By Mariela Rosario | 05/04/2011 - 15:42
We caught up with Dexter star April Hernandez Castillo at the premiere of her latest project East Willy B, an innovative new web series made by and for Latinos that takes a comedic look at the effects of gentrification in inner city neighborhoods. She plays Maggie, a no-nonsense chica who is trying to gain control of the neighborhood bar from her ex boyfriend. Here's what she had to say about her latest role:
By Angie Romero | 07/22/2009 - 16:38
If there’s one thing I love about La Bruja (born Caridad De La Luz), it’s that the woman refuses to be put in a box. Like so many successful Latinas I know, she’s good at more than just one thing and she’s not afraid to try her hand at them all. Since her star-making turn on HBO’s Def Poetry Jam, she’s been an activist, model, singer-songwriter (I always loved her reggaeton-flavored remake of Madonna’s “La Isla Bonita” off her debut album, Brujalicious) dancer, actor, writer—you name it.