By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/10/2011 - 14:30
Cheech Marin and Ana Ortiz have paired up for a new Fox family comedy pilot about a frazzled couple (Ugly Betty’s Ortiz and newcomer Cliff Chamberlain), their three kids and the wife’s pill-popping dad (Marin).
Based on a succesful British comedy, the show, titled Outnumbered is set to debut in the fall. We’ll be watching, hoping Ortiz and Marin’s deep comedy and TV skills can turn this sitcom into a comedy classic.
By Lee Hernandez | 03/04/2011 - 13:15
A& E’s highly anticipated series, Breakout Kings (premiering this Sunday March 6th at 10/9C), is a gritty, true-to-life drama about detectives who use convicts currently in jail to catch fugitives on the run. Laz Alonso, who has played the villain in movies like Stomp the Yard and Fast & Furious is the moral center of Breakout Kings, which got us thinking about other Latin stars who have lived on both sides of the law.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/18/2010 - 17:00
—Poor Jimmy Smits can’t catch a break. Defamer is reporting that his new show Outlaw has been canceled.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/15/2010 - 13:00
Jimmy Smits' new show Outlaw premieres tonight and we have a sneak peek for you below! Smits plays a former Supreme Court justice who leaves his illustrious position to fight for the little guy after realizing how corrupt the justice system is.
Check out a preview below and tell us:
By Lee Hernandez | 09/07/2010 - 11:50
Puerto Rican actor Jimmy Smits talked to Latina.com about his new role on NBC’s legal drama, Outlaw, the rebels he’s played in his career, and Hollywood’s proclivity for casting Latinos as outsiders.
Are you having a good time playing Cyrus Garza on NBC’s Outlaw?
By Lee Hernandez | 08/16/2010 - 17:00
When the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy nominations were announced on July 8th, we were disappointed that just two Latinas, Sofia Vergara (Modern Family) and Lea Michelle (Glee), made the list of more than 61 nominees.
By Lee Hernandez | 04/05/2010 - 14:00
With spring in full swing, TV stars are already hard at work shooting pilots for the fall 2010 season. But how many will get picked up next fall and how many will fall by the wayside? Here are the five Latin stars whose pilots stand the greatest chance of getting picked up by a major network next fall:
By smundhra | 06/06/2008 - 09:09
Jimmy Smits is staying in the family business—the actor has joined the cast of Showtime's hit series Dexter. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Jimmy will portray Miguel Prado, a charismatic and ambitious district attorney who comes from one of Miami's most powerful and prestigious families.
Sound familiar? It should, considering Jimmy's last role was as on CBS's ill-fated drama Cane, in which he played the charismatic and ambitious scion of the Duque clan—one of Miami's most powerful and prestigious families.