By Yara Simon | 08/14/2014 - 14:20
When the University of Southern California released the results of its analysis of diversity in Hollywood, it’s rev
By Samantha Leal | 08/06/2014 - 14:14
Thanks, Hollywood. For as many strides as Latinos (and specifically, Latinas) are making on the screen, it seems like not much has changed.
By Samantha Leal | 09/25/2013 - 11:07
If you’ve turned on a show in the past decade, chances are you’ve seen Selenis Leyva. From her time on the Nickelodeon show Taina to Law & Order to HBO's Girls, the Dominican and Cuban actress has been busy making her mark in entertainment. And now, as a star on Netflix’s star show Orange Is the New Black, she’s bringing another character to life: sassy Gloria Mendoza, the Latina inmate with the fantastic one-liners (“Great, another f*cking coconut.”)
By Samantha Leal | 04/05/2013 - 13:54
Genesis Rodriguez is beautiful. Sitting across from her that much is clear. But when she starts talking, you realize that she’s smart, articulate and funny, too. We caught up with the rising star to chat about her new movie, words of wisdom from her dad (El Puma), and her new campaign with the Gillette Fusion ProGlide Styler.
Can you tell us about your newest movie Hours?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/06/2012 - 17:29
The new teaser for the sci-fi sequel Star Trek Into Darkness is a whirlwind. Characters Kirk (Chris Pine) and McCoy (Karl Urban) run through a oddly-red cornfield, explosions, people fighting and screaming for their lives.
And then we see Zoe Saldana crying...
By Sugey Palomares | 10/12/2012 - 18:00
We all know that a sense of humor is just as sexy as a beautiful face. Enter Salma Hayek, which has the complete package and then some.
The Mexican actress is showing off her funny side in the new comedy, Here Comes the Boom, hitting theaters today. Salma plays Kevin James' love interest (lucky him!) and a school nurse in the film about a high school biology teacher who becomes an MMA fighter to save his school from budget cuts.
By Samantha Leal | 09/28/2012 - 17:00
Won’t Back Down hits theaters this weekend, and with it Rosie Perez shows she’s got range. The Puerto Rican actress plays a teacher torn between the takeover crusade and the school where she teaches. Take a look at some of her best roles and let us know which is your favorite.
By Sugey Palomares | 09/26/2012 - 15:06
Iconic Puerto Rican actress, Lauren Velez, 47, may flaunt her investigative skills as Captain María LaGuerta on the hit drama series, Dexter, which premieres its new season on Showtime this week, but she's also preparing to take center stage in the upcoming biopic, La Lupe.
By Sugey Palomares | 08/22/2012 - 13:00
Sofia Vergara talks about embracing her curves and sexuality for the September issue of Allure magazine.
By Samantha Leal | 06/30/2012 - 16:00
Lana Parrilla plays Mayor Regina Mills (and, oh yeah, the Evil Queen) in ABC’s Once Upon a Time – though meeting her, you’d probably think she was more suited for the role of sweet Snow White. We sat down with the Boricua star to get the scoop on the show, her favorite stories growing up and what it’s like being a Latina in the industry.
‘Once Upon a Time’ is such a popular show, and you play a great Evil Queen. What was the casting process like?