Marisol Nichols
Marisol Nichols is a Good Christian...for ABC
By Lee Hernandez | 03/15/2011 - 17:00

24 alum Marisol Nichols, who may be best known for her role as Audrey Griswold in Vegas Vacation (1997) and was most recently seen in the short-lived vampire series, The Gates, has just been tapped to http://www.hollywoodreport


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Journalist Miguel Marquez Beaten While Covering Unrest in Bahrain
By Irasema Romero | 02/17/2011 - 14:00

“Journalist, journalist, journalist!” London-based ABC correspondent Miguel Marquez yells amidst a police crackdown on a protesting mob, but the thugs still yanked his camera away and beat him with a billy club on Thursday morning. The attack occurred when Marquez was on the phone with the ABC New York headquarters explaining the protesting he was witnessing in the Middle Eastern country of Bahrain.


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POLL: Cougar Town
POLL: Which of these Latinas Should Join 'Cougar Town?'
By Lee Hernandez | 02/02/2011 - 12:50

ABC's Cougar Town is looking to cast the role of Andy's (Ian Gomez) mom, a 60-70ish Latina with a personality that's strong enough to bust daughter-in-law Ellie’s (Christa Miller) chops and live to tell about it.  


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Valerie Cruz
Valerie Cruz on 'Off the Map': "It's Like Going on Vacation"
By Lee Hernandez | 01/11/2011 - 12:30

Off the Map, the highly anticipated new medical drama from Grey’s Anatomy executive producer, Shonda Rhimes, premieres January 12 at 10 p.m. on ABC. The show is set in the South American jungle and stars Cuban actress Valerie Cruz as Zitajalehrena “Zee” Alvarez, a no-nonsense Latina doctor who trains American doctors to practice medicine in the third world.  


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"Grey's Anatomy" Spin-off Star Engaged!
EXCLUSIVE: 'Off the Map' Actress Valerie Cruz is Engaged!
By Lee Hernandez | 01/10/2011 - 11:00

Cuban actress, Valerie Cruz (Dexter, True Blood)is feeling like she's on top of the world right now. Not only does the 34-year-old actress have a lead role in ABC's highly anticipated medical drama, Off the Map (premiering January 12th from Executive Producer, Shonda Rhimes) she recently got engaged!


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Valerie Cruz
WATCH: Meet the Latina Stars of ABC's 'Off the Map'
By Lee Hernandez | 11/27/2010 - 13:30

ABC has finally announced Wednesday, January 12th at 10 p.m. as the premiere date for Off the Map! As you can tell, we're super excited for this new medical drama set in a tiny town in the South American jungle from Grey’s Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes. The show stars two Latinas—Valerie Cruz and Aimee Garcia, both of whom you’ve probably seen on other hit TV shows.


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Poll: Are You Excited for 'Grey’s Anatomy': The Musical?
By Lee Hernandez | 11/23/2010 - 13:50

ABC's Grey's Anatomy will be doing a musical episode later this season and the show's executive producer Shonda Rimes says the episode will feature a "Callie-heavy story" (meaning that Sara Ramirez, who plays orthopedic surgeon Calliope Torres on the hit series) will have a major role in the episode)!


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Salma Hayek
Salma Hayek Adapts Argentine Telenovela for ABC
By Lee Hernandez | 11/02/2010 - 14:15

Ugly Betty producer Salma Hayek really loves bringing telenovelas to the U.S.

The Mexican actress and her producing partner Jose Tamez just sold an adaptation of the telenovela Los Roldan to ABC through Hayek’s production company, Ventanarosa. The telenovela originally aired on the Argentine broadcaster Telefe from 2004-2005.


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Jennifer Lopez: Feuding with Ryan Seacrest, New Deal with ABC
POLL: Jennifer Lopez Developing TV Comedy about Latina Nannies
By Mariela Rosario | 10/01/2010 - 17:15

Jennifer Lopez has been working her butt off lately! Sealing her deal with American Idol just last week for a reported $12 million, La Lopez is apparently simultaneously developing a new comedy for ABC through her Nuyorican production company (as per an agreement inked prior to her AI gig).


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Daniella Alonso is Breaking Stereotypes on 'My Generation'
Daniella Alonso is Breaking Stereotypes on 'My Generation'
By Janel Martinez | 09/24/2010 - 09:00

New York native Daniella Alonso is starring in her first primetime network drama, My Generation, which premiered last night at 8 p.m. (ET/PT).  Latina.com caught up with the Puerto Rican and Peruvian starlet to chat about her latest role, being a Latina teen who doesn't conform to stereotypes, and how she’s going to celebrate her birthday. Feliz Cumpleaños Daniella!


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