Breakout Roles
15 Roles That Launched A Career
By Lee Hernandez | 07/19/2011 - 16:45

Cameron Diaz, Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz, and Benicio Del Toro—they're all household names now, but even they had to start somewhere. Here are the breakout roles of 15 famous Latino stars!


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Edgar Ramírez Reacts to Emmy Nomination!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/15/2011 - 12:30

Yesterday we reported that Edgar Ramírez was nominated for an Emmy for Best Actor in a Mini-Series.  The Venezuelan actor’s received an Emmy nod for his inspirational turn as fellow countryman and revolutionary Ilich Ramírez Sánchez (aka Carlos the Jackal) in the five and a half hour-long mini-series, Carlos.  Ramírez took to Twitter to express his excitement.  “I’m very happy with this Emmy nomination!  Olivier


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Edgar Ramirez
Sofia Vergara, Edgar Ramirez Nominated for Emmy Awards!
By Lee Hernandez | 07/14/2011 - 09:25

Nominations for the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced this morning in the auditorium of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in North Hollywood, and two talented Latinos—Colombian actress Sofia Vergara and Venezuelan actor Edgar Ramirez were nominated for their work in the comedy series, Modern Family and the mini-series, Carlos respectively.


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Crushing On: Boys of Summer Special
By Smriti Mundhra | 05/24/2011 - 10:36

Thanks to these scorching Latinos from the worlds of music, movies, television and beyond, there’s no shortage of talent to swoon over this summer. Now would be a good time to crank up the AC!


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POLL: Zorro
POLL: Who Should Play the New Zorro?
By Mariela Rosario | 04/29/2011 - 15:45

It's been six long years since we've seen Zorro on the big-screen. Famously played by a dashing and debonair Antonio Banderas, we were sort of the on the fence when we heard that FOX is working on a reboot of the franchise titled Zorro Reborn. Come on, can anyone really top Antonio? He was pretty much born to play the part.


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Star Tracker: Gloria Estefan
Star Tracker: Gloria Estefan, Edgar Ramirez, and Amaury Nolasco
By Irasema Romero | 04/08/2011 - 11:31

—"You get one chance. Give it everything and go for it." Those are Gloria Estefan’s words to a Miami singers auditioning for Simon Cowell’s The X-Factor. While it’s not clear if she is in the running to join the show as a judge, the Cuban singer apparently showed up to the auditions to support contestants.


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2011 Oscars: Recasting ‘127 Hours’
By Lee Hernandez | 02/15/2011 - 09:52

If you thought our recast of The King’s Speech was on point, check out the next film in our series: Danny Boyle’s Oscar-nominated 127 Hours, a visceral survival story which, in Castaway fashion, stars James Franco, mostly by himself.
 
ARON RALSTON


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LIVE SAG Awards Coverage: Al Pacino Beats Edgar Ramirez for Best Actor
LIVE SAG Awards Coverage: Al Pacino Beats Edgar Ramirez for Best Actor
By Lee Hernandez | 01/30/2011 - 21:41

At tonight's Screen Actor's Guild Awards, Venezuelan actor Edgar Ramirez lost to Al Pacino for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Series or Movie.


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