By Priscilla Rodriguez | 02/15/2014 - 10:00
Familia is such a beautiful thing! Some of us come from small families, while others boast larger families. But no matter the size, one thing remains the same: the love we have for our parents and siblings is unconditional. Here are 8 stars who come from grande familias:
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 01/22/2014 - 12:45
Cesar Chavez has been recognized as one of the greatest Latino American civil rights leaders, and now, Diego Luna is bringing his story to the big screen.
By Cristina Arreola | 12/24/2013 - 11:00
It’s no secret that Latinos are dramatically underrepresented in Hollywood movies. But did you know women are, in general, absurdly absent from leading roles in Hollywood? In a study of the top movies from 2007 through 2009, the USC Annenberg School of Communications found that just 32% of roles in movies go to female actresses.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 12/06/2013 - 15:35
The New York Film Academy recently put together an extremely interesting infographic titled “Gender Inequality in Film.” According to the infographic, only 30.8 percent of speaking characters in films are women and roughly a third of these are shown in sexually revealing attire or partially naked. Another interesting statistic the NYFA listed was the percentage of women employed behind the scenes.
By Cristina Arreola | 11/22/2013 - 09:36
America Ferrera is using her fame to draw attention to immigration reform at the University of Texas, after an anti-immigrant "game" drew national attention to the university.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/06/2013 - 16:04
We love names like Sofia, Naya and Salma! But do you know the meaning of these names? Presenting 16 of your favorite Latina celebs and the meanings behind their nombres:
By Samantha Leal | 10/17/2013 - 13:54
America Ferrera is set to become a nun. Well, at least she'll be playing one.
A new CBS drama, Damascus, will star Ferrera as a crusading nun who practices law to help the less fortunate, Deadline reports. When she teams up with a corporate lawyer, the two become the target of a secret and powerful organization set to destroy them.
By Latina Staff | 10/09/2013 - 15:42
"Equality for all," is the message that many Latino celebrities are supporting. Most recently, Jennifer Lopez was honored at the 2013 Human Rights Campaign National Dinner at Washington Convention Center in DC with the Ally for Equality Award.