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10 Latinas Who Have Played 'The Help'
By Lee Hernandez | 08/11/2011 - 17:55

In The Help, a new movie which opened in theaters yesterday, actors Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer star as African American maids in Mississipi during the early 1960’s. While the movie, which is based on Kathryn Stockett’s 2009 novel of the same name, doesn’t feature any Latina actresses in the roles of maids, Latinas have a long history of playing 'the help' in movies and on television. Here are 10 of our favorite Latina 'help' roles of all-time!


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10 More Iconic Latino TV Characters!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/23/2011 - 14:30

You loved our first list of iconic Latino TV characters so much, that we just had to give you another batch!

Check out our new list and remember to tell us if we forgot anyone.

 


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Who Should be J. Lo’s New Nanny?
By Lee Hernandez | 10/05/2010 - 15:04

It’s been less than a week since Jennifer Lopez officially became an American Idol judge, but the hardworking Boricua is already working on a new project—a dramedy for ABC.


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Recasting 'The Golden Girls': The Classic Sitcom Gets A Latin Makeover!
By Lee Hernandez | 08/06/2010 - 09:00

Greece, Turkey, Russia, the U.K. and various Latin American countries have remade the classic 80s sitcom, The Golden Girls, and this fall—Spain will join the party with a remake entitled, Las Chicas de Oro. All of these re-imaginings got us thinking about how The Golden Girls would look with our dream cast.
 
In the words of Sophia Petrillo: “Picture this!”


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