Fall is just around the corner, and its cool breeze means you'll be making more time to curl on the couch with remote control in hand. Here are 10 fall and mid-season shows starring Latinos that you should definitely keep on your radar!
1. Fall TV: Jamie-Lynn Sigler
Jamie-Lynn Sigler – Guys With Kids (NBC)
The half-Cuban actress, who guest starred as Turtle’s love interest in HBO’s Entourage, will play a stay-at-home mom named Emily for the new NBC series. We can’t wait to see her tap into her maternal side for the role!
2. Fall TV: JoAnna Garcia Swisher
Joanna Garcia-Swisher – Animal Practice (NBC)
The sitcom set in an animal clinic is getting lots of buzz as one of the best new comedies to drop to primetime – no monkeying around. The half-Cuban actress plays the lead role as chief, Dorothy Crane. The boss has entered the building…
3. Fall TV: Laz Alonso
Laz Alonso – Infamous – (NBC)
We are still celebrating the fact that this talented Cuban actor is getting more on-screen face-time! Laz will play FBI agent Will in the murder mystery set to premiere on NBC’s mid-season line-up. “The opportunities that we have are only limited by the boundaries that we set for ourselves,” said the actor in an interview.
4. Fall TV: Monica Raymund
Monica Raymund – Chicago Fire (NBC)
Get ready to feel the heat! The Jewish-Dominican actress plays a paramedic named Gabriela in the new series centered on a Chicago-based firehouse.
5. Fall TV: Jai Rodriguez
Jai Rodriguez — Malibu Country, ABC
Confirmed to premiere in November, the new sitcom stars Reba McEntire has a heartbroken woman who gets cheated on and moves to Malibu to start a new life and career. Jai plays a record label assistant Geoffrey who tries to make Reba’s dreams of becoming a recording artist come true.
6. Fall TV: Floriana Lima
Floriana Lima — The Mob Doctor, FOX
The brunette beauty plays nurse “Ro” in the new medical drama. She’s also the best friend of main character Dr. Grace (played by Jordana Spiro). Grace has connections to the mob while trying to hold it together as a professional doctor. Interesting!
7. Fall TV: Felix Solis
Felix Solis — Made in Jersey, CBS
The talented actor stars as River "Riv" Brody in the new legal drama written by Dana Calvo.
8. Fall TV: Kevin Alejandro
Kevin Alejandro — Golden Boy, CBS
Kevin plays an alpha male veteran Detective Christian Arroyo in Golden Boy, a mid-season drama about an ambitious cop who eventually becomes the youngest police commissioner in New York.
9. Fall TV: Alana Da La Garza
Alana de la Garza - Do No Harm (NBC)
The actress known for her work as Connie on Law & Order is playing a former doctor and love interest, Lena, in the new drama set to air during the mid-season.
10. Fall TV: Clifton Collins, Jr.
Clifton Collins, Jr. - Red Widow, ABC (midseason)
Clifton will play FBI agent James Ramos in the drama series about a gangster husband who ends up murdered by a drug cartel.