Natalia Denegri was recognized as one of the most important and influential Hispanic personalities in the United States on the list 2021 Latina Powerhouse Top 100 of the magazine Hi! USES. This ranking included other recognized personalities of Latino origin or roots, such as Jennifer Lopez, Shakira, Salma Hayek, Michelle Rodriguez, Thalía, Gloria and Lili Estefan, Tini Stoessel and Anya Taylor-Joy.
The Argentine journalist, producer and actress was chosen for being an “agent of change” due to the positive impact that she generates through her humanitarian documentaries, with which she seeks to portray the realities of different sectors around the world. These productions transmit a message of help and solidarity, since many arise from humanitarian solidarity missions that Denegri carries out in conjunction with the Hassenfeld Family Foundation. For example documentaries Hope e Innocents they were recorded during his missions to Puerto Rico and the La Guajira desert of Colombia respectively.
“I feel very honored that a magazine of such prestige as it is Hi! USES chose me to be part of your Latina Powerhouse, not only because it is a great way to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, but also for the recognition it makes to my career and the humanitarian work we do from my production company, with my team to bring powerful, engaging, informative and humanitarian stories to people, with which we give a voice to many communities that, unfortunately, are often forgotten by governments and society, “said Denegri in dialogue with Teleshow.
Since 2020, the North American edition of the magazine Hi! began selecting and highlighting the 100 most influential Latina women in the United States to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. In this way, the positive impact that the different cultural aspects brought by immigrants and descendants of Latino cultures are highlighted in the country. These personalities are the most empowering, inspiring and impacting the most in their communities and in the lives of many people, making a difference with their talent, their actions, their outstanding professional achievements and their life stories.
In the pro ﬁ le made by the magazine, Natalia is highlighted as “An intrepid woman who came to the United States willing to conquer and has achieved success, and that although she has garnered countless awards and recognitions, she continues to be that simple and accessible woman who is always attentive to the needs of others ”.
For her work as a producer, Natalia has been recognized on several occasions, being one of the few Latinas with more than 17 Emmy Awards, receiving recognition at international Film Festivals. She was also chosen as one of the Most Powerful Latinas in People in spanish in 2018. Even just a few weeks ago, he obtained a diploma from the mayor of the city of Miami, Francis X. Suarez, for his contribution to low-income communities through his multi-award-winning television program, Warrior Hearts.
The publication also highlighted the international model Gisele Bundchen, who stands out as an agent of environmental change for being a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Program. Other famous celebrities on the list also include Demi Lovato, Eva Longoria, Sofía Vergara, Eva Mendes, Lele Pons, Yalitza Aparicio, America Ferrera, Cardi B, Jessica Alba, Salma Hayek and youtuber Yuya, among others.
There is also the singer Tini Stoessel, which is one of the most listened to Argentines in the United States and is about to star in her first Hollywood film directed by Jackie Chan. As well as Anya Taylor-Joy, the Miami-born actress, but raised in Buenos Aires and London who rose to fame with the movie The Witch and rose to fame with his starring role in Lady’s Gambit.