Rita Ferro
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Rita Ferro, Executive VP of Disney Media Sales & Marketing
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 05/21/2013 - 13:57

Disney is a magical place where dreams come true. So it comes as no surprise that Rita Ferro was able to make all her dreams come true, by working for Disney. By age 44, she has already earned the title of Executive Vice President of Disney Media Sales and Marketing. The Cuban-American native of Coral Gables, Florida has also worked for ESPN international, MTV Networks in Latin America and Blue Pearl Entertainment before making magic happen at Disney.


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Disney Comes Out With Princess-Inspired Quinceañera Dresses: See the 21 Options!
By Samantha Leal | 05/17/2013 - 10:44

Who doesn't grow up wanting to be a Disney princess? Now, you or your daughter can look like one in a princess-inspired Quinceañera dress. Disney Consumer Products has unveilved their new Disney Royal Ball Collection.


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Dia De Los Muertos
Commentary: Disney Offends (Again) With Dia De Los Muertos Uproar
By Amaris Castillo | 05/09/2013 - 17:14

Disney tried to trademark Dia de los Muertos. Yes, the Mexican holiday. We wish we were kidding, but the mass media corporation had actually placed a trademark request earlier this month to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Disney’s reasoning? According to a story by Fox News Latino, the company sought to trademark “Dia de los Muertos” for merchandising purposes.


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YOU COULD WIN A MONSTROUS DISNEY PARKS VACATION FROM LATINA!
YOU COULD WIN A MONSTROUS DISNEY PARKS VACATION FROM LATINA!
By Latina Promotions | 05/03/2013 - 11:00

This summer, there’s a Monstrous lineup of new shows and attractions at Disneyland® Resort and Walt Disney World® Resort—and now, LATINA wants to treat you to a Disney Parks vacation! Check out the magic that awaits, and see how to enter for your chance to win it.


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Disney Star Martina Stoessel Celebrates 16th Birthday! (EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)
Disney Star Martina Stoessel Celebrates 16th Birthday! (EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)
By Sugey Palomares | 03/22/2013 - 14:52

Talk about a piece of cake! One of Disney Channel's biggest stars, Martina Stoessel celebrated her 16th birthday during a studio visit in Burbank, California yesterday! The Argentine actress plays the lead in the telenovela Violetta, which is the highest rated tween show in Latin America.

"Thanks for all of the birthday wishes! I ended my day so happy! Love you guys," she tweeted to her fans.


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EXCLUSIVE: Jake T. Austin
‘Wizards’ Star Jake T. Austin: “Anytime I Get The Opportunity To Make Someone Laugh, I Will!” (EXCLUSIVE)
By Tom Castaneda | 03/15/2013 - 16:02

Tonight, Wizards of Waverly Place star Jake T. Austin will be back on the Disney Channel reprising his role as Max Russo in the show's hour-long special The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex.


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Christina Aguilera on The Mickey Mouse Club
36 Latinos Who Got Their Start On Disney!
By Tom Castaneda | 02/12/2013 - 12:16

The Disney Channel, which was launched in April 1983, will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year. And, we couldn’t help but look back at the network’s track record for discovering, developing and nurturing Latino talent. From Christina Aguilera and Christina Milian to Selena Gomez and Bella Thorne, a large number of Latino stars have appeared on the Disney Channel in network’s hit sitcoms, original movies and family-oriented programming.


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Bella Thorne at the Escape from Planet Earth premiere
Bella Thorne Talks About Her New Music, ‘Shake It Up!’ And More (EXCLUSIVE)
By Katie Amey | 02/04/2013 - 12:50

Bella Thorne is everywhere these days! A true definition of a triple threat, the 15-year-old actress/singer/dancer is taking the TV world by storm (in her hugely successful series, Shake It Up!), has a new film Buttermilk Sky in the works for 2013, and is currently in the midst of recording her debut album. Yep, she’s one busy chica. And, in between all of that, she’s still making time to work with Ring Pop to raise money for one of her favorite charities.


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Christina Aguilera and boyfriend Matt Rutler at Disneyland
11 Latino Stars at Disney Parks!
By Latina Staff | 11/27/2012 - 15:02

Kids and adults alike love the magic of the Disney parks, and our celebs are no different! They head to the California and Florida theme parks to celebrate birthdays, holidays and milestones. Check out these stars who had some serious fun at the amusement parks. 


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Disney Princess Sofia
Disney's First Latina Princess Sparks Debate
By Samantha Leal | 10/19/2012 - 09:54

Disney has released images and details of the newest princess, and some are not happy. The company had announced plans for a new Disney Latina princess, Sofia, that will be starring in a Disney Channel movie, followed by a TV series on both the Disney Channel and Disney Junior. But the newest images of the princess have many questioning the reasoning behind her appearance: light skin, light blue eyes and light brown hair. 


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