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Hulu’s East Los High nabs two Daytime Emmy Award nominations

East Los High obtained two Daytime Emmy Award nods.

The eclectic cast of Hulu series East Los High won the hearts of fans since the first episode.


East Los High obtained two Daytime Emmy Award nods.

Emmy Award Worthy: Hulu’s East Los High series was nominated to two Daytime Emmy Awards. (Collage / Press Pass Latino).

Now, just months away from East Los High season four, the show, which has a loyal and growing following, has nabbed two Daytime Emmy Award nominations.


The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences recently revealed that “wildly popular teen drama”, East Los High, obtained a nomination in the category of “Outstanding Digital Daytime Drama Series”.


East Los High actor JD Pardo, who portrays Jesus, a dangerous newcomer with a mysterious past, was nominated for “Outstanding Actor in a Digital Daytime Drama Series”.


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JD Pardo, 35, who was born in Panorama City, California, to a Salvadorian mother and Argentine father, was first noticed by critics and audiences in 2006 drama “A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story”.


The film earned Pardo an Imagen Foundation Award nomination and led him to take on a slew of other projects including a role in the movie, The Burning Plain, in which he starred alongside Charlize Theron and Jennifer Lawrence. Pardo has also appeared in Breaking Dawn – Part Two and hit series Revolution.


Wanna catch Pardo’s Emmy-nominated performance as “Jesus”? Watch out for East Los High’s season four, featuring 12 brand new episodes, coming soon to Hulu.com.


Congratulations to J Pardo and the rest of the East Los High cast for their Daytime Emmy Award nominations!


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Actor JD Pardo, who plays Jesus, in Hulu drama series, East Los High received an Emmy Award nomination.

In the Eye of the Emmys: Actress Vannessa Vasquez, who plays Camila and actor JD Pardo, who plays Jesus, in East Los High shoot a scene for the Hulu series. (Courtesy photo).


Daysi Calavia-Robertson has a BA in Mass Communications from Florida International University. Her articles have appeared in The Miami Herald, El Nuevo Herald, The Sun-Sentinel, The South Florida Times and The Huffington Post. She's also conducted entertainment reporting segments on local television. No matter what the medium, Daysi believes in the power of storytelling.

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