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Gael Garcia Bernal at the 2013 Oscars
Gael Garcia Bernal Lands Lead Role in Film Directed By Jon Stewart
By Celia Fernandez | 05/29/2013 - 11:52

Ladies, you better start getting in line now! Sexy Mexican star Gael García Bernal will be starring in Jon Stewart’s directorial debut titled Rosewater.

Rosewater is based on the real-life capture of a British journalist, Maziar Bahari, in Iran.

Bernal will be playing the role of Bahari, a journalist for BBC who went to Iran for one week to cover the nation’s presidential election, but was captured and spent 118 days in a prison in northwestern Tehran.


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Michelle Rodriguez in Fast & Furious 6
'Fast & Furious 6' Wins Weekend Box Office (Duh)
By Amaris Castillo | 05/28/2013 - 14:28

Looks like Fast & Furious 6 won this weekend’s race. The latest installment in the sexy Fast & Furious franchise beat out its competitors at the box office this past Memorial Day weekend.


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10 Hot-Hot-Hot Military Men in Movies!
10 Hot-Hot-Hot Military Men in Movies!
By Celia Fernandez | 05/25/2013 - 12:00

Who doesn’t love a man in uniform? With more than 157,000 Latinos representing active-duty military forces, it’s no wonder these sexy stars played them in box office hits. Check out the hottest Latinos serving our country (on-screen, that is!).


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Fast & Furious & Latin
Fast & Furious & Latin
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 05/17/2013 - 15:58

It’s almost law: If a certain fuel-injected movie franchise is in theaters, Latinos are first in line to see it. No wonder that the popular series’ filmmakers have stocked it (Fast & Furious 6 races into theaters this Memorial Day) with all things us — from our hottest stars to our hottest music (there will be Pitbull club bangers!). Here’s your primer:


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Zoe Saldana at the London premiere of Star Trek: Into the Darknesse
Zoe Saldaña Dishes on 'Star Trek,' Her Mom, and Secret to Success (EXCLUSIVE)
By Sugey Palomares | 05/14/2013 - 12:01

Star Trek fans rejoice! Zoe Saldana is back as Uhura in J.J. Abrams' new installment, Star Trek Into Darkness. The A-list actress spoke exclusively about the new movie, including her on-screen romance with Spock. Saldana also dished on her secret to success, her mother, and more. Read the full interview below!

What do you think Star Trek fans will love most about Into Darkness?


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William Levy and Jada Pinkett-Smith
William Levy and Jada Pinkett-Smith to Star in New Movie 'Salsa'
By Sugey Palomares | 05/07/2013 - 11:52

Listen up DWTS fans! William Levy is returning to the dance floor for his new upcoming feature film, Salsa. The Cuban heartthrob will be partnering up with Jada Pinkett-Smith, who will produce and star in the movie about a woman at a turning point in her life who meets a salsa teacher and begins to love life again. We would too if we met Levy at salsa class!


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The Big Wedding movie poster
Commentary: Latinas Are Either Saints or Whores, According to New Movie
By Irina Gonzalez | 05/05/2013 - 16:00

I’m one of those girls who’s a sucker for romantic comedies. Yes, I said it. I simply love any movie that takes a couple who just can’t seem to get their act together and ends with them finding their happily ever after.

I don’t care if the plot is kind of silly. I don’t care if the acting is awful. I don’t even necessarily care that the dialogue is dry and the chemistry isn’t ideal. I just want to see that love-conquers-all finale that always brightens my day and puts a smile on my single-girl-in-the-city face.


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Latino Superheroes
10 Superheroes You Never Knew Were Latino
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 05/03/2013 - 17:01

Robert Downey Jr. can’t have all the fun. The Hollywood A-Lister becomes our favorite metal head again in Iron Man 3, which hits theatres this weekend, but we thought a couple of our Latino superheroes could hitch a ride. Before you get a tub of buttery popcorn and watch Downey take down bad guys, click through our 10 Superheroes You Never Knew Were Latino. If Iron Man can’t save the day, this squad will have his back.


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Gina Rodriguez and Jenni Rivera at the premiere of I Love Jenni Season 2
‘Filly Brown’s’ Gina Rodriguez Remembers Jenni Rivera
By Jesus Trivino | 04/19/2013 - 15:50

Gina Rodriguez still misses Jenni Rivera—we all do. Fortunately, Rodriguez co-starred with JR in her first film role, Filly Brown, which hits theatres nationwide today. In the film, Rodriguez portrays the titular character, an aspiring L.A.-based rapper with a mother (Rivera) in jail and a father (Lou Diamond Phillips) struggling to make ends meet. Think 8 Mile with a Latina spin. Here the up-and-coming actress remembers her time with "La Diva de La Banda."


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5 Things You Should Know About 'The Host'
5 Things You Should Know About 'The Host'
By LeAura Luciano | 03/28/2013 - 16:42

What if everything you love was taken from you in the blink of an eye? The Host is the next epic love story from the creator of the Twilight Saga, bestselling author, Stephenie Meyer.

Spoiler Alert: Meyer is currently writing a follow up to the highly anticipated new film.

1. Stephanie Meyer has a Latino Connection in The Host:


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