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 at @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.
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Christian Serratos recently joined the cast of AMC's The Walking Dead, taking on the role of Rosita Espinosa. The 23-year-old actress, who is best known for her role as Angela in the Twilight series, says the new role represents who she is more so than her Twilight character.
300: Rise of an Empire is hitting theaters this Friday, March 7! The new chapter of the blockbuster hit, 300, stars Brasilero Rodrigo Santoro. Santoro is reprising his role as mortal-turned-god Xerxes. His performance as Xerxes in the 2007 film made him the first Brazilian actor to receive an MTV Movie Award nomination.
Rio is by far one of the cutest animated films ever! Don't you agree?
Great news for fans, Blue Sky Animation Studios and 20th Century Fox have teamed up once again to bring us Rio 2. In the sequel to the smash hit, Blu (voiced by Jesse Eisenberg) and Jewel (voiced by Anne Hathaway) take their kids back to the amazon so they can learn about their Brazilian heritage.
Two very inspiring California-born Latinas are making their way to your TV screens in mun2's newest reality show, Reinas de Realty. This 10-episode series follows best amigas/business partners, Jackie Mateos and Liz Perez. Together the two are taking Los Angeles realty by storm, running a thriving house flipping business and turning run-down homes into gems, while also transforming Latino communities one house at a time.
The trailer for the highly-anticipated Sin City sequel, Sin City: A Dame To Kill For, is here!
Who doesn't love a juicy telenovela? It seems everyone does! The popularity of telenovelas has even caused U.S. network executives to adapt a handful into English-language primetime series. From Jane the Virgin to Killer Women, here are five shows that were adapted from telenovelas:
Time for a little Throwback Thursday fun! From Bruno Mars at prom to JoAnna Garcia Swisher's big crowning, check out these high school prom photos from some of your favorite Latino stars:
William Levy has been working hard on making his transition for telenovela hunk to Hollywood star.
The 33-year-old Cubano is starring opposite Zulay Henao in Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club this month. Levy plays Manny, single mom Esperanza's (played by Henao) love interest.
How much did you love Annie as a kid?
Cameron Diaz is starring as Miss Hannigan in the upcoming Annie remake and she's hilarious! The 2014 version, which hits theaters Christmas Day, stars last year's Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis as Annie and Jamie Foxx as Benjamin Stacks.
And don't you worry, the new Annie still features your favorites, "It's a Hard Knock Life" and "Tomorrow," just with a bit of a modern feel.