By Angie Romero | 07/01/2011 - 15:21
We all know Carlos Leon as Lourdes’s papi, but earlier this year, he proved he’s got some acting chops, too! Leon stars in the romantic comedy Immigration Tango, about an immigrant couple in Florida (a Colombian, played by Leon, and a Russian, played by Elika Portnoy) who strikes a deal with their best friends, an American couple (Ashley Wolfe and McCaleb Burnett) to inter-marry in order to stay in the U.S. legally.
By Johanna Ferreira | 02/18/2011 - 16:00
We chatted up the insanely handsome Cuban actor Carlos Leon (aka Madonna’s ex and Lourdes' daddy) about immigration and his role in the new romantic comedy Immigration Tango hitting theaters today, February 18th.
This movie take a comical approach to the immigration question. Do you think that’s an effective way to approach the topic?
By Latina Staff | 02/17/2011 - 15:15
Carlos Leon is starring in a charming new romantic comedy opening this Friday, Febrary 18th called Immigration Tango, but more on that later! We chatted up Madonna's former lover about his daughter Lourdes, who is quickly making a name for herself as a designer to watch with her Material Girl fashion line.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/08/2009 - 11:31
Latinos are no longer limited to playing “the help” on TV. To ensure our continued growth, here are five shows we’re pitching to the networks featuring our favorite Latin stars.
Starring Alexis Bledel, Camilla Belle
By Monica Herrera | 12/17/2008 - 09:02
We knew Carlos Leon had it in him! After holding his tongue for what felt like decades, the Madonna's original baby daddy finally shared his thoughts with HELLO! Magazine about his former flame and her divorce from Guy Ritchie. At first, he plays the diplomat:
"It is a bad situation for both Guy and Madonna and I send them a lot of love and all the children involved. I think it is too early to say if the divorce will make things better or worse for the family."
By smundhra | 10/22/2008 - 16:33
Back in the day, when Madonna sang about La Isla Bonita, we figured it to be Cuba. But could Alex Rodriguez's native Dominican Republic be where her Madgesty longs to be? Either way, one thing we know for sure, Madonna's true love is not just for the island breeze, but for the men it breeds.
Enter the ring, Carlos Leon, a Cuban American personal trainer and father to Madge's first born child, Lourdes Leon, and Alex Rodriguez, the Dominican by-way-of Washington Heights baseball player who's jockeying to become father to her next one.
By smundhra | 07/24/2008 - 10:21
Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon seems to be a certified daddy's girl. The 11-year-old's father, personal trailer Carlos Leon, talks to People about his close relationship with his daughter.
"She's at that point where she can call me and say, 'Hey Dad, what's up? What time are you going to get me?' " he says of his daughter. "It's really cool. We talk every day."
By smundhra | 06/30/2008 - 11:22
With rumors that she's divorcing husband Guy Ritchie growing to a fever pitch, pop icon Madonna has set up house in New York for the summer, where she's preparing for her upcoming Sticky & Sweet world tour. And now that Madge is back on our side of the pond, her former flame Carlos Leon, the Cuban personal trainer who is father to her daughter Lourdes Leon, is very much back in the picture.