John Leguizamo Signs Development Deal With ABC And ABC Studios
John Leguizamo Signs Development Deal With ABC And ABC Studios
By Jill Pankow | 02/03/2012 - 15:06

ABC and ABC Studios recently struck a deal with actor and comedian John Leguizamo making him the star and executive producer of a single-camera comedy based on his own New York City life. Now, the search is on to find a talented writer to author the series according to to Deadline.com.


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Grading the Networks: Diversity Report Card Series
7 Reasons There Aren’t Enough Latinos on TV
By Lee Hernandez | 12/15/2011 - 13:07

Why aren't there more Latinos on TV? That's a question we ask often here at Latina. So this fall, we set out to grade the major TV networks (and some cable networks, too) to find out if they're featuring enough Latinos in their primetime shows. Read on to find out which networks made the grade (and which ones failed). 

Do the Emmy Awards Only Reward Latina Stereotypes?


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Eva Longoria on Desperate Housewives
Beauty Transformation: Gaby Solis Through the Years on ‘Desperate Housewives’
By Amaris Castillo | 09/25/2011 - 14:37

The eighth and final season of ABC's hit comedy, Desperate Housewives premieres tonight (9/8c), and with the series coming to an end, we thought it would be fun to take a look back at the beauty transformation that Eva Longoria's character, Gaby Solis went through over the last seven years on the show. Gaby went from chic to frumpy and back to chic again. Check it out!


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WATCH: Sofia Vergara On Bringing Latino Family to the Emmy Awards
WATCH: Sofia Vergara On Bringing Latino Family to the Emmy Awards
By Amaris Castillo | 09/23/2011 - 11:59

Last night on The Late Show with David Letterman, the hilarious Sofia Vergara spoke about the many family members who flew from Colombia this past weekend to accompany her to this year's Emmys.


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WATCH: Eva Longoria On Life Lessons from Her Divorce
Eva Longoria Shares Life Lessons from Her Divorce
By Amaris Castillo | 09/16/2011 - 12:45

Eva Longoria, one of the cover girls on Latina’s 15 Anniversary cover, shared lessons learned from her divorce on a recent appearance on Ellen. The Desperate Housewives star told host Ellen DeGeneres that as a woman, she realized she couldn’t identify herself through a man or through a marriage.


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Sofia Vergara On Her Girl Crush & Emmy Competition
Sofia Vergara On Her Girl Crush & Emmy Rivalry
By Amaris Castillo | 09/15/2011 - 09:07

Sofia Vergara revealed her many Hollywood girl crushes to The Advocate but her absolute fave? Halle Berry. The 39-year-old Colombian actress said that Berry is “perfection...Every time I see her, I want to give her a standing ovation because she’s so flawless.”


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ABC Diversity
Fall TV Diversity Report Card: ABC
By Lee Hernandez | 09/08/2011 - 20:39

With the Fall TV season starting next week (September 13th), we decided there was no better time to evaluate the diversity efforts of various TV networks (both broadcast & cable). Over the next couple of weeks, we'll be grading the networks (including FOX, NBC, CBS, HBO, and Showtime, among others), on how well (or not well) they feature Latino stars on primetime television. First up? ABC.

Diversity Report Card: ABC


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Sneak Peek: Marc Anthony Opens Up for First Time Since Split from J.Lo
Sneak Peek: Marc Anthony Opens Up for First Time Since Split from J.Lo
By Mariela Rosario | 09/01/2011 - 08:21

Marc Anthony is speaking out in his first interview since announcing that he was divorcing wife Jennifer Lopez. The legendary salsa singer sat down with ABC news reporter John Quiñones from Nightline to talk about what's been going on since the news that the highest profile Latino power couple in the U.S. was splitting hit the internet.


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Ramon Rodriguez on 'Charlie's Angels': "I was born to be Bosley"
By Amaris Castillo | 08/17/2011 - 14:30

Ramon Rodriguez was born to play Bosley, his character in the new ABC show Charlie’s Angels—or so the Puerto Rican actor said during a recent press tour in California, alongside the show’s co-creator and fellow cast members.  Bosley is the middleman between Charlie and the Angels in the new rendition of the classic television show, which premieres September 22nd. 


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Eva La Rue
EXCLUSIVE: Eva La Rue on the End of Soaps: "They're Being Replaced by Shows That Are Going to Get Canceled"
By Lee Hernandez | 06/20/2011 - 12:30

Puerto Rican actress Eva La Rue pretty much grew up on ABC’s All My Children, so we asked the CSI: Miami star—who is returning to the soap for its final stretch this summer—why she thinks daytime soaps (like AMC) are dying. Surprisingly enough, La Rue said it might have something to do with interest in tech-savvy TV shows, like the CSI series!


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