The Starz original series “Vida” received the “Outstanding Comedy Series” award March 28 at the 30th Annual GLADD Media Awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton.
With a perfect 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, “Vida” — a drama series about two Mexican-American siblings and extended family from East Los Angeles — was an audience award winner at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas.
“Vida” stars Melissa Barrera (“Club de Cuervos”) as Lyn, Mishel Prada (“Fear the Walking Dead: Passage”) as Emma, Ser Anzoategui (“East Los High”) as Eddy, Chelsea Rendon (Bright) as Marisol, Carlos Miranda (The Bling Ring) as Johnny and Roberta Colindrez (“I Love Dick”) as Nico. Raúl Castillo (“Looking”) and Adrian Gonzalez (“Superstore”) join as guest stars this season.
“Vida” Season Two will make its world premiere as an Official Selection of the 2019 Tribeca Film Festival.
“Vida” will also premiere on Starz on May 26 at 8 p.m. ET/PT, airing each episode week-to-week.
“Lou Diamond Phillips, Aurora Perrineau and Frank Harts have been cast as series regulars in Prodigal Son, Fox’s police drama pilot from Deception creator Chris Fedak and Sam Sklaver, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros TV. In addition, Lee Toland Krieger (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) is set to direct the pilot and executive produce.” – Deadline