Latino or Italian? 17 Celebs That Keep Confusing Everyone
Latino or Italian? 17 Celebs That Keep Confusing Everyone
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?


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Ariel Winter at a 2012 Emmy Party
Ariel Winter and 31 MORE Stars You Thought Were Latino—But Aren't!
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!


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15 Stars You Thought Were Latino—But Aren’t!
By Lee Hernandez | 06/13/2011 - 14:00

How can you tell if someone’s Latino? As our popular series on the stars you never knew were Latino points out, you can’t! It’s true that Latinos don’t fit into any one mold—we come in all shapes, sizes and complexions—but the same can be said of celebs who are not of the Latino persuasion. Here's a look at 15 celebs that people assume are Hispanic, but aren’t.


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