Paula Garces Pregnant
'Devious Maids' Star Paula Garces is Expecting!
By Amaris Castillo | 06/26/2013 - 14:25

Paula Garces is pregnant! In an exclusive interview with People, the 39-year-old actress described the joyous news as a “miracle.”

The Devious Maids star, originally from Medellín, Colombia, said she had found out the news during an annual check-up at her doctor’s office.


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WATCH: Our Own Damarys Ocaña Perez Talks 'Devious Maids' On 'Good Morning America'
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/21/2013 - 11:45

This morning was a very proud moment for us staffers here at Latina. Our very own Director of Editorial Content Damarys Ocaña Perez made an appearance on Good Morning America.

The GMA segment was discussing Lifetime's new show Devious Maids and the not so positive feedback it's been receiving from some critics. Our Editorial Director did an amazing job today explaining her point of view.


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From the Editor: 'Devious Maids'—Let the Debate Rage On
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 06/21/2013 - 11:32

When I heard that that the first TV show ever to feature an all-Latina lead cast was about five maids—and that it was called Devious Maids, no less—I, like many of us, did a collective eye roll followed by a sigh. Why did a moment so full of promise have to come with so much baggage?


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Roselyn Sanchez and Dania Ramirez at a Devious Maids screening in Miami
EXCLUSIVE: Roselyn Sanchez & Dania Ramirez Talk 'Devious Maids'
By Rosy Cordero | 06/20/2013 - 11:37

Roselyn Sanchez and Dania Ramirez may not look like any maid you have ever seen, but on June 23rd at 10pm, you will see them transform alongside their co-stars Judy Reyes, Ana Ortiz, and Edy Ganem on Lifetime’s Devious Maids. The Marc Cherry produced dramedy follows the lives of five Latina housekeepers and their various life struggles in Beverly Hills, California.


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Ana Ortiz, Eva Longoria and Dania Ramirez at Devious Maids premiere
Are the 'Devious Maids' Latina Heroes? Eva Longoria Thinks So!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/20/2013 - 10:04

Having recently earned a master's degree in Chicano Studies, Eva Longoria is probably a good person to turn to if you're trying to gain a better understanding of the Latino community.


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EXCLUSIVE: The 'Devious Maids' Take Us Behind-the-Apron
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/16/2013 - 13:00

When we first heard about Devious Maids, two thoughts popped into our head: "Wow! This is great. A show with a full Latina cast!" and "Oh boy! What will the critics think about a show full of Latinas based around being a maid?"

But as we got to hear more about the show directly from the five maids themselves -- Ana Ortiz, Dania Ramirez, Edy Ganem, Judy Reyes and Roselyn Sanchez -- we started feeling a lot more confident about its possible success.


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'Devious Maids' Will Be Available in Both English & Spanish After It Airs
By Amaris Castillo | 06/06/2013 - 10:08

Eva Longoria really wants you to watch her new show Devious Maids.

The executive producer of the new Lifetime drama series and her team have worked to bring the show’s pilot episode in both English and Spanish, according to Fox News Latino.


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Commentary: Is the Devious Maids Controversy Really Warranted?
Commentary: Is the Devious Maids Controversy Really Warranted?
By Rosy Cordero | 05/24/2013 - 10:46

As a young girl, I remember joining my mother on the bus during her journey to work quite often. She would tell me stories about the struggle of our family in Peru and how she, just seventeen when she arrived in America, was responsible to work hard and help those she left behind.


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WATCH: 'Devious Maids' Promo Warns, "Keep Your Friends Close, But Your Maids Closer"
By Sugey Palomares | 04/25/2013 - 12:26

Devious Maids is ready to serve up the juicy drama Desperate Housewives fans have been longing for. The new Marc Cherry series, starring a Latina cast of leads including: Judy Reyes, Roselyn Sanchez, Dania Ramirez, and Ana Ortiz, officially premieres on Lifetime Sunday, June 23.


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Judy Reyes on Playing A Maid
Judy Reyes on Playing A Maid: “My Mother Was A Maid and Their Stories Are Worth Telling” (EXCLUSIVE)
By Rosy Cordero | 03/21/2013 - 17:05

Hispanics in the entertainment industry have come a long way since the days we were subjected to playing bit parts that were pretty insignificant. Today, Latino actors can be anything they want to be, yet some view stereotypical roles as wrong since we, as a collective, have fought against having to play those roles.


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