20 Stars Who You Think Might Speak Spanish — But Don't!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/17/2013 - 16:38

Many Latino celebrities in the U.S. struggle to speak Spanish and are often frustrated by the reaction of others when they say they don't speak the language. But not being able to speak Español does not make them any less Latino than those who speak it fluently.

In honor of non-Spanish speaking Latinos everywhere, we've rounded up 20 celebrities who don't speak the language either:


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Eva Longoria speaks at the Democratic National Convention on September 6, 2012
17 Latino Celebs We’re Thankful for This Thanksgiving!
By Tom Castaneda | 11/21/2012 - 13:00

It’s Thanksgiving week, a time to look back and dar las gracias for all the blessings in our lives. Here at Latina.com we couldn’t help but give thanks for some of our community’s brightest luminaries. From a boxing champion with the looks of a supermodel to an actress helping mothers protect their children toxic products, here’s a look at the Latino men and women we’re most grateful for this year.


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POLL: Which Is the Most Eccentric Latino Celeb Baby Name?
POLL: Which Latino Celeb Baby Name is the Most Eccentric?
By Amaris Castillo | 01/09/2012 - 10:30

Cyberspace buzzed this past weekend after hip-hop’s royalty couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z welcomed their daughter Blue Ivy Carter to the world. The baby’s unique name got us thinking about our own celebrities who have also pegged their little ones with eccentric titles.

We compiled a list of some Latino celeb baby names that have drawn the most attention and want you to tell us – which do you think is the most eccentric?


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Jencarlos Canela
EXCLUSIVE: Jencarlos Canela on Picking Baby Names with Gaby Espino: "Our cultures kind of clash"
By Lee Hernandez | 11/01/2011 - 14:00

A few weeks ago, Cuban actor/singer JenCarlos Canela and his girlfriend (Venezuelan actress Gaby Espino) announced via their Twitcam that they are pregnant with their first child. “Yes, we are pregnant. So the world can know: we are pregnant,” Canela said. “It's great to finally share this with you all. It’s the most exciting, the most wonderful gift that life has given us. Our story is like a novela.”


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Star Tracker: Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Maite Perroni and more!
Star Tracker: Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Maite Perroni and more!
By Adriana Rivera | 11/01/2011 - 13:00

—Colombian actress Sofia Vergara was a vision in blue on Saturday in Beverly Hills. According to JustJared.com, the 39 year-old Modern Family star went shopping at Williams-Sonoma with a friend.


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Latin Explosions—Our Favorite Fireworks Moments in Entertainment
By Latina Staff | 07/02/2011 - 09:00

Here are our favorite explosive moments in the world of Latino entertainment since the inception of Latina. Tell us what you think we missed!


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Penelope Cruz, Jordana Brewster, Demi Lovato Among Teen Choice Nominees!
Penelope Cruz, Jordana Brewster, Demi Lovato Among Teen Choice Nominees!
By Mariela Rosario | 07/01/2011 - 11:30

Only at the Teen Choice Awards could such a diverse group of actors and musicians receive recognition simultaneously! Although the awards show has essentially broken down into a Harry Potter versus Twilight face-off as both young adult series come to an end, there were quite a few Latino honorees who made the cut in between all the wizardry and blood sucking mayhem.

7 Latinas Who Should Get Emmy Nominations!


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Star Tracker: Mana, Jennifer Lopez, Sofia Vergara and more
Star Tracker: Mana, Jennifer Lopez, Sofia Vergara and more
By Adriana Rivera | 06/23/2011 - 14:33

Maná is breaking records! The Mexican band has four back-to-back concerts set up at Los Angeles’s Staples Center, tying them with Britney Spears as the only artists ever to headline and sell out eight shows at that venue.

Star Tracker: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Odette Annable, Alejandro Sanz and More


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10 Latino Celebrities Make Forbes Celebrity 100 List
10 Latinos Make the Forbes Celebrity 100 List
By Johanna Ferreira | 05/19/2011 - 12:42

Forbes recently released their Celebrity 100, which is an annual list celebrating the most powerful and wealthiest people in the entertainment industry. The list includes film and television actors, TV personalities, models, athletes, authors, musicians and comedians. Who makes the list is determined based on the celebrity’s earnings combined with their media visibility, social media power and overall influence.


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Another 15
Say What?! 15 MORE Stars You Never Knew Were Latino!
By Lee Hernandez | 03/22/2011 - 12:30

American Idol contestant Scotty McCreery’s recent revelation that he’s part-Puerto Rican made more than a few jaws drop – but not ours. We’ve always known that Latinos come in all shapes, sizes and complexions.


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