By Amaris Castillo | 08/09/2011 - 11:00
Kenny Ortega will direct a remake of 1987 hit film Dirty Dancing. The iconic film about a teenage girl (Jennifer Grey) who falls in love with her handsome dance instructor (Patrick Swayze), grossed $214 million worldwide. Ortega, whose directorial roster includes the 2009 documentary Michael Jackson’s This Is It and Disney’s major hit High School Musical trilogy, was the original cho
By Amaris Castillo | 08/05/2011 - 10:30
Sofia Vergara opens up about being a teenage mother on the cover of September’s Redbook. The Colombian actress had her son, Manolo, when she was 19. “I had the energy for everything,” the now 39-year-old recalls.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 12:00
Robert Rodriguez spoke about his newest ventures recently during a panel at Comic-Con. The Mexican-American director behind the Spy Kids franchise and Machete shared that he has acquired the rights to the R-rated cartoon anthology Heavy Metal, CBS News reports.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/20/2011 - 10:30
The Dark Tower, a three-part movie franchise and TV series that was supposed to star Javier Bardem, has been canceled, reports the Hollywood Reporter. Universal Pictures backed out of the huge project, which was going to be an adaptation of famous author Stephen King’s seven-part fantasy Western series. The project encountered a series of problems including budgetary issues and the fall start date being pushed.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/18/2011 - 11:16
For her newest role, America Ferrera may witness the end of the world.
According to HollywoodReporter.com, the former Ugly Betty star has been cast in It’s a Disaster, an indie comedy about four couples whose Sunday brunch is dampened when they discover the world may end soon.
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
By Latina Staff | 07/14/2011 - 09:30
Demi Lovato has opened up recently about her long struggle with depression, eating disorders and self-mutilation, which all came to a head when the former Disney star checked herself into a Chicago area rehabilitation center last year. Lovato was released in January and since then has thrown herself into her music.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/13/2011 - 13:30
Victoria Justice, Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato are three of the biggest teen stars on the planet. They're all 18, they've each had their own TV show (Victorious, Wizards of Waverly Place, Sonny With A Chance), and they're all Latinas — so people compare them quite a bit.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/12/2011 - 14:30
—Penélope Cruz began filming for her new Woody Allen movie.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/12/2011 - 13:06
Panamanian actress Melissa De Sousa, who is best known for her role as the controlling Shelby in the romantic comedy, The Best Man (1999), revealed exclusively to Latina.com that she's in talks to star in a sequel to the hit rom-com. “We’re talking about doing a sequel to The Best Man!” De Sousa dished. “I can’t wait to do it!”