By Latina Staff | 10/23/2013 - 15:16
October 23rd marks TV Talk Show Host Day! This holiday is celebrated on the birthday of legendary nighttime talk show host Johnny Carson, who is considered the "King of Late Night Television." But although it was initially created with Carson in mind, TV Talk Show Host Day gives appreciation to all TV show hosts.
In honor of this special day, we are counting down some of the best Latino TV hosts!
By Kamren Curiel | 02/02/2013 - 23:27
The best thing about Super Bowl isn't the game, it's the commercials! This Sunday, advertisers will spend an estimated $3.7 million for a 30-second spot during Super Bowl XLVII. That's $123,000 per second! Here are some of our favorites featuring Latinos.
Adriana Lima for Teleflora.com (2012)
By Latina Staff | 01/09/2013 - 17:05
We are thrilled to report that Rocsi Diaz has been named the official co-anchor and daily correspondent of CBS' Entertainment Tonight. "I am thrilled to join the outstanding team at ET," said Diaz in a press release. "I have a passion for so many elements of the entertainment industry: celebrities, fashion, music, and to cover these areas for the best in entertainment journalism is an honor."
In honor of her new gig, we are counting down the best Latino hosts of all time! Enjoy!
By Lee Hernandez | 12/02/2011 - 12:30
Honduran comedian Carlos Mencia called us earlier this week to give us all of the deets on his new Comedy Central special, Carlos Mencia: New Territory (premiering this Sunday, December 4th at 10 p.m. ET). Read on to find out what the 44-year-old comic had to say about the special, his new style of comedy and why he took time off to find his humanity.
Tell us about your new comedy special!
By Miranda Noland | 11/28/2011 - 08:28
By Lee Hernandez | 10/26/2011 - 20:39
There are more Latino hosts on TV today than there have ever been before, and with the news that Cuban singer Christina Millian is joining NBC's hit show The Voice as a new Social Media Correspondent in January, we thought this was the perfect time to share our picks for the 15 Best Latino TV Hosts of All Time!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/12/2010 - 12:00
For a lot of Latinas who live constantly straddling two cultures, watching America Ferrera in Our Family Wedding, opening in theaters today, March 12, will be kind of like looking in a mirror. She plays Lucia, a modern, independent, ambitious girl—who turns into a wuss when she’s with her traditional Latin family: They don’t know she’s dropping out of law school to pursue a dream, let alone that their angelita lives with her boyfriend and has hot sex on the couch. She is thoroughly relatable.
By Mariela Rosario | 05/18/2009 - 18:00
Fox Searchlight has given the green light to a new comedy about two very different families coming together to plan a wedding in just a few short weeks.
The movie is set to star Forrest Whitaker and Carlos Mencia as the fathers of the groom and bride respectively. America Ferrera will play Mencia's daughter in the as-yet-unnamed family film. It's being described as a film about the clash-of-cultures between two clans who's fathers must learn to set aside their differences for the sake of their children.
By Dorkys Ramos | 01/13/2009 - 17:15
A California academy has canceled a benefit concert with Carlos Mencia after school district officials worried the comedian’s show would offend audience members.