Just Because: 20 Hot Photos of ‘Law & Order’ Star Danny Pino!
By Tom Castaneda | 03/27/2013 - 09:52

He may be considered “the replacement” on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. But Danny Pino, who joined the cast after Chistopher Meloni left the show at the end of the 12th season, has managed to breathe new life into NBC’s long-running police procedural.

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Our Sexiest Latino Man Alive Is...
By Jill Pankow | 11/14/2012 - 11:00

This morning, People Magazine announced Magic Mike hottie Channing Tatum as their pick for the Sexiest Man Alive!

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Law & Order: SVU's Danny Pino at the NBC Upfront in May 2012
Crushing On...Danny Pino
By Sugey Palomares | 06/01/2012 - 16:00

Actor Danny Pino retired his role as Detective Scotty Valens on Cold Case, but he's back and ready to add some diversity to the primetime fall line-up on Law & Order: SVU. The 38-year-old will be replacing Chris Meloni's role for the 13th season premiere this September.

Why we love him:

- He has acting skills and Madonna's reference to prove it! Danny worked with the Material Girl on a London play titled "Up For Grabs."

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10 Latino Stars You Never Knew Were on ‘Law & Order’
By Lee Hernandez | 01/11/2012 - 11:44

Law & Order: SVU returns tonight to NBC with Cuban actor Danny Pino. We're loving the Cuban actor's nuanced portrayal of detective Nick Amaro so much, that we started thinking about other Latinos who have starred in the Law & Order franchise. These are their stories!

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Fall Diversity Report Card: NBC
Fall TV Diversity Report Card: NBC
By Lee Hernandez | 12/13/2011 - 16:08

When it comes to diversity, NBC is no ABC. Still, the Peacock network did try to add some diversity to its primetime programming this fall—emphasis on “tried.”

Fall TV Diversity Report Card: ABC

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Replaced by a Latino Face: 5 TV & Film Roles Recast with Latinos!
By Lee Hernandez | 10/17/2011 - 17:32

Television shows and movies are becoming more diverse and in the last 10 years, roles that never would've gone to Latinos 20 or 30 years ago, are being recast with Latino stars! Check out 5 iconic TV and film roles that have been replaced by a Latino face!

Diego Boneta to Headline 'Rock of Ages' Movie Opposite Tom Cruise!

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Latino Fall TV Awards!
The First Annual Latina.com Fall TV Awards!
By Lee Hernandez | 09/29/2011 - 16:52

There are more Latino stars on the small screen this fall than there have ever been in the history of television. And with the fall TV season in full swing, it's the perfect time to announce the winners of our first ever Fall TV Awards. Check out our list of winners and tell us if you agree with our picks!

The 25 Most Beautiful Latino Stars Under 25

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First Look: Danny Pino on 'Law & Order: SVU'
First Look: Danny Pino on 'Law & Order: SVU'
By Lee Hernandez | 09/02/2011 - 17:00

Fans who are bummed about the departure of agent Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni) from NBC’s Law & Order: SVU should take a look at the sneak peak of the show’s new season, which features Meloni’s replacement (Cold Case alum, Danny Pino) talking about his new role as Olivia Benson’s (Mariska Hargitay) new partner, Nick Amaro. 

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EXCLUSIVE: Danny Pino Talks About Replacing Christopher Meloni on 'Law & Order: SVU'
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. 

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