Thousands Gathered in Mexico City to Pay Tribute to Chespirito
Thousands Gathered in Mexico City to Pay Tribute to Chespirito
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 12/01/2014 - 12:00

Roberto Gómez Bolaños, best known as "Chespirito,"


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Roberto Gomez Bolanos "Chespirito" Dead at 85
Roberto Gomez Bolanos — Known as "Chespirito" — Dead at 85
By Samantha Leal | 11/28/2014 - 17:37

Iconic Mexican screenwriter, actor and comedian Roberto Gomez Bolaños has passed away in his Cancun home after suffering from heart failure, reports the 


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8 Signs Your Boyfriend Has El Chavo del Ocho Tendencies
8 Signs Your Boyfriend Has El Chavo del Ocho Tendencies
By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 10/31/2013 - 14:25

El Chavo del Ocho (Roberto Gómez Bolaños) is a timeless Mexican comedic character. He was hilariously dumb and endearing and made for TV. Yet, you wouldn’t want to date him. But we all make mistakes. Click through and see if your boyfriend might have El Chavo del Ocho tendencies. A word to the wise: if he possesses more than three drop him quick. 


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El Chavo Toys Hitting the US
'El Chavo' Toys Hitting the US
By Amaris Castillo | 07/02/2013 - 13:46

Did you grow up watching El Chavo del Ocho? Now, you can taste sweet nostalgia again with a new line of toys centered on the beloved title figure from the Mexican sitcom (and his friends).

Toymaker JAKKS Pacific, Inc. recently announced that it’s launching a new line of El Chavo toys, set to be available at major retailers by mid-August 2013.


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Guess Which Latino Legend Gets His Own Video Game?
Which Latino Star Is Getting His Own Video Game?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/16/2011 - 10:44

How cool would it be to see yourself in a video game?

Tr3s is reporting that 82-year-old legendary comedian/actor Chespirito (whose government name is Roberto Gómez Bolaños) will have a video game based on one of his most beloved characters. Can you take a guess who it is?

None other than our favorite Latino orphan – El Chavo from El Chavo del Ocho!


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