful Castro was brilliantly played by the one, the only, Lin-Manuel Miranda. We know it’s…