The Hollywood Reporter Actress Roundtable Issue Cover
No Latinas, Women of Color, on THR’s Actress Roundtable Issue
By Samantha Leal | 11/20/2012 - 16:16

While the women on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter's Actress Roundtable issue sure look beautiful, we notice one minor (glaring?) omission: no Latinas! Not only that, but not one woman of color made the cover. Crazy, right? 


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Rosie Perez at the Won't Back Down premiere
Rosie Perez's 5 Best Movie Roles
By Samantha Leal | 09/28/2012 - 17:00

Won’t Back Down hits theaters this weekend, and with it Rosie Perez shows she’s got range. The Puerto Rican actress plays a teacher torn between the takeover crusade and the school where she teaches. Take a look at some of her best roles and let us know which is your favorite. 


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Actress Elena Goode
Introducing Actress & ‘Elliot Loves’ Star Elena Goode
By Samantha Leal | 07/19/2012 - 16:03

Elena Goode, who starred on As the World Turns from 2005 to 2008, is one to watch: with an indie movie starring role as a Dominican single mother in Elliot Loves, which has won several movie festival awards, this Boricua star is just starting to make her mark. We chatted with the New York native to get the scoop on her life, role, and being a Latina in the industry. 

Can you tell me a bit about your background?


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Dallas star Jordana Brewster
EXCLUSIVE: Latina Stars Dish on the New Show Dallas
By Samantha Leal | 06/05/2012 - 19:00

Dallas, the new take on the old TV show, has us ready for our summer shows to start! We caught up with the two young Latina stars of the show, as well as the head writer, to get their take on the revamped favorite. Read all about it below, then make sure to watch the premiere on TNT June 13 at 9 pm EST. 

Jordana Brewster


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Selena Gomez
POLL: Selena Gomez Debuts Grown & Sexy Look at the Much Music Video Awards
By Mariela Rosario | 06/20/2011 - 10:35

Selena Gomez stepped on to the red carpet for the Much Music Video Awards (which she co-hosted) looking remarkably grown-up in a nude Burberry Prorsum dress with industrial looking strap details. Clearly all recovered from her bout with malnutrition and dehydration the previous weekend, Selena was the picture of health.


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The Inside Scoop on Eva’s Makeup Routine!
By Kate Sandoval | 05/09/2011 - 15:00

When Eva Mendes recently met with us to announce her new role as Pantene’s celeb spokesmodel, we also chatted with the Latina behind Eva’s flawless skin—Cuban makeup artist Genevieve Herr.


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Heather Hemmens
EXCLUSIVE: Heather Hemmens Spills Details on the Zombie Episode of 'Hellcats'
By Lee Hernandez | 04/18/2011 - 18:15

The CW's hit series, Hellcats returns this week with the first of five all-new episodes. We caught up with Costa Rican actress Heather Hemmens, 22 — who plays badass Latina cheerleader Alice Verdura on the show — to get some exclusive spoilers!

Tell us about your Hellcats character, Alice.


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Introducing Yvette Gonzalez Nacer
Introducing 'Fresh Beat Band' Star Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer
By Lee Hernandez | 04/11/2011 - 12:00

Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer is a triple threat (actress, dancer and singer) and one of the stars of the Nick Jr. live-action musical sitcom, The Fresh Beat Band.

On the show, which follows four best friends who go to music school together and love to sing and dance, Nacer plays a vivacious and spunky guitar player/dancer named Kiki. The 25-year-old Cuban star—who performs original songs on the hit show every week—has rocked out onscreen alongside big stars like Justin Bieber and Ne-Yo.  


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Madonna Directs Lourdes Leon in 'W.E.'
Madonna Directs Lourdes Leon in 'W.E.'
By Lee Hernandez | 03/08/2011 - 13:15

Last year, Madonna helped her daughter Lourdes Leon launch her Material Girl http://www.latina.com/fashion/designers/madon


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Celeb Style Poll: Michelle Rodriguez Rocks a Sheer Dress
Celeb Style Poll: Michelle Rodriguez Rocks a Sheer Dress
By Verky Arcos | 03/01/2011 - 13:30

For Spring 2011, we told you sheer cut-outs would be a big trend and it looks like we were right! But some celebs have been taking this trend to an entirely other level.

Most recently, the feisty Michelle Rodriguez wore an unexpected über-sheer lace and chiffon gown to make the rounds at the Oscar after-parties.

While it’s exciting to see Rodriguez in such a frilly and feminine dress, tell us:


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