Brittany Valadez LA Correspondent

Brittany Valadez is Latina.com's Entertainment Video Correspondent. You can find her interviewing and taking selfies with her favorite celebs be it at all the major award shows, red carpet events or parties. While with Latina, Valadez interviewed her favorite celebrity, One Direction, resulting in her story being picked up by Perez Hilton, The Hollywood Life, Cambio among others, including British outlets. Valadez graduated with a B.A. in Communications from the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. Prior to Latina, Valadez was also a correspondent for various Hispanic media and was selected by the NCLR as the innagural correspondent for the 2012 ALMA Awards. In her down time, Valadez tweets about her faith in God, reads celebrity news, eats cupcakes and catches up on shows such as Pretty Little Liars, Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Once Upon a Time. 

Eva Longoria and Mario Lopez at the 2013 ALMA Awards
WATCH: The 2013 ALMA Awards Red Carpet Interviews!

Talk about Latino star power! The ALMA Awards, organized by the National Council of La Raza, is an award show honoring the greatest in Latino television, film and music.

Eva Longoria and Mario Lopez hosted this year’s event, while A-list talent such as Jessica Alba and Rosario Dawson attended.


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Mark Ballas and Christina Milian on Dancing with the Stars season premiere
EXCLUSIVE: Christina Milian, Mark Ballas, Snooki & More Talk 'DWTS' (Video)

It’s been several years since former Jersey Shore star Nicole "Snooki" Palozzi adorned our television screens with her overtly tanned presence. Yet the reality TV starlet continues her reign with her MTV spinoff Snooki and JWoww. If that still isn’t enough, the pint-sized pickle lover hopes to expand her viewer audience, as she, along with fellow Latina and former The Voice social media correspondent Christian Milian, sashay their way across prime time as contestants on ABC’s "Dancing With the Stars."


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Alejandro Fernandez
Alejandro Fernandez Talks 'Confidencias', His Tour & Staying in Shape

With over 20 million albums sold worldwide, Mexican singer Alejandro Fernandez proved success in his own right, regardless of his father, legend Vicente Fernandez

His latest studio release, Confidencias, reached number 1 on the Billboard Latin Album charts and peaked at number 19 on the Billboard 200. 


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Paulina Rubio and Demi Lovato on The X Factor
EXCLUSIVE: Paulina Rubio Talks X Factor & Demi Lovato

The newest X Factor judge, Paulina Rubio, is gearing up for the fourth season. As the show kicked off, millions of fans tuned in to last night’s Fox season premiere.

Latinas are no surprise to the judges’ table, with Jennifer Lopez returning to American Idol, and Christina Aguilera and Shakira alternating turns on The Voice.


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Bella Thorne at the 2013 Imagen Awards
EXCLUSIVE: Red Carpet Interviews from the 2013 Imagen Awards! (Video)

With the impact Latinos have on entertainment, it’s only fitting to have a night dedicated to Latino film and television screen stealers.

The Imagen Foundation, a non-profit organization whose goal is to promote Latinos in entertainment, hosted its annual “Imagen Awards,” on Friday, Aug. 15.

The show drew the likes of Disney starlets such as Bella Thorne and Raini Rodriguez, both of whom were nominated for “Best Young Actress in a Television Series.”


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Demi Lovato at the Teen Choice Awards
EXCLUSIVE: Celebrities Hit the Blue Carpet at the Teen Choice Awards (Video)

What's the teen equivalent to an Oscar statue? A surfboard of course!

Universal Studio’s Gibson Amphitheater held one of this year’s biggest nights for young Hollywood, as it hosted the 2013 Teen Choice Awards.


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EXCLUSIVE: Diego Luna
EXCLUSIVE: Diego Luna Talks 'Elysium' & His First English-Language Directorial Debut (Video)

Mexican actor Diego Luna stars in the futuristic Sci-Fi flick, Elysium.

Luna plays Julio -- the friend and advisor to Matt Damon’s character, Max. Together, the two attempt to bring the poor from planet earth, to join the rich in the land above called Elysium.

Elysium sheds light on the idea of rich vs. poor, and with anti-immigration issues at the forefront of debate, one doesn’t have to look decades into the future to see what Luna believes exists today.


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Roselyn Sanchez at the Do Something Awards
EXCLUSIVE: Green Carpet Coverage at the Vh1 Do Something Awards (Video)

It's not surprising that teens and 20-somethings obsess over the latest reality show craze or biggest network drama.

But what’s amazing is when these same pop culture fans join forces with stars of their favorite TV shows to celebrate social change.

The VH1 “Do Something” awards shines light on Hollywood stars by honoring their philanthropy, and awards one lucky non-celeb a cash prize of $100,000 to help fund the cause they created. 


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Christina Aguilera Talks 'The Voice' Season 5 & Shakira!
Christina Aguilera Talks 'The Voice' Season 5 & Shakira!

While The Voice is a competition all about winning a record deal, the accidental scene stealer lies in the four artists occupying the judges’ seat, and for season 5, we’d like to welcome back Christina Aguilera.  

With auditions already underway, Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, and returning judges Cee Lo Green and Aguilera began to make the media rounds.


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The Voice Christina Milian
EXCLUSIVE: Shakira & Christina Milian Dish on Mommyhood & Fave Foods (Video)

All good things must come to an end; well, at least for now. Tuesday night’s The Voice finale was a bittersweet evening, with team Blake’s Danielle Bradbery crowned winner, while at the same time, saying goodbye to judges Shakira and Usher.


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