Latinx in Hollywood
- Published: Wednesday, 11 December 2019 23:19
We know actress Carla Jimenez is a funny lady with her roles in Fox’s "The Mick" and "Last Man Standing" but who knew she could also sing. The Latina released her first Christmas album which includes classic holiday classics like "Little Drummer Boy" and "Mi Burrito Sabenero" featuring a duet with "One Day at a Time" actress Justina Machado.
Official Press Release:
Carla Jimenez just released her new holiday album “Mondo Christmas”, with an old school meets new school track listing, that includes a reimagining of the classic, Mi Burrito Sabanero (feat. Justina Machado). Film/TV buffs will instantly recognize her from her hilarious television roles on Fox’s "The Mick" and "Last Man Standing" and her upcoming film, SPIES IN DISGUISE, where she voices the character Geraldine.
LOS ANGELES — Actress and Singer Carla Jimenez has released her holiday album Mondo Christmas. Inspired by a love for Christmas and the music that goes with the season, her amazing voice will take you through the magic of the classics with a twist and a 3-track collection of original songs.
She is best known for her work in film and television on "The Mick," "Last Man Standing," and "Nacho Libre," among many others. Her upcoming film Spies in Disguise, starring alongside Will Smith and Tom Holland will be in theaters in December. Carla is kicking off her holidays with songs she loved growing up with, such as “The Christmas Song,” “Little Drummer Boy,” ”Holly Jolly Christmas”, and “O Holy Night.”
Mondo Christmas also includes a touch of Carla’s passion for Hollywood and her Latinx heritage, delivering a new and fun version of “Heat Miser,” featuring award-winning Broadway actor George Salazar, and “Mi Burrito Sabanero” featuring actress Justina Machado best known for "One Day at a Time."
“Mondo Christmas is a dream come true for me. This album mixes Christmas songs new and old. I’m so proud of all the work that went into the creation of this album.” - Carla Jimenez.
Mondo Christmas reunites Carla with composer, songwriter, and producer Eban Schletter best known for his work in Spongebob Squarepants, Stand Against Evil, Mr. Show with Bob and David, Another Period, Academy Awards, among others.
Mondo Christmas is available today on all streaming services lnk.to/MondoChristmas
Album Song List:
1. The Christmas Song
2. Heat Miser (Feat. George Salazar)
3. Mondo Christmas
4. Little Drummer Boy
5. Mi Burrito Sabanero (Feat. Justina Machado)
6. Hooray for Santa Claus
7. Christmas in Hollywood
9. Yuletide Carol
10. O Holy Night
11. Holly Jolly Christmas
12. Carla’s Christmas Message