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EXCLUSIVE: John Ortiz is 'Luck'y in HBO's Newest Hit Drama
By Jill Pankow | 02/03/2012 - 17:32

One of HBO’s newest and most promising hits is Luck, a horseracing drama brought to you by Michael Mann centered around the wheelings and dealings of California’s Santa Anita racetrack. In the middle of the action is Nuyorican John Ortiz who plays opposite Dustin Hoffman as a dubious horse trainer. Ortiz spoke with Latina about his limited racetrack experience prior to the show, his take on gambling and who he’ll be rooting for in the Super Bowl this Sunday.


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VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 11:00

This week, we’re crushing on an array of men; the first surrounded by buzz, the second who’s one of our favorite military heroes, and the last who may be taken (to his female fans’ great disappointment) already.

Check out our crushes below and vote for your fave: 

John Ortiz

The seasoned Boricua actor has already garnered buzz for his performance in HBO's Luck – and for only a preview! The show’s sneak peek aired on the network last night and we look forward to seeing more of the 42-year-old.


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Daphne Rubin-Vega on New Indie Film 'Jack Goes Boating'
Daphne Rubin-Vega on New Indie Film 'Jack Goes Boating'
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 09/17/2010 - 14:45

Daphne Rubin-Vega may be best known as the original Mimi in the uber-smash Broadway musical Rent, but she hasn’t exactly rested on her laurels since then. The Panamanian theater started her own band (DRV), is starring opposite Ethan Hawke in the new play Blood from a Stone in December, and this week, she’s featured in comedy/drama flick Jack Goes Boating, directed by Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.


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Steppin' Out: September 12 - 17
By Miranda Noland | 09/13/2010 - 00:41

Salma Hayek takes Valentina Paloma to her first day of preschool. Plus, Benicio del Toro, Javier Bardem, Ana de la Reguera and more!


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