By Fox News Latino | 10/13/2011 - 14:24
Dominican American writer Junot Díaz didn’t always feel accepted as a child. In an interview with Fox News Latino, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author spoke about growing up in the 80s as an immigrant and feeling rejected by both his Latino and black peers.
By Amaris Castillo | 10/13/2011 - 12:11
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we asked Latina readers on our Facebook page to send a message to a loved one who is suffering or has suffered from breast cancer. The outpouring of stories was remarkably touching – we appreciate those who responded.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/11/2011 - 11:43
Mexican actress Salma Hayek graces the November 2011 cover of Latina magazine, which hits newsstands on October 18th. The 45-year-old bombshell, who this month voices the love interest Kitty Softpaws in the animated feature Puss in Boots (in theaters October 28th), opens up to Latina about how she found success in love and life on her own terms.
By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 13:41
October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month and in honor of it, we wanted to highlight an upcoming film centered on the disease this week. Five, an anthology of five short films in one movie, explores how peoples’ lives are affected by breast cancer.
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 Amaris Castillo | 10/04/2011 - 10:02
Jennifer Lopez’s empire continues to grow.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/23/2011 - 13:20
Today’s female fashion consumers are completely different from past generations and know one knows that better than Oscar de la Renta. The legendary Dominican fashion designer has been dressing women for decades and before presenting his spring 2012 election, he shared his insight with Styleite about the evolution he’s witnessed.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/23/2011 - 10:18
This Sunday marks the season finale of mun2’s Beauties & the Boss – and it’s a night to remember. The reality series centers on Monica Weitz, CEO of a Los Angeles-based promotional modeling agency, and her unpredictable employees.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/16/2011 - 12:45
Eva Longoria, one of the cover girls on Latina’s 15 Anniversary cover, shared lessons learned from her divorce on a recent appearance on Ellen. The Desperate Housewives star told host Ellen DeGeneres that as a woman, she realized she couldn’t identify herself through a man or through a marriage.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/14/2011 - 08:30
Zoe Saldana spoke to Access Hollywood about being included on the cover of Latina’s 15th Anniversary cover (out on newsstands now). The part-Puerto Rican, part-Dominican actress also shared details of her childhood, which was partly spent in the Dominican Republic, and of her star role in new action flick Colombiana.