By Akanke Small | 06/15/2009 - 17:15
In recently filed court papers Kelis claims she’s broke, saying, "I have run out of money," but then goes on to reveal that a princess-cut diamond tennis bracelet given to her by her soon-to-be ex-husband Nas is worth more than $190,000 and that she still has her nine carat diamond solitaire engagement ring. Call us crazy, but if you're sitting on $190,000 worth of anything, you are far from broke.
By Diana Buendia | 06/15/2009 - 16:00
Cameron Diaz graces the July cover of UK’s Cosmopolitan to drum up publicity for the June 26 premiere of her new tear jerker, My Sister’s Keeper and in the interview reveals the transformative effect that the last year has had on her, admitting that "she’s a completely different person 100 percent." Diaz’s whirlwind of a year was most notably marked by the unexpected passing of her father from pneumonia last April.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/15/2009 - 11:55
Johnny Depp celebrated his 46th birthday in true Caribbean fashion on the island of Puerto Rico, where he's been filming his latest movie, The Rum Diaries, for the last few months. The crew surprised the actor after shooting had ended for the day in the Viejo San Juan section of the capital. Depp was lured out onto the balcony of the old colonial house to be greeted by a street filled with musicians and well-wishers shouting "¡Feliz Cumpleaños, cabrón!" before breaking out into song.
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By Akanke Small | 06/12/2009 - 15:00
When Hispanic Business Magazine named Carmelo Anthony as one of the 100 most influential Hispanics, he wasn't the only one who was shocked. So were a ton of his fans who never even knew the superstar forward was half Puerto Rican! Anthony was honored and flattered to be on the list, especially since most people don’t recognize his Latino heritage. Although the two time NBA All Star was born and raised in the United States, he bears a tattoo of the Puerto Rican flag as a reminder of his fathers heritage.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/11/2009 - 15:00
Thalia's new book, Thalia: ¡Radiante! Your Guide to a Fit and Fabulous Pregnancy recently hit bookstores so we chatted with the Mexicana superstar to find out what shocked her most about being pregnant, how her mothering style has changed now that her daughter Sabrina has hit the terrible twos, and what her plans are for expanding her brood.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/10/2009 - 10:00
Jessica Alba must be super duper bored! She's currently stuck in Oklahoma City filming the thriller The Killer Inside Me, and found herself involved in a little innocent vandalism. But rest assured folks—it was all in the name of shark preservation.
By Laura Checkoway | 06/09/2009 - 16:05
At the Palace Theater in New York City, the crowd cheers the loudest for Karen Olivo. She isn’t the lead of Broadway’s West Side Story revival, but as Anita, the Puerto Rican spitfire and Sharks gang girl originally played by Chita Rivera in the 1957 musical (and Rita Moreno four years later in the film version), she’s the one the audience jump to their feet for.
By Christine Estevez | 06/09/2009 - 15:05
Colombian singer, activist and heartthrob Juanes continues to raise awareness about the precarious working conditions for miners in Tumaco, Colombia. Tumaco is a town mainly known for the numerous mine causalities that take place there. Juanes welcomed the U.S. ship USNS Comfort on Sunday as part of an emergency medical mission. The USNS Comfort is a floating hospital that will offer medical attention to more than 10,000 Colombians who desperately need the care but cannot afford it. The ship will remain in Tumaco until June 16.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/09/2009 - 14:15
Although rumors have been swirling for months about a romance brewing between Twilight hunk Taylor Lautner and Disney star Selena Gomez, the Latina actress has categorically denied any involvement, telling Extra, "He's one of my good friends," while adding, "I'm single—definitely single."