On Saturday, September 10, 2011 The 2011 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) ALMA Awards taped a star-studded event at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, delivering the biggest night on television showcasing Latinos.
The awards program aired on Friday, September 16, 8:00–9:00 p.m. EDT on NBC.
The NCLR ALMA Awards show is dedicated to honoring the spirit and accomplishments of some of the most prolific Latinos in the entertainment industry, spanning music, television, and film. Co-hosted by Eva Longoria and George Lopez, the telecast celebrated the entertainers who have upheld and promoted a fair, positive, and accurate image of Hispanic culture in today’s media.
The executive producers of the NCLR ALMA Awards are Bob Bain, Eva Longoria, and Janet Murguía. NBCUniversal and its parent company, Comcast, which has had a national partnership with NCLR since 2006, played a key role as creative partners and investors in the production of the awards show.
PepsiCo was this year’s Presenting Sponsor. Additional sponsors include Target, McDonald’s, State Farm, Chevrolet, and Comcast.
For additional information please visit www.almaawards.com.
The 2011 NCLR (National Council of La Raza) ALMA Awards Winners List:
A Better Life
Favorite Movie Actor
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
Favorite Movie Actress—Drama/Adventure
Favorite Movie Actress—Comedy/Musical
From Prada to Nada
Favorite TV Series
Desperate Housewives (ABC)
Favorite TV Actor—Leading Role
CSI: Miami (CBS)
Favorite TV Actress—Leading Role in a Drama
Cote de Pablo
Favorite TV Actress—Leading Role in a Comedy
Sonny with a Chance (Disney Channel)
Favorite TV Actress—Supporting Role
Wizards of Waverly Place (Disney Channel)
Favorite TV Actor—Supporting Role
Modern Family (ABC)
Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act
Lopez Tonight (TBS)
Favorite Male Music Artist
Favorite Female Music Artist
Outstanding Career Achievement (Documentarian)
Outstanding Career Achievement (Writer)
Outstanding Career Achievement (Director)
The 2011 PepsiCo ALMA Adelante Award
AltaMed Health Services Corporation