George Lopez co-hosts ALMA Awards

On Friday, September 16th George Lopez and Eva Longoria will host the 2011 ALMA Awards on NBC.

Since 1995, the NCLR ALMA Awards has promoted fair, accurate, and representative portrayals of Latinos in entertainment. As we honor the incredible talent of our community, we expect new generations to learn from the examples set by awardees such as Salma Hayek, Shakira, Narciso Rodriguez, America Ferrera, Edward James Olmos, and many more.

This year, you will have an opportunity to help us acknowledge Latinos in entertainment whose hard work and success inspire us. We invite you to visit us often at to get the latest updates. Stay tuned to the website, follow us on Twitter, and join our fan page on Facebook.

At 8:00 p.m. EDT on September 16, tune in to your local NBC station and enjoy this special celebration as we honor Latino entertainers, culture, and talent. The 2011 NCLR ALMA Awards will deliver, without a doubt, a night to remember!