2008 HOLA Awards

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John Leguizamo holds his Rita Moreno HOLA Award for Excellence flanked by HOLA staffer A.B. Lugo and HOLA member Dominique Pérez. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
John Leguizamo gets interviewed by the press. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
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John Leguizamo during his acceptance speech at the 2008 HOLA Awards. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.

John Leguizamo with HOLA Awards presenter and Broadway star Blanca Camacho. They worked together on the film Ice Age. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
View John's acceptance speech on YouTube
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HOLA José Ferrer Tespis Award honoree John Ortiz gives his acceptance speech. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.

John Ortiz poses with his award. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.

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Xiomara Laugart gives her acceptance speech for her 2008 Special Recognition Award for her work in Celia: The Life and Music of Celia Cruz. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.

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Raúl Juliá HOLA Award recipient Eduardo Machado with presenter Merel Juliá. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.

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John Leguizamo (fourth from left) with HOLA Board President Manolo García Oliva (at left) and masters of ceremonies (from left) Jorge Ramos, Odalys Molina and Birmania Ríos. Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
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Ricardo Barber (HOLA Lifetime Achievement Award), Mario Bósquez (HOLA Excellence in English Language Media Award) and John Leguizamo (Rita Moreno HOLA Award for Excellence). Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
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Mario Bósquez (HOLA Excellence in English Language Media Award) addresses the crowd.
Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
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Irma-Estel LaGuerre and HOLA Awardee Jack Landrón (Outstanding Achievement by a Male Actor).
Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
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Mario Bósquez is flanked by HOLA awardees Carmen Rivera and Cándido Tirado (Outstanding Achievement in Playwriting). Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
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HOLA Chairman of the Board of Directors Francisco G. Rivela gives an interview to the press.
Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.
Miriam Colón-Valle and HOLA Awardee Fred Valle (Outstanding Achievement by a Featured Male Actor). Behind them is two-time HOLA Awardee Alberto Morgan (one of the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble, Outstanding Achievement in Technical Production). Photo by www.aruizphotography.com.