BFCA Member Profile
- Orlando Maldonado’s career as a film critic started while he was still doing his bachelor’s degree in Comparative Literature at the University of Puerto Rico, where he was offered the position of Film Critic and the college’s monthly paper, “Diálogo”. Just before graduating, he secured a position at El Nuevo Día, Puerto Rico’s biggest and most influential daily newspaper. In 2013, he was given the role of Chief Editor at Movie Network, the Caribbean’s biggest movie news website today. Orlando’s movie reviews are also published weekly on Primera Hora, the second largest newspaper in the island. While working for Movie Network, he has become a Rotten Tomatoes approved film critic, has attended dozens of press junkets and and hosts weekly movie segments on TV and Radio.