What to Watch: New Latino Web Series 'Los Americans'
By Adriana Rivera | 06/10/2011 - 12:50

Imagine a modern, multi-generational, suburban, middle class, Latino family. Does that sound sort of familiar? Now, imagine seeing that family in scripted scenes with high production values and great acting. That’s what the new web series Los Americans is bringing to the internet.


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POLL: Cougar Town
POLL: Which of these Latinas Should Join 'Cougar Town?'
By Lee Hernandez | 02/02/2011 - 12:50

ABC's Cougar Town is looking to cast the role of Andy's (Ian Gomez) mom, a 60-70ish Latina with a personality that's strong enough to bust daughter-in-law Ellie’s (Christa Miller) chops and live to tell about it.  


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Black Swan Recast
2011 Oscars: Recasting 'Black Swan'
By Lee Hernandez | 01/28/2011 - 13:00

We continue our series on recasting this year’s batch of Oscar nominated movies with Latin stars. Up next: Darren Aronofsky’s psychological thriller, Black Swan.


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Who Should be J. Lo’s New Nanny?
By Lee Hernandez | 10/05/2010 - 15:04

It’s been less than a week since Jennifer Lopez officially became an American Idol judge, but the hardworking Boricua is already working on a new project—a dramedy for ABC.


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Recasting 'The Golden Girls': The Classic Sitcom Gets A Latin Makeover!
By Lee Hernandez | 08/06/2010 - 09:00

Greece, Turkey, Russia, the U.K. and various Latin American countries have remade the classic 80s sitcom, The Golden Girls, and this fall—Spain will join the party with a remake entitled, Las Chicas de Oro. All of these re-imaginings got us thinking about how The Golden Girls would look with our dream cast.
 
In the words of Sophia Petrillo: “Picture this!”


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Movie Review: 'Our Family Wedding'
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/12/2010 - 12:00

For a lot of Latinas who live constantly straddling two cultures, watching America Ferrera in Our Family Wedding, opening in theaters today, March 12, will be kind of like looking in a mirror. She plays Lucia, a modern, independent, ambitious girl—who turns into a wuss when she’s with her traditional Latin family: They don’t know she’s dropping out of law school to pursue a dream, let alone that their angelita lives with her boyfriend and has hot sex on the couch. She is thoroughly relatable.


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