By Latina Staff | 09/04/2014 - 16:15
We get it: The languages are similar, and the names often sound alike. Sometimes, it can be hard to distinguish whether a star boasts Latino heritage.... or Italian. So, Latino or Italian?
By Lee Hernandez | 03/15/2013 - 00:13
Ariel Winter, 14, may play Dora The Explorer for the College Humor spoof and star as Princess Sofia in the new Disney series Sofia The First, but you would be surprised to know that the Modern Family star, who plays Alex Dunphy, is not Latina!
By Lee Hernandez | 10/06/2011 - 07:30
They have common Latino last names like Esposito and Fernandez, they've played Latino characters on TV and in movies—heck, they've even dated (and in some cases, married) Latino stars. And yet, despite their affinity for Latin culture, they're not Latin. Here's a look at 15 more celebs that people assume as Hispanic, but aren't.