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EXCLUSIVE: Andy Garcia
EXCLUSIVE: Andy Garcia on Latino Actors: "We Don't Specialize in Latino Parts"
By Lee Hernandez | 08/22/2011 - 19:09

When we think of Andy Garcia, we think of the Cuban-American actor not as a great "Latino" actor, but rather as a great actor—period!


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EXCLUSIVE: Dominick Garcia
VIDEO: Introducing Andy Garcia's Daughter, Dominik Garcia-Lorido
By Lee Hernandez | 08/22/2011 - 16:11

Meet Cuban actor Andy Garcia's gorgeous daughter, Dominik Garcia-Lorido! The stunning 28-year-old actress, whose acting credits include roles in the indies, The Lost City (2005), and La Linea (2009), has a new starring role in Magic City Memoirs, a coming of age story set in Miami about a group of privileged high school students who get in way over their heads. 


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What to Watch: Spy Kids 4
What to Watch: Spy Kids: All The Time In The World in 4D
By Angie Romero | 08/19/2011 - 17:09

Here’s one for the whole family! Writer/director Robert Rodriguez has returned to his cash-cow franchise with a fourth Spy Kids film, out today in theaters nationwide. And this time he called on his fellow Mexican American Jessica Alba.


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Zoe Saldana: "I Don’t Settle for Conventional Roles"
By Amaris Castillo | 08/18/2011 - 10:00

Zoe Saldana was once a feminine tomboy—or so our September cover girl described herself in the September issue of GQ.  “I had my plastic swords, my ninja stars,” she said, “but I still wore lipstick.” 

WATCH: First Official 'Colombiana' Trailer Drops, Starring Zoe Saldana!


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Sandra Vergara
EXCLUSIVE: 'Fright Night' Star Sandra Vergara Clears Up Her Relationship with Sofia Vergara
By Lee Hernandez | 08/15/2011 - 19:49

Contrary to Internet belief, Sandra Vergara—one of the stars of the new horror movie, Fright Night (opening August 19th)—is not Sofia Vergara's sister. "She's my first cousin," the sweet Colombian actress tells Latina.com. "We were raised together when we were little, and she's someone I respect a lot because she's family."


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Esai Morales Sounds Off on Latinos in Hollywood
Esai Morales on Latinos in Hollywood: "I'm still waiting for our 'Roots'"
By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 14:00

Esai Morales, star of new film Gun Hill Road, sounded off recently to BET.com about Latino roles in Hollywood.  The 48-year-old Puerto Rican actor stars alongside Judy Reyes and up-and-coming transgender actress Harmony Santana in the film, which premiered at this year’s Sundance Film FestivalGun Hill Road is about an ex-convict who returns home to the Bronx


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Antonio Banderas on Pedro Almodóvar: "He Saw My Departure as a Betrayal”
By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 12:45

Antonio Banderas opened up recently about his once-rocky working relationship with director Pedro Almodóvar.  The pair, both from Spain, didn’t work with one another for about two decades.  Banderas, who stars in Almodóvar’s new film, La Piel Que Habito (The Skin I Live In), told a French newspaper that the director saw his depar


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Introducing EJ Bonilla
Introducing E.J. Bonilla
By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 12:00

E.J. Bonilla has a busy week ahead!  The Puerto Rican actor stars in three films premiering at the New York International Latino Film Festival, running from August 15-21st. 22-year-old Bonilla seems humbled by all of the attention. Bonilla spoke to Latina.com recently about being the star of the film festival.  “It’s really exciting and it’s a little weird,” he said. Bonilla is starring in Musical Chairs (screening Aug. 17), Mamitas (premiering Aug.


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What to Watch: 30 Minutes or Less
What to Watch: 30 Minutes or Less
By Latina Staff | 08/12/2011 - 15:06

This heist comedy about a pizza delivery man who is forced to rob a bank brings together director Ruben Fleischer with his Zombieland star Jesse Eisenberg. Comedians Aziz Ansari and Danny McBride also star, but we’re most excited about hottie Michael Peña who (finally!) plays a bad guy instead of a cop, or a serviceman. Few men fill out a uniform better than Peña, but we’re psyched to see him on the wrong side of the law for once, as tattooed assassin Chango.


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Latino Directors
12 Films By Latinos, For Latinos, Starring Latinos
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 08/09/2011 - 17:00

With Robert Rodriguez’s Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World rolling into theaters this month, featuring no fewer than four Latino lead actors (Jessica Alba, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara and Danny Trejo), we thought about how encouraging it is that throughout the years, Latino directors have put together films about us, starring us.

Here’s our list of outstanding examples:


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