Aubrey Plaza at the Safety Not Guaranteed screening during SXSW Festival in 2012
Happy Birthday, Aubrey Plaza! Our Favorite Funny Latinas
By Samantha Leal | 06/26/2012 - 19:00

It’s Aubrey Plaza’s birthday today, our favorite dry-humor, deadpan comedian currently starring in Parks and Recreation, and in the new movie Safety Not Guaranteed.  But what other Latinas make our stomachs hurt from laughing? Here’s our list of some majorly funny ladies. 


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Latino Comedians: Past, Present & Future
By Amaris Castillo | 10/07/2011 - 12:30

With the tragic death of Gaspar Henaine (aka Capulina) last week, the premiere of Gabriel Iglesias' new show Stand-Up Revolution and the upcoming 60th anniversary of I Love Lucy, we've been thinking a lot about the huge influence Latinos have had on the world of comedy over the years. 


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Comedienne Marilyn Martinez Dies
By admin | 01/08/2008 - 12:38

So sad: One of the funniest Latinas in history, Marilyn Martinez lost her battle with colon cancer this week. The 55-year-old comedienne died Saturday morning in Los Angeles, with her husband David Crowder at her side. You can catch Marilyn's last performance on The Original Latin Divas of Comedy DVD, to be released Dec. 11. And you'll be supporting a good cause: A portion of the proceeds of that DVD will go to Marilyn's family to help pay for her hospital and funeral costs.


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