By Amaris Castillo | 09/21/2011 - 11:30
In an appearance on Ellen yesterday, Demi Lovato opened up about her past eating disorders, self-medicating with alcohol and drugs, and her history of being bullied. The 19-year-old part-Mexican singer/actress, whose new album Unbroken is available on iTunes now, spoke candidly about her past year with Ellen DeGeneres.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/21/2011 - 10:30
Mexican singer/actress Thalía presents her baby boy to the world on the latest Hola! magazine cover. The 40-year-old superstar gave birth to Matthew Alejandro Mottola on June 25. “I have never been so crazy in love with a man,” Thalía confessed.
By Latina Staff | 09/20/2011 - 19:36
Chilean actress Cote de Pablo (one of our favorite Latinas!), plays fan favorite Ziva David on TV's #1 drama, NCIS. The gorgeous actress chatted live with our Facebook fans last night and revealed some juicy spoilers about the show's new season (premiering tonight at 8 p.m. on CBS).
By Siobhan Morrissey | 09/20/2011 - 15:00
If you do business with a Hispanic company in this country, the odds are you’ll find a Latina at the helm. “Seven out of 10 Hispanic businesses are run by Latinas,” said Nina G. Vaca, board member of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/20/2011 - 14:00
— Salvadorian-American actor J.R. Martinez stole the show during last night’s premiere of Dancing with the Stars. The 28-year-old star of All My Children scored 22 out of 30 for his freshman dance! The show returns tonight at 9/8c on ABC for a behind-the-scenes special.
By Siobhan Morrissey | 09/20/2011 - 10:00
Gloria Estefan must have been born with the Latina entrepreneur gene. As a two-year-old toddler, the platinum recording star recalls, someone took a picture of her with her father in front of a Miami Beach hotel and moments later she told him that one day she would buy that hotel for him.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/19/2011 - 13:24
— A new clip from the remake of the famous 1984 film Footloose has been released. The clip features up-and-coming Puerto-Rican Ziah Colon, who plays Rusty Rodriguez in the film – set to hit theatres this fall. Check out the short clip here.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/19/2011 - 12:57
This week, we’re eyeing two fine actors and a stud who makes his living by dancing his heart out. Tell us who your favorite crush is below:
The 38-year-old Cuban-American actor is dreamy in the NBC 1960s-set drama The Playboy Club, which premieres tonight at 9 p.m. EST.
Watch more of the part-Mexican dancer in tonight’s premiere of Dancing with the Stars (8/7c on ABC).
By Amaris Castillo | 09/19/2011 - 11:35
Chespirito, also known by his government name Roberto Gomez Bolaños, received the Legend Award at the 25th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards last week. The 82-year-old legendary Mexican actor is best known for his role in El Chavo del Ocho, a Televisa show that centers on the adventures of an orphan named Chavo and other inhabitants of an apartment building. Bolaños, who created the sitcom, played the orphan, who was named El Chavo.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/19/2011 - 08:22
Though they’re separated – they can’t seem to stay away from each another for too long. Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez were spotted together again this weekend with their 3-year-old twins, Max and Emme. The former Puerto Rican power couple spent time in Miami Beach together and according to People, a source described the scene as a “fun family gathering at the pool.” “Everybody looked happy and festive,” the source said.