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A fan website saluting actor, activist, director and producer Edward James Olmos

EJO on TV: PBS' "Breaking Barriers" airs tonight

PBS's "Breaking Barriers" takes a look at barrier-breaking roles for people of color as part of the Pioneers of Television series. Edward James Olmos' roles as Admiral Adama in Battlestar Galactica and Lt. Castillo in Miami Vice are explored.


Water & Power in theaters May 2

Edward James Olmos presents playwright Richard Montoya's adaptation of the Chicano-noir stage drama "Water & Power," The film opens on May 2 in AMC theaters, and stars Enrique Murciano, Nicholas Gonzalez, Emilio Rivera and Clancy Brown.


Salt Lake City Comic Con: EJO to appear; April 17-19

Edward James Olmos is amongst the guest lineup at this year's Salt Lake City Comic Con. The event is scheduled for April 17-19 at the Salt Palace Convention Center.


Real History of Science Fiction to air in April

Edward James Olmos is amongst a cavalcade of science fiction stars featured in BBC America's The Real History of Science Fiction, which airs on April 19.


EJO in Australia to film Spanish family drama

Edward James Olmos has joined the cast of Jim Loach's untitled Spanish family drama. Filming began on March 3 in Australia.


Happy birthday, EJO!

Here's wishing Edward James Olmos a very happy 67th birthday today!
If you'd like to honor Mr. Olmos with a birthday present, there are some suggestions below.
Make a donation to one of his favorite charities or organizations:

Waterkeeper Alliance
Thank You Ocean
Sexto Sol Center for Community...


VIDEO: EJO talks Go For Sisters

Edward James Olmos discusses Go For Sisters, his fans, and the role he regrets not taking in this Yahoo! Daily Shot video.


Go For Sisters release schedule announced

The theatrical release schedule for Go For Sisters has been announced. The film stars Edward James Olmos, LisaGay Hamilton, and Yolonda Ross. It is written and directed by John Sayles.


New Go For Sisters trailer

A new trailer for John Sayles' Go for Sisters has been released. The movie stars Edward James Olmos, LisaGay Hamilton and Yolonda Ross. It will be released in November in New York and Los Angeles and go into wider release in December.


The Maze screens tonight; EJO to introduce film

Edward James Olmos will introduce William Kurelek's The Maze at a special screening of the film today. Legendary filmmaker Robert M. Young began crafting the film 40 years ago. A Kickstarter campaign has been launched to help put the finishing touches on the project.