Iris Chacón
Iris Chacón
Iris Chacón is a dancer, singer, and entertainer. She enjoys great popularity in Puerto Rico (where she had a weekly variety show for more than a decade) and in other Latin American countries, as well as such U.S. locales as New York, Miami, and Los Angeles.
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Causing Ruckus With Buscabulla: An Interview With Puerto Rican Band Buscabulla
Huffington Post - over 1 year
I found Buscabulla's music while studying abroad after searching for music from my island that I could show my English friends. Buscabulla -- which is slang for "troublemaker"-- is an experimental pop, Brooklyn-based band formed by Puerto Rican couple Raquel Berrios and Luis Alfredo Del Valle. Their sound is different from anything in the Latino indie scene, as it contains elements of funk, soul and electric music in it. Their lyrics are all in Spanish, paying homage to their roots, as both Raquel and Luis grew up in the island. Besides standing out within Latin music for their sound, they also released a beautiful music video for Métele, which gives viewers a glimpse into the lives of trans women in the island. This is a side of Puerto Rican culture that not many have seen, yet is absolutely important. I had the opportunity to chat with Raquel Berrios and learn about her musical influences, the story behind the band, and her involvement with Antonio Santini's documentary ...
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AQ Interview: Leticia Tonos, Director of La Hija Natural - Americas Quarterly
Google News - over 5 years
... to me that the Latino audience would be familiar with the film's setting, including the language, and the characters' mannerisms, such as the scene when the bartender is admiring Iris Chacón and listening to Antony Rios ballads in the background
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Suspenden filmación - El Nuevo Dia.com
Google News - over 5 years
La cinta se filma a través de toda la Isla, así como en Manhattan y Nueva Jersey. Otros artistas que participan en la película son Iris Chacón, Luis Raúl, Juan Manuel Lebrón, Mayra Matos, Otilio Warrington 'Bizcocho', Víctor Alicea y Carmen Nydia
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LAS MUJERES DE MI GENERAL - Diario El Mundo de Orizaba (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
... Wanda Seux, la exuberante portorriqueña Iris Chacón o la exquisita argentina Zulma Faiad --por exóticas no parábamos--, se disputaban la mirada de los noctívagos y el favor de los políticos, lo que se notaba --México aún no daba paparazzis--,
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Lin-Manuel Miranda Stars in Bilingual Romantic Comedy "200 Cartas" - Playbill.com
Google News - over 5 years
The cast also features Jaime Camil, Iris Chacon, Nydia Velazquez, Juan Manuel Lebron, Luis Raul, Mayra Matos, Otilio Warrington and Victor Alicea. Miranda earned the 2008 Tony Award for Best Score to In the Heights, which also took the Tony for Best
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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Dayanara Torres Begin Filming '200 Cartas' - Broadway World
Google News - over 5 years
The cast also includes Jaime Camil, Iris Chacón, Nydia Velázquez, Juan Manuel Lebrón, Luis Raul, Mayra Matos, Otilio Warrington and Victor Alicea. Puerto Rico-born Torres and the "Nuyorican" Miranda discussed the film Thursday at a press conference in
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Más noticias de tendencias - El Heraldo (Colombia)
Google News - over 5 years
... que se comenzará a rodar el domingo en Puerto Rico. Estarán acompañados en el elenco junto al mexicano Jaime Camil y la mexicana-brasileña Mónica Steuer, y algunos puertorriqueños como Iris Chacón, Nydia Velázquez y Juan Manuel Lebrón
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ExMiss Universo Dayanara Torres y Lin-Manuel Miranda protagonizarán película - EFE
Google News - over 5 years
Así lo anunciaron hoy en una conferencia de prensa Torres y Miranda, que estarán acompañados en la cinta del mexicano Jaime Camil y la mexicano-brasileña Mónica Steuer, así como los puertorriqueños Iris Chacón, Nydia Velázquez, Juan Manuel Lebrón,
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Entrevista a Diosa Canales: ''Soy la bomba sexy de Venezuela gracias a ... - Rumberos.net
Google News - over 5 years
La chica quiere parecerse a Iris Chacón. De hecho, en más de una vez ha dicho que es su modelo a seguir, que la admira y que le gustaría compartir tarima con ella. Si la paraguaya Larissa Riquelme aprovechó la ola del Mundial de Fútbol Sudáfrica 2010
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Kim Kardashian muestra las pompis… por dentro - La Opinión
Google News - over 5 years
Iris Chacón, Rosa Gloria Chagoyán y Selena Quintanilla son algunos buenos ejemplos de esto, y estoy segura que a ninguna de ellas se les hubiera ocurrido someter sus atributos a los rayos X para demostrar lo que era obvio: que obedecían a la genética y
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"Yo no soy tan alocada" - El Universal (Venezuela)
Google News - over 5 years
-Cuando Iris Chacón estaba en su mejor momento yo era apenas una niña, pero es mi modelo desde que empecé mi carrera. Siempre la he visto en internet, cómo baila, se viste, se expresa y maneja el publico... Me encanta como era
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TMTV, CORP. v. MASS PRODUCTIONS, INC. - Leagle.com
Google News - over 5 years
In 1997, Antonio Mojena—an established television producer in Puerto Rico—approached two veteran entertainers—Sunshine Logroño and Iris Chacón—about co-hosting a variety show on Puerto Rican television. The show would be called De Noche con Iris y
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Regresa Iris Chacón - El Nuevo Dia.com
Google News - over 5 years
Vídeo Iris Chacón puso a todos a bailar ayer con sus movimientos. (Especial El Nuevo Día/ Jesús Ramírez) Iris Chacón hizo vibrar la tarima de la Novena Parada de Orgullo Gay del Oeste, celebrada ayer en el poblado de Boquerón. La vedette de América,
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El show de las 12 cambió el Mediodía - Primera Hora
Google News - over 5 years
El astrólogo Walter Mercado tuvo su primer segmento en El show de las 12, así como Iris Chacón, quien dio sus primeros pasos en este espacio. También fue en esta producción que se dio a conocer Tavín Pumarejo con su grupo Río Caña Sound Machine
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Iris Chacón confirma participación en parada de la comunidad LGBT en Cabo Rojo - Primera Hora
Google News - over 5 years
La vedette Iris Chacón confirmó hoy su participación en la parada de la comunidad lésbica, gay, bisexual y transgénero (LGBT) en Cabo Rojo. “Por muchos años, me habían invitado y nunca había podido asistir. En unas ocasiones, por no estar en Puerto
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Camilo Sesto preview: Crooner brings farewell tour to the Meadowlands - The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Google News - over 5 years
For the “La Gira del Adiós,” Sesto asked Dominican-born singer Angela Carrasco, a progenitor of modern Latina divas such as Charytín, Iris Chacón and Rocio Dúrcal, to join him. “I have always said that she is my best model,” says Sesto
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Scotty orgulloso de raíces puertorriqueñas - La Raza
Google News - over 5 years
... Marc Anthony y Jlo, quienes deleitaron al público asistente ya los millones de televidentes, con una interpretación de Anthony de la canción "Aguanile", mientras Jlo bailaba con una sensualidad que recordaba a la verdete puertorriqueña Iris Chacón
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Iris Chacón
    THIRTIES
  • 1984
    Age 33
    However, by 1984, Chacón reached her peak, and not being able to reach an "Anglo" market, ended her show in Puerto Rico by mid-1985 at the age of 35.
    More Details Hide Details Her show aired in syndication until the end of the 1980s. Outside of the U.S., Chacon appeared on various Spanish-language programs, including Anabel, Siempre en Domingo, Mala Noche No, and Al Ritmo de la Noche which were all Televisa productions.
  • 1983
    Age 32
    The publicity surrounding the commercial landed her in a front page article in The Wall Street Journal in June 1983 entitled A Onetime Choirgirl Rules as Sex Goddess On Puerto Rican TV.
    More Details Hide Details The ad employed a play on words between the English word coolant and Spanish culon which means large derrière. From 1984 through the early 1990s, Iris Chacón appeared on such American TV shows as "America Onstage", "The Merv Griffin Show", "Geraldo Rivera Show, and "David Letterman"." Letterman described her as the Dolly Parton and Loni Anderson of Puerto Rico and joked about proposing to her. Merv Griffin said of her that "she was the answer to 'Where's the beef? '", a reference to the Wendy's commercial of that time period.
  • 1982
    Age 31
    In 1982, AMCAR, Inc. hired her for a television commercial about Amalie Oil's automobile coolant products, which became one of the most famous television commercials in Puerto Rico's history.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1950
    Born
    Born on March 7, 1950.
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