By Latina Staff | 04/13/2012 - 17:08
We've been buzzing about Eva Mendes' new flick, Girl in Progress, for months now! The film is about a dysfunctional single mother who struggles to raise her teenage daughter, played by Cierra Ramirez. Check out these exclusive photos of Girl in Progress, which hits theaters May 11th.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/23/2012 - 17:33
Musical Chairs isn’t your typical dance flick. The new indie movie introduces you to the world of wheelchair ballroom dancing. We told you it wasn't exactly Dirty Dancing. Although the film directed by Susan Seidelman has received mix reviews, we love that the film includes a Latino lead actors. Here’s a rundown of the Latino talent in the film.
By Sally Mercedes | 03/16/2012 - 14:05
Casa de mi Padre, the latest movie from Will Ferrell, opens this weekend. Also starring Génesis Rodriguez, Gael García Bernal, and Diego Luna, the comedy is based on a gimmicky premise: a huge Mexican hit dubbed in English for the first time. Right.
By Sugey Palomares | 03/12/2012 - 15:35
We warn you, this is guaranteed to make you laugh out loud in the office!
Will Ferrell is digging deep and tapping into his inner Latino for the new comedic flick, Casa de mi Padre. Funny or Die recently premiered a parody music video for the film titled “Yo No Se.” Ferrell flexes his Spanish-language skills in the hilarious corrido or Mexican folk ballad about his financial troubles as he sits by the campfire.
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/01/2012 - 09:26
This big hunk of a Spanish man turns 43 today! With a career that just keeps getting better (we can’t wait for his turn as a Bond villain in Skyfall later this year!) and a lovely wife (Penelope Cruz) and son (Leo), it looks like life is better than ever for the actor. Here, we look back at his best roles as we wait for more to come.
Happy Birthday, Javier!
By Sugey Palomares | 02/23/2012 - 16:59
Roselyn Sanchez may be a happy new mom in real life—she gave birth to daughter Sebella Rose on Jan. 4—but starting Feb. 24 she showcases her darkest film role yet, as a kidnapped undercover CIA agent in the thriller Act of Valor.
What made you want to take on this role?
This wasn’t a traditional role for me, which is why I was drawn to it. I play a CIA agent and I get kidnapped, beaten and raped in the film, so it was very intense. When I was in the moment, I thought, “Oh my God, what did I get myself into?”
By Latina Staff | 02/10/2012 - 17:41
Panamanian actor and musician Ruben Blades is back on-screen! The 63-year-old is starring in the action-packed thriller Safe House. The movie includes a set of A-list actors including Ryan Reynolds and Denzel Washington. Blades plays a character named Toby Frost in the new flick directed by Daniel Espinosa.
By Sugey Palomares | 02/07/2012 - 15:37
Apparently Eva Mendes’ new beau Ryan Gosling is easy on the eyes and the heart!
The Cuban actress recently opened up to Marie Claire magazine about her low-key relationship with the “Blue Valentine” star. The couple met while filming the upcoming crime-drama The Place Beyond the Pines and the 37-year-old reveals, "He's your dream costar,” she continues, “I have never felt so creatively satisfied on a film. He's amazing."
By Kate Sandoval | 01/31/2012 - 15:55
Berenice Bejo—the Argentinian star of this year’s Oscar contender, The Artist—has transformed her look for Awards season.
Gone is the dark brunette hair, now replaced with a warm cinnamon tint, while her makeup palette at both the AACTA Awards and the Directors Guild of America Awards was a shimmery bronze.
To copy Berenice’s copper makeup:
By Sugey Palomares | 01/27/2012 - 14:34
Colombian actress Alexa Vega may be best known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the hit feature series Spy Kids, but the 23-year-old star is expanding her reach pass the PG 13 audiences. Vega is playing the role of Gaby Rodriguez, a high school senior who secretly faked a pregnancy as a social experiment, for the new Lifetime movie The Pregnancy Project. We recently sat down with the talented star to talk about her role and more!