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.
By Lee Hernandez | 06/21/2011 - 15:15
Jarrett Barrios, the Cuban-American President of GLAAD (the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) has just resigned from his post amid rumors that he was publicly supporting a merger between AT&T and T-mobile, which many thought was odd since the corporate transaction had very little to do with gay rights. In related news, it is rumored that AT&T recently donated $50,000 to GLAAD.
By Lee Hernandez | 06/12/2011 - 14:29
The Disney family is pulling for Selena Gomez.
By Lee Hernandez | 05/06/2011 - 13:15
In the romantic comedy Jumping the Broom (opening in theaters nationwide today), Cuban actor Laz Alonso, 37, plays an African American character in an all-black cast that includes Angela Bassett, Paula Patton, Loretta Devine, Mike Epps, and Romeo.
By Lee Hernandez | 04/18/2011 - 13:45
13-year-old Adam Irigoyen is one of the stars of the Disney Channel series, Shake It Up. The Miami, Florida native and proud Cubano, spoke to Latina.com about his role on the hit show, goofing off on set with fellow Latina Bella Thorne, and why he wants to become the male version of Selena Gomez!
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