Priscilla Rodriguez Associate Editor
Priscilla Rodriguez is Latina.com’s Associate Editor. She provides coverage on nearly every topic with a focus on celebrity entertainment. Before hitting the pavement at Latina, Priscilla worked for various outlets including Teen.com, InStyle and Us Weekly. You can follow her on Twitter @priscilrodrig.
Favorite Latina fashionista: Jessica Alba
The Latino celeb I'd want to be best friends with: Adrienne Bailon
My first celebrity crush: Freddie Prinze, Jr.
Guilty pop culture addiction: Boy bands – I’m a teen girl at heart! Did somebody say One Direction?
My Latina Role Model: My Abuelita
Favorite Interview with a Latino Celeb: Cameron Diaz
Favorite Latin dish: Mangu with queso frito and salami
Favorite Spanish-Language Song: Palabras del Alma by Marc Anthony
Proudest Moment as a Latino: Just watching us continually overcome all these hurdles so many thought we never could.
Latest from this author
Born in Puerto Rico and raised in Orlando, Florida, Valery Ortiz is on the verge of taking Hollywood by storm!
The 29-year-old host/actress is on her second season of VH1's Hit the Floor, starring as single momma Raquel, while still taking on various hosting gigs, such as her most recent with American Latino TV.
Beaches, sun, scenic views...the countries in Latin America are gorgeous and certainly fit for a wedding. From Roselyn Sanchez and Eric Winter to Mario Lopez and Courtney Mazza, here are 13 couples who traveled to Latin America to tie the knot:
It's probably fair to say that Nichole Galicia is one of the most gorgeous women in Hollywood!
The Panamanian actress, who is best known for her role as Sheba in Django Unchained, is gearing up to star as Juliet this summer in Zach Braff's latest film, Wish I Was Here.
We caught up with the former model while she was off purchasing art in Europe to talk about her latest role, snag beauty tips, and more. Check it all out in our exclusive interview below:
This is like the absolute most perfect selfie ever, don't you think?
While lounging poolside in a robe and makeup-free, Jennifer Lopez decided it was the perfect time to snap a pic. And it seems her adorable 6-year-old son, Max, agreed!
"Photobomb by my favorite boy!! #mamalove #foreverlove #breakfastoutside #perfectday," she captioned the pic on Instagram.
The 2014 Premios Juventud (Youth Awards) aired on Univision last night, and a slew of our favorite stars were in attendance, performing and taking home awards.
Romeo Santos and Enrique Iglesias were the evening's biggest winners, tied with five awards each. Santos took the stage to perform his latest single, "Eres Mia," while winning awards for Catchiest Tune, Red Hot Artist, Just Play It All, and My Favorite Video.
Who's ready for some football?! Dania Ramirez, that's who!
The Devious Maids actress has teamed up with the NFL Shop to bring women their latest apparel campaign.
We'll always remember Rick Gonzalez as Timo in Coach Carter. But a lot has changed since then.
The 35-year-old Puerto Rican and Dominican actor is a daddy (aww!) and he's starring in USA Network's new original series, Rush. The network's latest drama examines the world of renegade physician Dr. William P. Rush (played by Tom Ellis), and Gonzalez co-stars as Manny Maquis, a well-connected dealer who considers Rush a friend as well as a client.
No one escapes Pablo Escobar.
The first trailer for Paradise Lost, starring Benicio del Toro as the infamous drug lord, made its way to the Internet yesterday. The forthcoming film follows a young surfer (played by Josh Hutcherson) who meets the woman of his dreams and she turns out to be Escobar's niece, Maria.
Watch Del Toro transform into Pablo Escobar in the trailer below: