By Amaris Castillo | 09/16/2011 - 12:45
Eva Longoria, one of the cover girls on Latina’s 15 Anniversary cover, shared lessons learned from her divorce on a recent appearance on Ellen. The Desperate Housewives star told host Ellen DeGeneres that as a woman, she realized she couldn’t identify herself through a man or through a marriage.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/16/2011 - 09:00
The beautiful Salma Hayek sat down for the cameras while shooting our historic 15th anniversary cover and told us all about how she is raising her daughter Valentina to love and appreciate all aspects of her culture. As Hayek has mentioned before, little Valentina is quite the talented linguist—she's mastered English, Spanish and French—but Salma is also making sure that her 3-year-old daughter understands what it means to be Mexican, and she thinks it's working!
By Lee Hernandez | 09/15/2011 - 15:27
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we asked half-Puerto Rican actress Victoria Justice how she’ll be paying it forward—i.e. how she'll be helping out her fellow Latinos this month. Press play on the video below to find out what the Nickelodeon star is doing to help her gente!
By Mariela Rosario | 09/15/2011 - 14:30
It's hard to believe, but gorgeous Cuban beauty Daisy Fuentes has been in the game for over 20 years! She started her career as a model back in the 1980s and then proceeded to break down barriers for a whole new generation as the first ever Latina VJ on MTV. Since then, Fuentes has been building her brand with a fantastic fashion line for Kohl's, a beauty line and a set of exercise DVD's which turned into a super popular Nintendo Wii game. It is estimated that Fuentes sells about $300 million worth of clothing, accessories, and beauty products through Kohl’s every year!
By Amaris Castillo | 09/15/2011 - 14:00
— At this year’s 2011 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) ALMA Awards, Spanish actor Antonio Banderas dedicated his Best Movie Actor award to his nephew, Javier. “Whatever you do in your life – and this goes to you and for every Latino your age in this country – do it with love,” the 51-year-old actor said. The ALMA Awards air tomorrow at 9/8 PM central on NBC.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/15/2011 - 11:47
Alex Rodriguez and Cameron Diaz have broken up...again! Sources have confirmed to People that the on-and-off relationship between the blonde bombshell actress and the injured Yankees infielder is definitely off again, and this time, it might be for good.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/14/2011 - 17:05
Charlie Sheen and his papi Martin have teamed up for a spoof promo for his upcoming roast special on Comedy Central. The one-minute video makes fun of Apocalypse Now, the iconic 1979 Vietnam film that the elder Sheen starred in. The hilarious spoof features the 46-year-old actor reenacting the first scene of the film, but then pans out to reveal Charlie in a Jacuzzi beside two bikini-clad blondes before his father interrupts the mood and calls him inside saying, "Some things never change."
By Mariela Rosario | 09/14/2011 - 16:15
We love Ana de la Reguera so much! She's a real, honest talent in a world of so many disposable starlets. Known for her serious turn in HBO Latino's critically acclaimed Capadocia, she kicked off her English-language career in Hollywood with a starring role a sexy nun in Nacho Libre opposite Jack Black and never looked back. But besides her talent, de la Reguera is unapologetically Latina in all facets of her life!
Watch the video below to see what she has to say about holding on to her roots and always being proud of who she is.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/14/2011 - 15:30
Mexican actress Anahí opened up recently about her history with a life-threatening eating disorder. For five years, the 28-year-old former member of Mexican pop group RBD suffered from anorexia nervosa—a disorder characterized by an obsessive fear of gaining weight.