By Amaris Castillo | 09/26/2011 - 10:45
You may not know who Nayer is (yet), but you most likely have heard her. Listen closely to Pitbull’s summer smash hit “Give Me Everything” and you will notice her melodic voice right before the chorus kicks in. The 25-year-old Cuban American singer began singing at the tender age of 7 on shows like Sábado Gigante and Star Search. As a young adult, she also dabbled into modeling and crossed paths with Mr. 305.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/19/2011 - 11:56
Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ reality series, Quiero Mi Boda, we meet 22-year-old Kelsey and 31-year-old Mike. The Missourian couple ran into some conflict with each other over the religious aspect of their wedding ceremony. For Kelsey, whose mother is Cuban, having a Catholic ceremony was an important tradition in her family. For Mike, who is German-American and grew up in a denominational church, it wasn’t. In addition, the couple also wanted a warmer climate for their wedding – somewhere far from the cold of Missouri.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/14/2011 - 10:00
Part-Cuban actor Bobby Cannavale is ready to take the next step in his Broadway career, and with an iconic, star-making role no less! Deadline is reporting that the 41-year-old actor has landed the lead role in the revival of Funny Girl.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/02/2011 - 12:00
The legendary Gloria Estefan has been teasing us all summer ahead of the release of her upcoming album, Miss Little Havana. Last week, we heard the Cuban singer’s hot remix to her new single “Wepa!” which our main man Pitbull collaborated with her on.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/23/2011 - 13:30
Pitbull has been confirmed to perform his smash hit “Give Me Everything” at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards! The 30-year-old Cuban American rapper, whose hit single featuring Ne-Yo and singer Nayer reached the number one spot on iTunes earlier this summer, will take the stage next Sunday, Aug. 28 at 9 p.m. (Live ET/Tape Delayed PT.
By Lee Hernandez | 08/22/2011 - 16:11
Meet Cuban actor Andy Garcia's gorgeous daughter, Dominik Garcia-Lorido! The stunning 28-year-old actress, whose acting credits include roles in the indies, The Lost City (2005), and La Linea (2009), has a new starring role in Magic City Memoirs, a coming of age story set in Miami about a group of privileged high school students who get in way over their heads.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/06/2011 - 12:05
If Shake It Up! star, Bella Thorne gets her way, CeCe Jones — one of the most beloved characters on the Disney Channel — will be part-Cuban. "It would be really cool if she was Latin like my father, Reinaldo," Bella, whose father was Cuban, tells us. "We don’t know who CeCe's dad is, or where he is, so maybe you guys will find that out in a later episode," adds the proud Latina.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/05/2011 - 17:20
The next time you see Christopher Meloni's character Elliot Stabler on Law & Order: SVU, he'll be Cuban. OK, not really. But Meloni's replacement on the thirteenth season of the hit NBC drama (premiering this fall) is a Cuban-American actor: Cold Case alum, Danny Pino. We caught up with Pino, 37, to get the scoop on his hot new role, and the hunky actor gave us tons of details about his audition, and explained why he doesn't feel he has to fill Meloni's shoes on the hit show.
By Mariela Rosario | 06/28/2011 - 12:27
Cameron Diaz doesn't usually take time out to discuss her ethnicity. But our friend Jack Rico over at ShowBizCafe.com recently sat down with Diaz at a junket for her new film Bad Teacher and she was more than willing to explain where her family came from and how she was raised very much aware and proud of her Cuban culture. Watch the video below:
By Lee Hernandez | 06/27/2011 - 08:40
We've loved actress, Majandra Delfino since the year 1999, when the effervescent star had her breakout role as the quirky Maria DeLuca on the hit WB sci-fi series, Roswell. So we're thrilled that Majandra — who's part-Cuban and part-Venezuelan — has a starring role on the new ABC Family female buddy comedy, State of Georgia, premiering Wednesday, June 29th at 8:30/7:30c.