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Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro Wows Local Youth & Tastemakers at Pacific Rim Screening
By Kamren Curiel | 07/11/2013 - 16:54

The AMC IMAX in Burbank, CA was packed Monday night to see Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s robots-versus-monsters sci-fi Pacific Rim as part of Warner Bros. Pictures’ Tastemaker screening.

With 3-D glasses in hand, youth from local organizations (a personal request from Del Toro) and press listened attentively as the director himself introduced the film. Wearing an inconspicuous ensemble of black T-shirt, black pants, and black shoes, Del Toro shared his inspiration.


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EXCLUSIVE: Melonie Diaz Talks 'Fruitvale Station' (Video)
EXCLUSIVE: Melonie Diaz Talks 'Fruitvale Station' (Video)
By Rosy Cordero | 07/11/2013 - 11:20

Fruitvale Station hits theaters this Friday, but has already made a splash at Sundance and Cannes, winning awards for the Audience Award for U.S. dramatic film and Best Film, respectively. The film chronicles the story of Oscar Grant (played by Michael B. Jordan), a young man shot by a police officer at the Oakland, California Fruitvale Bay Area Rapid Transit Station. 


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Salma Hayek and Adam Sandler on Despierto America
Salma Hayek Gives 'Grown Ups 2' Co-Stars a Lesson in Spanish
By Amaris Castillo | 07/10/2013 - 13:40

This is GOLD. Salma Hayek played the role of Spanish teacher on a recent appearance on Univision’s Despierta América. And who played her students? Three of her Grown Ups 2 co-stars; David Spade, Kevin James, and Adam Sandler.


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Guillermo del Toro
Guillermo del Toro Says Pacific Rim "Saved His Life"
By Amaris Castillo | 07/10/2013 - 10:06

Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim was a life-saver for him. According to NBC Latino, the acclaimed Mexican director opened up about the struggle he had prior to receiving the green light for the sci-fi film (out on July 12), which focuses on mankind’s use of fantastic robots called Jaegers in a struggle to survive the flood deadly monsters known as Kaiju.


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Guess the Latino Voice! Celebs Who Have Played Animated Characters
Guess the Latino Voice! Celebs Who Have Played Animated Characters
By Latina Staff | 07/09/2013 - 16:34

We’re loving Michelle Rodriguez’s new role! The 34-year-old Puerto Rican/Dominican actress lends the voice of Paz in DreamWorks Animation's upcoming TURBO. The 3D comedy, which drops in theaters on July 17, centers on an underdog snail whose dreams come to fruition after he attains super-sonic speed (what snail wouldn't want that? Let's be real).


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Paz Vega To Join Jeremy Renner in 'Kill the Messenger'
Paz Vega To Join Jeremy Renner in 'Kill the Messenger'
By Amaris Castillo | 06/25/2013 - 16:19

Paz Vega is playing a dealer's love interest in her latest film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the bombshell Spanish actress is set to star in Kill the Messenger alongside Jeremy Renner.


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Gael Garcia Bernal at the 2013 Oscars
Gael Garcia Bernal Lands Lead Role in Film Directed By Jon Stewart
By Celia Fernandez | 05/29/2013 - 11:52

Ladies, you better start getting in line now! Sexy Mexican star Gael García Bernal will be starring in Jon Stewart’s directorial debut titled Rosewater.

Rosewater is based on the real-life capture of a British journalist, Maziar Bahari, in Iran.

Bernal will be playing the role of Bahari, a journalist for BBC who went to Iran for one week to cover the nation’s presidential election, but was captured and spent 118 days in a prison in northwestern Tehran.


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Michelle Rodriguez in Fast & Furious 6
'Fast & Furious 6' Wins Weekend Box Office (Duh)
By Amaris Castillo | 05/28/2013 - 14:28

Looks like Fast & Furious 6 won this weekend’s race. The latest installment in the sexy Fast & Furious franchise beat out its competitors at the box office this past Memorial Day weekend.


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10 Hot-Hot-Hot Military Men in Movies!
10 Hot-Hot-Hot Military Men in Movies!
By Celia Fernandez | 05/25/2013 - 12:00

Who doesn’t love a man in uniform? With more than 157,000 Latinos representing active-duty military forces, it’s no wonder these sexy stars played them in box office hits. Check out the hottest Latinos serving our country (on-screen, that is!).


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Fast & Furious & Latin
Fast & Furious & Latin
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 05/17/2013 - 15:58

It’s almost law: If a certain fuel-injected movie franchise is in theaters, Latinos are first in line to see it. No wonder that the popular series’ filmmakers have stocked it (Fast & Furious 6 races into theaters this Memorial Day) with all things us — from our hottest stars to our hottest music (there will be Pitbull club bangers!). Here’s your primer:


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