By Latina Staff | 10/13/2013 - 13:00
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a time to bring awareness to the issue in hopes of ending the cycle of abuse. One in four women are victims of domestic violence at some point in their lives, with 20 percent of women in Hispanic households suffering partner violence. It's up to us to stop the abuse! If you or someone you know is being abused, please call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233).
Take a look at some amazing Latinas who overcame abuse and are bringing awareness to the issue:
By Dan Koday | 10/12/2013 - 10:54
Does Becky G have a crush on a certain One Direction member? We got the singer to open up about her crush on the band (& Niall Horan specifically) on the red carpet of Latina's recent Hollywood Hot List party.
By Dan Koday | 10/11/2013 - 15:45
On October 3, 2013, stars Naya Rivera, Ana Ortiz, Bella Thorne, Becky G, Jasmine V & more headed to The Redbury Hotel in Hollywood, CA to celebrate our October Hollywood Hot List issue. (Make sure to check out our cover girl Naya Rivera debuting her Big Sean engagement ring on the red carpet that night!).
By Brittany Valadez | 10/01/2013 - 12:02
Just one day after Eva Longoria hosted the ALMA Awards, the actress and philanthropist hosted an event for her foundation, The Eva Longoria Foundation.
The star, being an ever present staple to the Latino community, invited a slew of her celebrity friends, each honored to be a part of the evening.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/26/2013 - 15:05
We can't wait!
Devious Maids star Ana Ortiz confirmed today on her Twitter account that she'll be joining the cast of Revenge next season! Revenge stars fellow Latina Madeleine Stowe, and is based off the book The Count of Monte Cristo – with a modern twist, of course.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/20/2013 - 12:10
Ana Ortiz is one Latina who truly does it all. The mother of two balances a hectic schedule as one of the stars of Devious Maids and as the new spokeswoman for the Campbell’s Soup Wisest Kid in the World campaign, a fun push that allows parents to ask the “Wisest Kid" for tips and advice on making mealtimes and parenting easier.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/13/2013 - 15:22
Update: After much anticipation, Lifetime has renewed Devious Maids for a second season! According to The Wrap, Lifetime executive vice president and general manager Rob Sharenow said on Tuesday that the series has received a renewal for 13 more episodes.
Looks like we might be seeing Devious Maids for a while longer on television.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/16/2013 - 13:00
When we first heard about Devious Maids, two thoughts popped into our head: "Wow! This is great. A show with a full Latina cast!" and "Oh boy! What will the critics think about a show full of Latinas based around being a maid?"
But as we got to hear more about the show directly from the five maids themselves -- Ana Ortiz, Dania Ramirez, Edy Ganem, Judy Reyes and Roselyn Sanchez -- we started feeling a lot more confident about its possible success.
By Amaris Castillo | 06/06/2013 - 10:08
Eva Longoria really wants you to watch her new show Devious Maids.
The executive producer of the new Lifetime drama series and her team have worked to bring the show’s pilot episode in both English and Spanish, according to Fox News Latino.
By Sugey Palomares | 04/25/2013 - 12:26
Devious Maids is ready to serve up the juicy drama Desperate Housewives fans have been longing for. The new Marc Cherry series, starring a Latina cast of leads including: Judy Reyes, Roselyn Sanchez, Dania Ramirez, and Ana Ortiz, officially premieres on Lifetime Sunday, June 23.