By Lee Hernandez | 06/24/2010 - 12:00
Few moms in Hollywood (heck, in the world!) are as devoted to their children as Ana Ortiz, 39.
When Ana is not talking about her daughter, Paloma, she’s busy spending time with her—playing games and watching Paloma’s favorite shows. And when Ana was working on Ugly Betty full-time, she was notorious for bringing Paloma to the show’s New York City set. Talk about being a hands-on mom!
By Angie Romero | 06/24/2010 - 10:20
Talk about a citizen of humanity. This past Saturday, Mexico’s quintessential golden girl, Paulina Rubio, successfully pulled off what will hopefully be the first of many “Paulina & Friends” benefit concerts at the Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami. The event was orgnaized to raise funds for a future center for children and families with special needs at the Miami Children’s Hospital. Surprise guest Ricky Martin opened by reminding us about the importance of giving and introducing the event’s organizer, Rubio.
By Lee Hernandez | 06/23/2010 - 16:00
In 2007, April Lee Hernandez gave a brave, scene stealing performance in the movie, Freedom Writers that earned her critical praise and got people calling her the next big star. Then she fell off the Hollywood map. The 30-year-old Boricua actress—who just landed a high profile role on Showtime's hit series, Dexter—spoke to Latina.com about her new role and why she sees it as a comeback.
By Verky Arcos | 06/23/2010 - 10:20
Kudos to the talented Penelope Cruz and the legendary Los Tigres del Norte who will be honored with stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011. They have been selected by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce alongside celebrities Oprah Winfrey and will.i.am to receive the stars. They join other Latino estrellas like Cantinflas, Dolores del Rio and Antonio Banderas in receiving this honor and needless to say, the acknowledgment is very well deserved.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/22/2010 - 17:00
Salma Hayek-Pinault visited The Late Show with David Letterman last night and took the opportunity to explain the hilarious video circulating on the web of her freaking out about a snake, and proved her real-life bravery by explaining that insects are a nutritious (and delicious, according to her) part of Mexican cuisine.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/21/2010 - 12:15
Angelina Jolie is visiting Ecuador to bring attention to Colombian refugees in honor of World Refugee Day. The violence and fighting that has been going on for decades between the FARC and the Colombian government has caused over a hundred thousand innocent people to flee the country. In addition to the refugees, many people do not know that Colombia is second only to the Darfur region of the Sudan with an estimated one million internally displaced people.
By Lee Hernandez | 06/18/2010 - 14:00
America Ferrera’s TV dad, Tony Plana, was thrilled to hear the news of his former Ugly Betty co-star's engagement to boyfriend Ryan Piers Williams. "I have rarely seen a couple more in love and more considerate and caring and supportive with each other than those two," Plana told Latina.com after the announcement yesterday. "I think it is absolutely wonderful!"
By Lee Hernandez | 06/18/2010 - 09:59
Yesterday, America Ferrera’s reps confirmed to Latina.com that the Honduran actress is engaged to her longtime boyfriend Ryan Piers Williams. Now, America’s Ugly Betty co-star Ana Ortiz is sharing her reaction to the news exclusively with Latina.com.