55 Latinas Who Keep it Real On TV!

Reality television has become a huge part of our culture from watching women live their privileged lives on Bravo Real Housewives franchise to others beating each other on Oxygen’s Bad Girls Club. These women have become stars over night and continue to use their reality shows as platforms to catapult themselves into ever lasting stardom. 

1. Latina Reality Stars: La La Anthony

Lala Anthony

Show: Lala’s Full Court Life

She is more than just a reality star but we sure enjoy watching her on VH1’s Lala’s Full Court Life. On the show we see her juggling the multiple hats of being a mom, wife, actress, and radio disc jockey. She is a loving mom and devoted wife and that shows! Get it girl! 

2. Latina Reality Stars: Adriana De Moura Sidi

Adriana De Moura Sidi

Show: Real Housewives of Miami

This Brazilian beauty is known for her smart mouth and fiery personality on the Bravo hit show, Real Housewives of Miami. On the show we see her life as a mom and as a fiancée who is afraid to take the plunge with her French man, Fredric. 

3. Latina Reality Stars: Marysol Patt

Marysol Patt

Show: Real Housewives of Miami

Esta Cubana is the founder of the famous Patton Group in Miami, Florida. She’s seen as the more timid one of Bravo, Real Housewives of Miami. She in charge of throwing all the hottest parties and we can’t wait to get an invite to the next one. 

4. Latina Reality Stars: Alexia Echeverria

Alexia Echeverria

Show: Real Housewives of Miami

Known as the “Cuban Barbie,” she has a voice and isn’t afraid to speak up. We saw her go through a tough time when her youngest son, Frankie, was involved in a car accident but thank god he pulled through. She the editor of Venue Magazine and loves what she does. 

5. Latina Reality Stars: Ana Quincoces

Ana Quincoces

Show: Real Housewives of Miami

This Cubana is a lawyer with a passion for all things food. Not only does she know how to crack down in a courtroom, she can also crack down in the kitchen. Voted Miami’s “Hottest Chef” Ana isn’t afraid to speak her mind and tell you how it is. 

6. Latina Reality Stars: Erica Mena

Erica Mena

Show: Love and Hip Hop

She started her career after winning a Jennifer Lopez look-a-like and hasn’t stopped modeling since. She’s been on numerous magazine covers such as Maxim, The King, and has been featured on several print campaigns with Roca Wear, Tommy Hilfiger, and L’Oreal. 

7. Latina Reality Stars: Tahiry Jose

Tahiry Jose

Show: Love and Hip Hop

This Dominicana is seen on VH1’s Love and Hip Hop going through her tumultuous relationship with rapper Joe Budden. She isn’t afraid to stand up for herself and put someone in his or her place. She’s feisty, beautiful and smart. She is the whole package and she knows it. 

8. Latina Reality Stars: Emily Bustamante

Emily Bustamante

Show: Love and Hip Hop

She’s half Dominican and Puerto Rican and she isn’t afraid to show it. She was never one to get into fights or arguments but she would defend her family with tooth and nail. She been dating fellow Dominicano Fabolous and turning her time on VH1’s Love and Hip Hop we see her trying to decide if that is the relationship she really wants to be in. 

9. Latina Reality Stars: Olivia Longott

Olivia Longott

Show: Love and Hip Hop

This Cubana has been singing her heart out for more than 20 years. She started her musical career at the age of 19 after being signed by the famous Clive Davis. We see her journey trying to find the perfect music label with her manager Rich Dollaz. On the show she is very protective of her friends and will defend them against anyone. Who wouldn’t love a friend like that? 

10. Latina Reality Stars: Winter Ramos

Winter Ramos

Show: Love and Hip Hop

She’s famous for being infamous: Winter Ramos is most known for being Fabulous’ executive assistant. She has worked behind the scenes in the hip-hop world for more than 10 years and her newest venture includes a tell-all book called “The Love of Hip Hop.” In this book she details all of the relationships she’s had with those in the industry. She doesn’t hold anything back and isn’t afraid to speak her mind. 

11. Latina Reality Stars: Monica Torres

Lore’l (Monica Torres)

Show: Love and Hip Hop

Brooklyn-native Lore’l can be seen trying to make it to the top in VH1’s Love and Hip Hop. She started off her career singing hooks for local male rappers. She has made her debut on the scene with EP Leading Lady dropping in 2012. 

12. Latina Reality Stars: Joseline Hernandez

Joseline Hernandez

Show: Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta & Stevie J & Joseline Go Hollywood

The self-proclaimed "Puerto Rican Princess" has a feisty personality and speaks her mind whether or not anyone cares to listen. On VH1’s Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta we see her relationship with her now husband Stevie J. The two even got their own spin off show on VH1.

13. Latina Reality Stars: Evelyn Lozada

Evelyn Lozada

Show: Livin Lozada

She is one of the most famous former Basketball Wives but now she is reformed and has her own reality show on the OWN network. On Livin' Lozada, we still Evelyn living out this new chapter in her life alongside her daughter, Shaniece and her little one, Leo. 

14. Latina Reality Stars: Gloria Govan

Gloria Govan

Show: Basketball Wives: LA

This Mexicana is all about being ride or die to her family and friends. This past year she finally married her on again off again boyfriend and baby daddy of nine years, Matt Barnes. On VH1’s Basketball Wives: LA she is seen trying to find out who she is without her now husband Matt. She does some soul searching and realizes that he is the only one for her. They will be celebrating their one-year anniversary in September and we say: too many more years to come. 

15. Latina Reality Stars: Laura Govan

Laura Govan

Show: Basketball Wives: LA

Yet another Mexicana makes the list and they are both sisters! She has a no-BS attitude and an honest personality, or so she claims. In Basketball Wives: LA she looks better than ever after having losing the baby weight from her second pregnancy. In the second season of the show Laura was looking to clear her name after being accused of sleeping with Shaquille O’Neal, who was married at the time. 

16. Latina Reality Stars: Snooki

Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi

Show: Nicole & Jionni's Shore Flip, Snooki & JWoww: Mom's With Attitude

Snooki's clame to fame was on MTV's Jersey Shore but now she is a mommy of two that loves to hang out with her BFF Jenni "JWoww" Farley and her hubby Jionni LaValle. Polizzi and Farley have their own show on AwesomenessTV but she is also starring alongside her husband in the new reality show Nicole & Jionni's Shore Flip

17. Latina Reality Stars: JWoww

Jennifer “JWoww” Farley

Show: Snooki and JWoww: Moms With Attitude

This Spanish and Irish hottie isn’t afraid to stand up for what she believes in. Farley is living the dream as a married woman, mother of two (almost) and she is showing off that side of her alongside her bestie Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi

18. Latina Reality Stars: Irene Berrera-Kearns

Irene Berrera-Kearns 

Show: Real World: Los Angeles 

Now 46, Berrera-Kearns made her reality T.V. debut on MTV’s season 2 of The Real World. This California native is most famous for leaving the show in order to marry her now husband, Tim. Her wedding was featured on episode 11 of the series. Berrera continues to be a deputy with the L.A. Sherriff’s Department and is a happily married mother of two. 

19. Latina Reality Stars: Rachel Campos-Duffy

Rachel Campos-Duffy (San Francisco)

Show: Real World

This Spaniard is an outspoken Latina who always fights for her Republican beliefs. After being featured on MTV’s hit show Real World, Campos-Duffy went on to marry Road Rules costar, Sean Duffy, and they are now happily married and the parent to six children.   

20. Latina Reality Stars: Melissa Padron

Melissa Padron (Miami)

Show: Real World

Esta Cubana isn’t afraid of confrontation, if we say so ourselves. On her season of Real World, Padron got into an argument where she called one of her roommates a “flamer.” She later apologized and ended up leaving the house after getting into another argument who yet another roommate. 

21. Latina Reality Stars: Elka Walker

Elka Walker 

Show: Real World: Boston 

This Mexican-American wasn’t afraid of showing just how conservative she was. Before leaving to move into the infamous Real World house, Elka’s father makes her sign a contract saying she will not drink, smoke or have premarital sex, talk about controlling! 

22. Latina Reality Stars: Johanna Botta

Johanna Botta 

Show: Real World: Austin 

Born in Lima, Peru, esta Peruana isn’t afraid to argument and put her two cents into any conversation. She made her reality T.V. debut on MTV’s Real World: Austin and since then has continued to participate on other MTV reality shows including The Challenge

23. Latina Reality Stars: Shauvon Torres

Shauvon Torres (Sydney)

Show: Real World

Born in Mexico, this girl isn’t afraid to voice her opinion whether or not it was asked for. She’s most famous her allegedly popping one of her implants on national television after attempted to win a challenge on MTV’s The Challenge

24. Latina Reality Stars: Nany Gonzalez

Nany Gonzalez 

Show: Real World: Las Vegas

She has a smart mouth and see knows it, this Dominicana isn’t afraid to get down and dirty with anyone. During her appearance on MTV’s second season of Real World: Las Vegas, we see Nany going through a journey of trying to locate her biological father. Eventually she find out her father had passed away a year before her search for him began. 

25. Latina Reality Stars: Naomi Defensor

Naomi Defensor 

Show: Real World: Las Vegas

This girl is not only Portuguese but she got some Boricua in her. Mostly known for being a free spirit on MTV’s Real World, Defensor still isn’t scared to tell it like it is. On the show we see her go through a pregnancy scare with fellow cast member Leroy but turns out it was just a false alarm.  

26. Latina Reality Stars: Priscilla Mendez

Priscilla Mendez 

Show: Real World: San Diego 

She was the youngest in the group when she first appeared on MTV’s Real World: San Diego. Priscilla describes herself as a flirtatious person and with that body and pretty face we can see why. Get it girl!


27. Latina Reality Stars: Avery Tressler

Avery Tressler 

Show: Real World: Portland 

She works at Hooters and is proud of it. She is part Mexican and her exotic look shows it. She is someone who is extremely sexual and loves to try new things. On the show she got into a physical altercation with a fellow roommate and wasn’t afraid to hold her own. Get it girl! 


28. Latina Reality Stars: Jessica McCain

Jessica McCain 

Show: Real World: Portland 

She describes herself as a half Hispanic and half Irish girl who isn’t afraid to get adventurous and try new things. She is scolded at the house for being so naïve and ignorant in life but eventually shows that she isn’t afraid to speak her mind and have someone listen to what she has to say. 


29. Latina Reality Stars: Mayte Garcia

Mayte Garcia 

Show: Hollywood Exes

Most famously known her being Prince’s ex-wife on VH1’s show Hollywood Exes we see Garcia struggle with letting go of what she had with Prince. The reason is when she was married to Prince they had a child who died one week later due to a rare skull defect and hasn’t been able to get pregnant since. She’s been through a lot of is still going strong! 


30. Latina Reality Stars: Kim Osorio

Kim Osorio

Show: The Gossip Game

This Boricua is on top of her game! She most recently made her on-screen debut on VH1’s The Gossip Game. Most of her career has been behind the scenes with jobs such as Executive Editor at BET.com and now Editor-in-Chief of The Source. She’s broken down barriers being The Source first female editor! It can only go up from here for here, get it girl! 


31. Latina Reality Stars: Vivian Billings

Vivian Billings

Show: The Gossip Game

She lives by the motto “Say what you mean and mean what you say,” esta Boricua isn’t afraid to speak her mind. She is known as the “NYC Gossip Girl,” is all over covering the rumors and gossip in the world of hip-hop. 

32. Latina Reality Stars: Jenni Rivera

Jenni Rivera

Show: I Love Jenni

“La Diva de la Banda,” this Mexicana was never afraid of saying what was on her mind and brushing off all of her haters. She has sold millions of albums worldwide and gave her fans a sight into her world when she her showed I Love Jenni premiered in 2011 on Mun2.


33. Latina Reality Stars: Chiquis Marin

Chiquis Marin

Show: I Love Jenni

She first made her debut on the hit Mun2 show Chiquis & Raq-C. The show chronicled her relationship with now former best friend Raq-C. She continued on to premiere in her mother, Jenni Rivera, I Love Jenni. Throughout the show we see her as her mothers right hand and even after her untimely death continues to help out and take care of her siblings. 

34. Latina Reality Stars: Jacqui Marin

Jacqui Martin

Show: I Love Jenni

Along with her sister, Chiquis Marin, Jacqui made her debut on the show I Love Jenni. She is usually the bud of all of Chiquis experiments and always has her family’s back. Along with her we also see her daughter prance around in star costumes. 

35. Latina Reality Stars: Jaylah Hope Yanez

Jaylah Hope Yanez

Show: I Love Jenni

This feisty toddler is the little diva of her house and was the heart of her grandmother’s, Jenni Rivera, life. Ever since she was little her grandmother would sing the tune “Big booty, big booty,” as Jaylah would listen with a smile on her face. 

36. Latina Reality Stars: Jenicka Lopez

Jenicka Lopez

Show: I Love Jenni

She has grown up become a young woman before our eyes. She was just starting her teen years when I Love Jenni made its T.V. debut. We see her trying to make a deal after her sister, Chiquis, borrows money from her. She has been a trooper after losing both of her parents and continues to walk with a smile on her face. You go girl!  

37. Latina Reality Stars: Rosie Rivera

Rosie Rivera

Show: I Love Jenni

“Somalia” as her sister, Jenni Rivera, used to call her has seen herself becoming the new matriarch after her sister’s untimely death. She was her sister’s best friend and always had her back. Even though all the tragedy that has followed her and her family they still find a way to smile. Keep it up! 

38. Latina Reality Stars: Joanna Hernandez

Joanna Hernandez

Show: Bad Girls Club (Season 1)

Dubbed Cocktail after her brief stint as Ray J’s girlfriend, Hernandez first made her debut on Oxygen’s first season of Bad Girls Club. She was a spitfire who wasn’t afraid of getting into it with everyone and anyone. Even though she was replacing another girl she still made it known she was not one to messed with. 

39. Latina Reality Stars: Lea Beaulieu

Lea Beaulieu

Show: Bad Girls Club: Miami

This Brazilian bombshell was definitely a bad girl, she was never afraid to stand up for her beliefs and fight to get her point across. During her time in the Bad Girls Club house she got into several fights but that never derailed her from having fun and partying until the sun was up. 

40. Latina Reality Stars: Jessica Rodriguez

Jessica Rodriguez

Show: Bad Girls Club: (Season 6)

This Mexican hottie was never one to like confrontation but she was never afraid to confront somebody. In the Bad Girls Club house she was the one always trying to keep peace but was never afraid to “wang” someone as she called it. 

41. Latina Reality Stars: Angelic Castillo

Angelic Castillo

Show: Bad Girls Club: New Orleans

She’s half Boricua, Dominicana and she isn’t afraid to show it. She’s identified herself as 50 percent angel, 50 percent devil and 100 percent bad girl! With all the arguments she got into, we can definitely tell she has more bad girl in her than anything else! 

42. Latina Reality Stars: Erica Figueroa

Erica Figueroa

Show: Bad Girl Club (Season 8)

This Puerto Rican firecracker was always one to say what she meant and meant what she said! She was always trying to stand up for the underdog and never let anyone run all over her. She had an alter ego Venetia and when she would come out there was no telling what was going down. 

43. Latina Reality Stars: Gia Sapp-Hernandez

Gia Sapp-Hernandez

Show: Bad Girls Club (Season 8)

She stands at 4ft-11in but don’t let that fool you, this Boricua isn’t afraid to crack anyone’s head open. She went into the Bad Girls Club house trying to party and that’s exactly what she did. She is a self-professed “sex kitten” and that matches her fierce personality perfectly. 

44. Latina Reality Stars: Christina Salgado

Christina Salgado

Show: Bad Girls Club: (Season 9)

This Puerto Rican spitfire wasn’t afraid to get in anyone’s face. She got into a total of six fights during her time in the house and she always knew she would go out with a bang. Her number one thing was always be real and if you weren’t she was going to beat it out of you. 

45. Latina Reality Stars: Stephanie George

Stephanie George

Show: Bad Girls Club: Atlanta (Season 10)

She’s half Salvadorian and black and is definitely a hot tamale. She never hid the fact that she was a stripper and loved doing it. During her time in the house she was all about having fun and getting some girl on girl action. She made it to the end and was still rocking it on the pole.

46. Latina Reality Stars: Raquel Rocky Santiago

Raquel "Rocky" Santiago

Show: Bad Girls Club: Atlanta (Season 10)

Nicknamed Rocky Balboa, this Boricua was never afraid of getting into a fight and get scrappy. She got into a fight in almost every episode of the show but was always able to hold her own. She was fierce and she knew it!

47. Latina Reality Stars: Nicole Nicky Vargas

Nicole "Nicky" Vargas

Show: Bad Girls Club: Atlanta (Season 10)

A Jersey girl to the core this Boricua was always one to fight for the underdog. She made very clear that she was not one to mess with and she hated bullying. Even though her time in the house was short we definitely got to see her get scrappy especially at the reunion show. 

48. Latina Reality Stars: Lornalitz Baez

Lornalitz Baez

Show: Curvy Girls

One of the stars of the hit NuvoTV show Curvy Girls, this Puerto Rican plus sized bombshell is not one to be messed with. She’s been modeling since the age of nine and that is passion. Her dream is to rise to top all while continuing to model, act and speak her mind. You got this! 

49. Latina Reality Stars: Denise Bidot

Denise Bidot

Show: Curvy Girls

Yet another Puerto Rican in the mix, this single mom is just trying to rise in order to have a better life for her and her daughter. She is a full-figured girl who a radiating beam of confidence. She has curves in the all the right places and isn’t afraid to flaunt them!

50. Latina Reality Stars: Rosie Mercado

Rosie Mercado

Show: Curvy Girls

An international plus-size model this Mexican entrepreneur is just trying to make her American dream come true. A single mother of three juggling a million different businesses and all while continuing to model is the perfect way to describe her. 

51. Latina Reality Stars: Adrienne Bailon

Adrienne Bailon

Show: Empire Girls

Esta Boricua has been in the spotlight since she was discovered by Latin pop star Ricky Martin. The Style Network show Empire Girls shows her hustling the music business all while trying to make time to have a personal life. 

52. Latina Reality Stars: Julissa Bermudez

Julissa Bermudes

Show: Empire Girls

Born in Dominican Republic, esta Dominicana is also trying to juggle her business work schedule and trying to add a man to the mix. The Style Network show Empire Girls shows her beside her best friend, Adrienne, trying to get over her ex and find a new man. 

53. Latina Reality Stars: Reyna Saldana

Reyna Saldana

Show: Washington Heights

This firecracker and protector of friends as she likes to call her is trying to make it being an R&B singer. She a diva who isn’t afraid to get down whenever it comes to protecting her friends and family. 

54. Latina Reality Stars: Frankie Reese

Frankie Reese

Show: Washington Heights

A poet at heart esta dominicana has a passion for writing and a crush on her fellow cast mate Ludwin Federo. She tries to put a tough exterior but she is also very sensitive on the inside. She is hoping to be with an English professor and we hope her dream comes true! 

55. Latina Reality Stars: Eliza Jefferson

Eliza Jefferson

Show: Washington Heights

She seems to be on the outskirts of the group with her now ex-boyfriend, Jimmy, friends. On the show she is trying to spend as much time with her boyfriend as possible but that becomes impossible when he is spending so much playing baseball.