By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/14/2013 - 17:02
Dads make the world go 'round -- at least in a child's eyes. Need proof? Just look at a daddy's girl like Mario Lopez's daughter. In celebration of Father's Day, we're taking a look at the dads who are also TV stars. Take a look!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 11/30/2012 - 17:58
"Lucy, I'm home!" From Desi Arnaz on I Love Lucy to Wilmer Valderrama on That '70s Show, we're counting down the 20 most iconic Latino TV characters of all time!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/02/2012 - 13:37
Today would have been Desi Arnaz’s 95th birthday. The Cuban-born musican and television pioneer had a remarkable life and career. Here’s a look at some things you might not know.
He was born into money:
By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 12:30
With the tragic death of Gaspar Henaine (aka Capulina) last week, the premiere of Gabriel Iglesias' new show Stand-Up Revolution and the upcoming 60th anniversary of I Love Lucy, we've been thinking a lot about the huge influence Latinos have had on the world of comedy over the years.
By Lee Hernandez | 08/04/2011 - 19:26
When Pitbull says "Dale!" we can't help but go! When Walter Mercado wishes us "sobre todo, mucho, mucho amor," we can't help but feel like we're being blessed by some divine spirit, and when Charo says cuchi-cuchi, we can't help but ask ourselves: "What in the world does that mean?" Here are our 5 favorite Latino celeb catch-phrases of all-time!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 06/06/2011 - 16:00
Nationally syndicated columnist Ruben Navarrette recently wrote a piece asking why the U.S. keeps naming things like streets and more recently, a Navy ship, after Cesar Chavez (who also has a postage stamp).
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/10/2011 - 14:30
Cheech Marin and Ana Ortiz have paired up for a new Fox family comedy pilot about a frazzled couple (Ugly Betty’s Ortiz and newcomer Cliff Chamberlain), their three kids and the wife’s pill-popping dad (Marin).
Based on a succesful British comedy, the show, titled Outnumbered is set to debut in the fall. We’ll be watching, hoping Ortiz and Marin’s deep comedy and TV skills can turn this sitcom into a comedy classic.
By Latina Staff | 05/16/2008 - 11:28
Sitcom star and restaurant mogul Wilmer Valderrama will host an event this month celebrating Desi Arnaz's career. "A Tribute to Desi Arnaz: An Evening With Wilmer Valderrama" will take place on Saturday, May 24th in Jamestown, NY.
According to the press release, Wilmer "will share how Desi personally inspired his career and salute the man that paved the way for other Hispanic actors in America. With a collection of rarely seen film clips of Desi's career, this will be a night not to miss! The audience will also enjoy a question and answer session."