Latinized: "Gossip Girl" Trades Leighton Meester for Selena Gomez
By Latina Staff | 09/30/2008 - 15:03

We love us the back-stabbing, nail-biting drama of the CW's hit soap Gossip Girl,
but we couldn't help but notice that the characters on the screen were
a bit too vanilla for our taste. So we decided to shake things up on the
Upper East Side by recasting the show with all Latino actors. Hey, we
have color TVs for a reason, right?


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Signature Style: Latina Stars and Their Favorite Trademark Pieces
By Monica Herrera | 07/24/2008 - 13:41

When celebrities hit the red carpet, it's important for them to look polished and upscale, but when they are roaming freely on the streets, they can exercise their individual right to fashion. We've gathered a few flicks of some of your favorite stars in their natural habitats, wearing their favorite trademark pieces: from Mariah Carey's little white dress to Lourdes Leon's humble Converse. Now that you've studied the pros, what is your trademark accessory?

--Serena Kim


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Madonna's Ex Carlos Leon Describes His Close Relationship with Daughter Lourdes
By smundhra | 07/24/2008 - 10:21

Madonna's daughter Lourdes Leon seems to be a certified daddy's girl. The 11-year-old's father, personal trailer Carlos Leon, talks to People about his close relationship with his daughter.

"She's at that point where she can call me and say, 'Hey Dad, what's up? What time are you going to get me?' " he says of his daughter. "It's really cool. We talk every day."


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Lourdes Leon: Tween Style Icon
By Monica Herrera | 07/17/2008 - 12:53

Lourdes Leon is daughter to Madonna, quite possibly biggest star ever, and yet she's already starting to upend her mami in the fashion department. At just 12 years old, Lola's developed quite the ecclectic style, defined by everything from European chic to rocker-chick edge and bold accessories. Of course, there's also her diehard obsession with Converse sneakers, which are as much a sign of effortless style now as they were decades ago.


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Carlos Leon Hits Up Kabbalah Class with Madonna, Lourdes and Family
By smundhra | 06/30/2008 - 11:22

With rumors that she's divorcing husband Guy Ritchie growing to a fever pitch, pop icon Madonna has set up house in New York for the summer, where she's preparing for her upcoming Sticky & Sweet world tour. And now that Madge is back on our side of the pond, her former flame Carlos Leon, the Cuban personal trainer who is father to her daughter Lourdes Leon, is very much back in the picture.


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Madonna's Daughter, Lourdes Leon, Hopes to Perform On Stage with Mom
By Latina Staff | 05/29/2008 - 12:43

Watch out, people: We have a new budding pop star in our midst. Madonna's daughter, Lourdes "Lola" Leon, who's father is Cuban personal trainer Carlos Leon, is ready to hit the stage with mommy dearest.


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