Our TK Fave Celeb Grandparents
Our 12 Fave Celeb Grandparents!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/07/2013 - 12:00

September 8th is National Grandparent's Day! This holiday was created in 1978 by President Jimmy Carter, and what a great idea because who doesn't love their abuelitos, right?! We've rounded up 12 Latino celebrity grandparents in honor of this special day.


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Villains
5 Badass Latino Movie Villains!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/13/2011 - 10:59

Never have we liked evil so much. After news was confirmed this week of Javier Bardem’s role as the villain in the new James Bond movie, Bond 23, we started to think back to other villains in Hollywood. We’re talking about characters who threaten, kill - and even drain their victims of blood.

Check out our list of 5 villains played by Latinos below:


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Latinos on Law & Order: Through the Years
Latinos on Law & Order: Through the Years
By Lee Hernandez | 09/21/2011 - 12:48

With Cuban actor Danny Pino making his debut as Detective Nick Amaro tonight on the new season of Law & Order: SVU (premiering 10/9c on NBC), we take a look back at 10 Latino stars you never knew were on Law & Order.

First Look: Danny Pino on 'Law & Order: SVU'


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Oscar Snubs
Our Biggest Oscar Snubs
By Lee Hernandez | 02/25/2011 - 09:40

With the exception of Biutiful’s two nominations—one for Best Leading Actor (Javier Bardem) and another for Best Foreign Language Film—Latinos were ignored by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences in 2011.


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Star Tracker: America Ferrera, Jennifer Lopez and Selena Gomez
Star Tracker: America Ferrera, Jennifer Lopez and Selena Gomez
By Lee Hernandez | 01/13/2011 - 12:18

— Is Ugly Betty coming back to TV? In a manner of speaking, yes! America Ferrera is making her return to television with a recurring role on the critically acclaimed CBS dramaThe Good Wife.


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Star Tracker: Marc Anthony, Mariah Carey and more
Star Tracker: Marc Anthony, Mariah Carey and more
By Mariela Rosario | 10/19/2010 - 12:45

—Unfortunately for his Puerto Rican fans, Marc Anthony was forced to cancel his recent tour stop in San Juan due to a bout with laryngitis. Spokeswoman Blanca Lasalle said a doctor ordered him to rest his voice for 48 hours.


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The Best Latin Big Screen Bad Guys
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 07/19/2010 - 10:30

Alfred Molina is back to being bad! The half Spanish, half British actor, who memorably used creepy mechanical appendages to destroy half of New York City as mad Doc Ock in Spiderman 2, plays another villain in The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, which opened over the weekend. As Maxim Horvath, Molina is a dark magician who wants to destroy New York City (hmm, we're sensing a theme here). It’s a perversely fun performance and it made us think of the many memorable villains played by Latinos onscreen.


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Who Was the Hottest Hunk at the Tony's?
By Latina Staff | 06/14/2010 - 16:25

Last night's Tony Awards brought out many of Broadway's brightest stars; but we were happiest to see some of our favorite hunks on the red carpet. From football star Mark Sanchez to actor Antonio Banderas, the eye candy was much appreciated.

So tell us...


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Exclusive: John Leguizamo Says "Nobody Celebrates Like Latin People"
By Monica Herrera | 12/12/2008 - 13:36

We're dying to talk to John Leguizamo about his new movie, Nothing Like The Holidays (opening today). But first, the Rican-Colombian actor has to get one thing off his chest: how psyched he is that Rosie Perez just earned an Independent Spirit nomination for The Take, a gritty drama they shot together in Boyle Heights. "I'm so proud of my Rosie. I've never seen an actress give all of herself like she did.


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Exclusive: Melonie Diaz Gets Into The "Holiday" Spirit
By Monica Herrera | 12/11/2008 - 12:30

Melonie Diaz doesn't have kids of her own--"I can't even imagine what that's like!" she tells Latina.com--but she still didn't have to look very far to research her role as Marissa, a single mom caught up in a love triangle, in Nothing Like The Holidays
(out this Friday). In fact, all the 24-year-old Nuyorican actress had
to do was check in with her BFFs for some tips: "With my girlfriends,
it's like their kids are their world."


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