Sara Ramirez in Monty Python's Spamalot
'Smash' Canceled: 30 Latinos Who Could Have Saved the Show!
By Latina Staff | 05/13/2013 - 11:56

Sorry Smash fans -- it's curtains for the NBC show. While the move comes as no surprise to many fans (and critics), we have to say we wish the show had made some different casting decisions. Here's a look at 30 Latino stars who had the musical chops to be cast on the show -- and possibly could have saved it.


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Emilio and Gloria Estefan at 24 Hour Plays on Broadway
Gloria and Emilio Estefan to Create New Broadway Musical!
By Sugey Palomares | 02/06/2013 - 11:10

This is going to be legendary! Gloria and Emilio Estefan are developing a Broadway musical based on their exile from Cuba and rise to fame. The couple is teaming up with the Nederlander Organization and producer Bernie Yuman to help produce the project, which is currently unnamed.


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Sara Ramirez in Monty Python's Spamalot
Dear 'Smash': Consider These 30 Latinos Who’ve Made a Splash in Musicals!
By Tom Castaneda | 02/05/2013 - 13:33

Following its smashing success as a midseason replacement last year, NBC’s Smash returns this week with a two-hour season premiere that features a Bombshell opening on The Great White Way and the addition of a little sabor to the hit Broadway-based musical drama’s ensemble cast.


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Diego Boneta
Diego Boneta to Headline 'Rock of Ages' Movie Opposite Tom Cruise!
By Lee Hernandez | 04/01/2011 - 11:15

We've known that Diego Boneta was a phenominal singer since last Christmas, when the talented Mexicano serenaded us with a gorgeous rendition of Jose Feliciano's "Feliz Navidad." So it brings us a great deal of joy to report that Boneta has just been cast as the lead in the highly anticipated movie-musical Rock of Ages opposite Tom Cruise


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Sara Ramirez
POLL: What Did You Think about the 'Grey's Anatomy' Musical Episode?
By Lee Hernandez | 04/01/2011 - 10:02

We loved Sara Ramirez last night on Grey's Anatomy, but we know some of our readers weren't feeling the musical format of the episode. So, tell us:


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Let's Hear It for Sara Ramirez Tonight on Grey's Anatomy!
Let's Hear It for Sara Ramirez Tonight on Grey's Anatomy!
By Lee Hernandez | 03/31/2011 - 22:25

Cheers for Sara Ramirez! Latina's March Cover Girl gave a phenominal performance tonight during Grey's Anatomy's highly anticipated musical episode, belting out one amazing song after another.


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Sara Ramirez
Sara Ramirez: A Career Retrospective
By Lee Hernandez | 03/30/2011 - 22:25

Sara Ramirez will be heavily featured in Thursday's musical episode of Grey's Anatomy.


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Poll: Are You Excited for 'Grey’s Anatomy': The Musical?
By Lee Hernandez | 11/23/2010 - 13:50

ABC's Grey's Anatomy will be doing a musical episode later this season and the show's executive producer Shonda Rimes says the episode will feature a "Callie-heavy story" (meaning that Sara Ramirez, who plays orthopedic surgeon Calliope Torres on the hit series) will have a major role in the episode)!


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Kenny Ortega to Direct Silver Screen Adaptation of "In the Heights"
By Mariela Rosario | 12/15/2009 - 17:00

Could we be any more psyched about this?!? I think not! Word on the street is that Kenny Ortega (of High School Musical and This Is It fame) has been hired by Universal Pictures to helm the big screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's ground breaking musical, In the Heights.


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Salma Hayek and Jessica Biel are 'Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown'
By Mariela Rosario | 10/21/2009 - 10:35

Word has leaked that megawatt stars Salma Hayek and Jessica Biel were recently in NYC to read for parts in a theatrical adaptation of Pedro Almodovar's hit 1988 Spanish comedy, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.


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