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Exclusive: Justina Machado Talks NBC’s ‘Welcome to the Family,’ Latinos on TV, & Puerto Rican Food
By Jesus Trivino | 09/30/2013 - 12:53

The bubbly Puerto Rican actress dishes on her new NBC comedy, Welcome to the Family, her role on Fox’s mid-season premiere, Murder Police, and, of course, maduros.

What makes Welcome to the Family different from other shows that include the whole cultures collide storyline?

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Justina Machado and Ricardo Chavira for Welcome to the Family
This Fall, Latinos Represented Well on TV
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 09/10/2013 - 14:14

We weren't lying when we said this season's TV lineup was going to be filled with Latinos!

This fall season will include the highest representation of Latino actors ever, Fox News Latino reports.

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WATCH: Rob Schneider Can’t Handle His New Mexican Family
By Amaris Castillo | 12/07/2011 - 09:30

The sneak peek of Rob Schneider’s new CBS comedy is less than 30 seconds long, but that’s all we need to get it!

¡Rob! centers on an architect (played by Schneider) who marries into a tight-knit Mexican family. In the hilarious teaser, Schneider’s character is at dinner with his wife’s family and they’re all yelling over one another—he thinks they’re arguing, but they’re just talking. It's a quick lesson in acculturation.

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Rick Sanchez
Is Rick Sanchez Going to Become the Face of Mega TV?
By Celestrellas | 08/23/2011 - 14:30

After the scandal over "anti-Semitic" remarks made during an interview on a satellite radio show that cost Rick Sanchez his job as a CNN anchor, the former broadcast journalist has kept a relatively low profile.

Rick Sanchez: "There’s Not a Single Hispanic Hosting a Primetime Show in the U.S.”

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Our 5 Favorite Moments from 'Lopez Tonight'!
Our 5 Favorite Moments from 'Lopez Tonight'!
By Mariela Rosario | 08/11/2011 - 15:30

OK, so we're definitely bumming about the fact that George Lopez's late night talk show was canceled. Especiailly because over the two seasons Lopez Tonight was on the air, he really managed to get the best interview we've seen with some of our biggest and brightest stars. Everyone from Pitbull to Cameron Diaz to J.Lo seemed comfortable with the host.

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Jessica Alba Shares Childhood Latino Cures with George Lopez
Jessica Alba On Her #1 Pregnancy Craving
By Amaris Castillo | 08/11/2011 - 12:30

On last night’s episode of Lopez Tonight (his second to last show before going off air) a very pregnant Jessica Alba talked about her severe pregnancy cravings and her abuela's traditional Latino cures for childhood ilnesses. 

“Stunning, gorgeous, beautiful—and a Latina with heels!” Lopez noted of the 30-year-old actress as he introduced her.

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George Lopez Reacts to His Show’s Cancellation with Jokes
By Amaris Castillo | 08/11/2011 - 10:31

Yesterday we reported the sad news that Lopez Tonight was canceled by TBS.  The show’s host, George Lopez, was the first Latino to have a late night talk show.  During last night’s episode, the 50-year-old Mexican American actor addressed his show’s cancellation with grace and comedy.  “Did you guys see the news?  Unemployment is at an all-time high and for Latinos, it just got a little higher!” he said.

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BREAKING NEWS: TBS Cancels 'Lopez Tonight'
BREAKING NEWS: TBS Cancels 'Lopez Tonight'
By Mariela Rosario | 08/10/2011 - 14:15

We're pretty sure George Lopez is not happy about this news. After making history as the first Latino to have a late night talk show, TBS just announced that they will not renew Lopez Tonight for a third season.

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Mike Catherwood
Mike Catherwood Sent Packing on 'Dancing with the Stars'
By Lee Hernandez | 03/30/2011 - 09:29

On ABC’s Dancing with the Stars results show last night Mike Catherwood (or “Psycho Mike” as he’s known to his listeners on LoveLine with Dr. Drew), became the first season 12 contestant to be sent home.

The 32-year-old mexicano's exit was not a surprise since he and his partner Lacey Schwimmer earned the lowest scores last week when they danced the fox trot.

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Crime & Punishment: Latinos On Both Sides of the Law
Crime & Punishment: Latinos On Both Sides of the Law
By Lee Hernandez | 03/04/2011 - 13:15

A& E’s highly anticipated series, Breakout Kings (premiering this Sunday March 6th at 10/9C), is a gritty, true-to-life drama about detectives who use convicts currently in jail to catch fugitives on the run. Laz Alonso, who has played the villain in movies like Stomp the Yard and Fast & Furious is the moral center of Breakout Kings, which got us thinking about other Latin stars who have lived on both sides of the law.

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