Desi Arnaz and Sofia Vergara
What’s So Funny About Accents, Anyway?
By Yara Simon | 02/21/2014 - 11:11

Latinos are funny. Their accents are not.

“Ricky... promise me that until our child is at least 19 or 20 years old, you won’t talk to it,” said Lucy.

Big laugh.


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Mario Lopez and daughter Gia Francesca Lopez on Extra
The 16 Best Latino Dads on TV!
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!


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New! The 10 Most Iconic Latino TV Characters of All Time
The 20 Most Iconic Latino TV Characters of All Time!
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!


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Desi Arnaz
Remembering Desi Arnaz: 5 Things You Didn’t Know
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.

The 20 Most Iconic Latino Television Characters of All Time!

He was born into money:


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Accents
10 Accents That Got Hollywood Talking
By Lee Hernandez | 11/30/2011 - 14:12

The latest issue of Details Magazine features a scantily-clad Sofia Vergara as this year's "sexiest—and funniest—woman on television.” The Emmy-nominated star of ABC's hit comedy Modern Family, credits her 


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Latino Comedians
Latino Comedians: Past, Present & Future
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. 


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Catch Phrases
Our 5 Favorite Celeb Catch Phrases. "Dale!" Read this!
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! 


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Latino Honors
Latino Honors: Who The U.S. Government Should Recognize Now
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).


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The 10 Most Iconic Latino TV Characters of All Time
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.


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Wilmer Valderrama Celebrates Ricky Ricardo
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."


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