Monica Raymund at the Red Bull Theater Benefit Gala
Exclusive: Monica Raymund Talks ‘Chicago Fire,’ Sexy Firefighters, & Being a Sci-Fi Fan
By Jesus Trivino | 11/05/2013 - 15:56

As Chicago Fire’s hardnosed paramedic Gabriela Dawson, actress Monica Raymund doesn’t mind getting her hands dirty—on the street or behind closed doors. During the show’s first two seasons, Dawson was the focal point of a heated love triangle and now she’s having “fun” with an undercover cop. Who says it’s all work and no play? Not Dawson! Here the lovely Dominican and Jewish actress speaks about her fractured friendship with Shay, her trysts in the series and her love of everything sci-fi.


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7 Shows Set in Latino Hotspots
7 Shows Set in Latino Hotspots
By Cristina Arreola | 09/20/2013 - 14:42

While Latinos and Latinas have certainly been undercast on TV shows for decades, culturally-vibrant Hispanic cities around the United States have served as the backdrop for some amazing shows recently. Here are 7 that center around a Latino hotspot: 


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Sarah Shahi at the Monte Carlo TV Festival
'Fairly Legal' Cancelled, Sarah Shahi Joins Cast of 'Chicago Fire'
By Sugey Palomares | 11/02/2012 - 14:48

Sarah Shahi is in high demand!

The 32-year-old actress landed a recurring role in the new NBC show, Chicago Fire, as a successful businesswoman and love interest of Lieutenant Kelly Severide (played by Taylor Kinney). 

News of the part-Spanish star's new gig came one day after it was announced that the USA Network was pulling the plug on her legal drama-comedy, Fairly Legal, where the actress played a high-powered lawyer named Kate Reed.


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Monica Raymund Chicago Fire
Introducing 'Chicago Fire' Star Monica Raymund
By Samantha Leal | 10/09/2012 - 13:00

Chicago Fire, the new NBC series, follows firefighters and paramedics in (you guessed it) Chicago, as they navigate their careers and lives, while trying to save the lives of others. Monica Raymund plays Gabriella Dawson, a fast-thinking paramedic. We caught up with the star to talk more about the show, her character and her love of Cate Blanchett

Can you tell us a bit about your background?


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