EXCLUSIVE: Jimmy Smits on Playing Outlaws
EXCLUSIVE: Jimmy Smits on Playing Outlaws: "There Might Be An Ethnicity Thing to It"
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?

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Jimmy Smits on Sofia Vergara's Emmy Nod
Jimmy Smits on Sofia Vergara's Emmy Nod: "We're Not all the Cooks Anymore"
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.

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Steppin' Out: July 5 - 9
By Miranda Noland | 07/06/2010 - 09:39

Salma Hayek takes her daughter to Disneyland. Plus, Shakira, Jessica Alba, Kelis and more!

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Vivo por Tivo: 2010 Pilot Preview
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:

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Latin Music Night Planned at the White House
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/08/2009 - 15:04

President Obama announced plans to celebrate Hispanic musical heritage on Oct. 13 with a concert featuring top Latin artists. Sounds like it’s gonna be a major party, too. Mexican musician Sheila E.

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Jimmy Smits Signs on for 'Dexter'
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.

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