7 Latino Crossovers From Hollywood to The Music Scene

Wilmer Valderrama may be known for his quirky character Fez on That’s 70 Show, but the Venezuelan-Colombian actor is preparing to be the next crossover star. According to Perez Hilton, Valderrama plans on dropping a bilingual album and Spanish single by this summer. We wonder what he will sound like behind the mic!

1. Actor-Musicians: Wilmer Valderrama

Bueno, maybe Valderrama wants to hit up these 6 Latinas who have successfully managed to crossover from Hollywood to the pop charts. Who do you think made the list?


2. Actor-Musicians: Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez is the queen of crossovers! The former "fly girl" graduated as a back-up dancer on In Livin' Color and quickly gained Hollywood cred in the classic bio-flick, Selena. Two years later, J.Lo started to build on her musical empire with her debut album, On the 6, which garnered hits like "If You Had My Love" and "Let's Get Loud." Several hit movies, albums, endorsement deals, and reality shows later, J.Lo's net worth is estimated at $250 million. Not too shabby from her "Jenny From The Block" days...


3. Actor-Musicians: Demi Lovato

Before Demi Lovato was rocking her girl power anthem "Skyscraper" on stage, the 19-year-old star got her start as a child actor in the childhood classic, Barney & Friends. As a teen, Lovato got her start playing Sonny Munroe in the his Disney sitcom, Sonny With a Chance. The Texan actress later starred opposite her bff, Selena Gomez, in the cute chick flick, Princess Protection Program after joining the Jonas Brothers in Disney's Camp Rock.


4. Actor-Musicians: Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez also got her start on the kid-friendly show Barney & Friends before starring in the Emmy-winning show, Wizards of Waverly Place. Since starring in made-for-tv movies like in Another Cinderella Story and Princess Protection Program, she has released hit albums: Kiss & Tell, A Year Without Rain, and When the Sun Goes Down. She has made millions of fans love her "like a love song baby."


5. Actor-Musicians: Victoria Justice

Victoria Justice was born a star! The 19-year-old got her start on several commercials before starring in Nickelodeon's hit show, Zoey 101. Shortly after the series was cancelled, the half-Puerto Rican star got her own lead role in the show, Victorious. Justice currently serves as a songwriter for the popular show and plans to release her debut album soon. 


6. Actor-Musicians: Naya Rivera

Naya Rivera may be known for spitting out witty lines as Santana Lopez on Glee, but the part-Puerto Rican actress has also shown that she has a vocal range worthy of gaining the pop star throne. Last year, the 25-year-old announced that she will record her first studio album. We can't wait to hear from the girl who performs effortless covers of hit tracks by Madonna, Amy Winehouse, and Michael Jackson!


7. Actor-Musicians: Lynda Carter

Lynda Carter showed off her magic powers as Wonder Woman back in the 1970s, and has used her super woman skills to launch a fruitful music career. The 60-year-old singer launched her first album, Portrait, in 1978 and didn't release another project until decades later with the 2009 jazz compilation, At Last. Now the half-Mexican actress/singer adds a touch of country to her vocals for her latest album, Crazy Little Things.