By Amaris Castillo | 11/30/2011 - 09:15
It was a very difficult time for Santana Lopez (played by part-Boricua actress Naya Rivera) on Glee last night.
If you haven’t watched last night’s episode yet, this is a spoiler alert warning!
The McKinley High cheerleader on the hit FOX show finally came out to her family – and was kicked out of the house by her abuela for her honesty. It was a touching and incredibly moving moment, made all the more poignant by her grandmother's harsh reaction.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/28/2011 - 16:05
Is it just us, or is Naya Rivera getting better and better on Glee?
After leading an all-girl mash-up of two Adele songs ("Someone Like You" and the yet-to-be-singled "Rumor Has It") last week, the Puerto Rican actress/singer is back this week with yet another brilliant vocal performance (this time she leads an all-girl cover of Katy Perry's hit song, "I Kissed A Girl").
By Latina Staff | 11/22/2011 - 14:30
—Part-Puerto Rican Glee star Naya Rivera and her co-star Amber Riley stepped onto the red carpet for the 10th Annual Celebration of Dreams last Friday. According to JustJared.com, the gala benefits The Dream Foundation, an organization that grants wishes to adults with life-threatening diseases.
By Adriana Rivera | 11/15/2011 - 16:00
— Evelyn Lozada, star of VH1’s Basketball Wives, is the new face of Secret Kisses lipstick and lipgloss. According to s2smagazine.com, the Puerto Rican fiancé of Chad Ochocinco will promote the makeup brand through ads and event appearances.
By Latina Staff | 10/25/2011 - 16:29
Something awesome happened in the season six premiere of Showtime's hit serial killer drama Dexter (Oct. 2)—Lauren Velez's character (the ambitious and tough Maria Laguerta), was promoted from Lieutenant to Captain of Miami Metro Homicide! And if you thought Laguerta was tough before her big promotion, then get ready, because Laguerta is loving her new promotion and the power that comes with it.
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 15:31
In a new Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) PSA campaign, Mario Lopez and Naya Rivera speak out against bullying gay and transgender youth. The Mexican American actor and Puerto Rican actress join a diverse group of celebrities in the campaign titled Amplify Your Voice!
By Latina Staff | 10/11/2011 - 17:03
Every Halloween is a new chance for those who like to don costumes to experiment. Here at Latina, we began brainstorming possible costumes for this year’s consideration – with a Latino twist of course!
For those who haven't any idea who to emulate this year, we jotted down some people to consider. Check out the 12 best Latino costumes that we're recommending this fall!
By Lee Hernandez | 10/05/2011 - 00:06
Last year, we were so disappointed by the lack of diversity on the FOX network—namely the lack of Latino stars on the network—that we gave FOX a grade of "F" in our diversity report cards series.
By Lee Hernandez | 09/29/2011 - 16:52
There are more Latino stars on the small screen this fall than there have ever been in the history of television. And with the fall TV season in full swing, it's the perfect time to announce the winners of our first ever Fall TV Awards. Check out our list of winners and tell us if you agree with our picks!
By Lee Hernandez | 09/19/2011 - 16:03
Ten years ago, Latinos were featured in just four comedies: The George Lopez Show, Will & Grace, That 70’s Show, and Scrubs. But just like our population numbers, which grew by 43 percent from 2000-2011, the number of Latinos on TV—specifically, primtime comedies—has more than doubled in the last decade! Meet the Latinos who will have you—and all of America—laughing this fall!