By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 14:00
Esai Morales, star of new film Gun Hill Road, sounded off recently to BET.com about Latino roles in Hollywood. The 48-year-old Puerto Rican actor stars alongside Judy Reyes and up-and-coming transgender actress Harmony Santana in the film, which premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. Gun Hill Road is about an ex-convict who returns home to the Bronx
By Amaris Castillo | 08/15/2011 - 12:45
Antonio Banderas opened up recently about his once-rocky working relationship with director Pedro Almodóvar. The pair, both from Spain, didn’t work with one another for about two decades. Banderas, who stars in Almodóvar’s new film, La Piel Que Habito (The Skin I Live In), told a French newspaper that the director saw his depar
By Latina Staff | 08/01/2011 - 11:30
A plan is in full swing to make a movie about late Colombian drug lord, Pablo Escobar, with director Brad Furman (The Lincoln Lawyer) at the helm. Escobar, who was murdered in 1993, once controlled 80 percent of the cocaine shipped to the United States and was named one of the ten richest people on earth by Fortune and Forbes magazines.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/29/2011 - 11:30
Before Selena Gomez soared to stardom with her role in Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place, she was just a local Texas girl who Robert Rodriguez decided to cast in his first Spy Kids film.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/25/2011 - 10:37
For months we've been hearing that the riveting true story of the Chilean miners, who were trapped underground for 69 days would be turned into a movie, and now TVGuide.com is reporting that Mike Medavoy (the producer of the Oscar-nominated film, Black Swan) has acquired the rights to the story and he's tapped Jose Rivera—the scribe who wrote the Che Guevara biopic, The Motorcycle Diaries—to adapt the fil
By Amaris Castillo | 07/20/2011 - 10:30
The Dark Tower, a three-part movie franchise and TV series that was supposed to star Javier Bardem, has been canceled, reports the Hollywood Reporter. Universal Pictures backed out of the huge project, which was going to be an adaptation of famous author Stephen King’s seven-part fantasy Western series. The project encountered a series of problems including budgetary issues and the fall start date being pushed.
By Adriana Rivera | 07/15/2011 - 16:15
Michael Peña and Jake Gyllenhaal were researching with the LAPD for their movie End of Watch on Wednesday night when their ride-along made a turn for the worst.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/15/2011 - 12:30
Yesterday we reported that Edgar Ramírez was nominated for an Emmy for Best Actor in a Mini-Series. The Venezuelan actor’s received an Emmy nod for his inspirational turn as fellow countryman and revolutionary Ilich Ramírez Sánchez (aka Carlos the Jackal) in the five and a half hour-long mini-series, Carlos. Ramírez took to Twitter to express his excitement. “I’m very happy with this Emmy nomination! Olivier
By Amaris Castillo | 07/11/2011 - 15:30
Penélope Cruz is on the cover of this fall’s V Magazine. The 37-year-old Spanish actress shared her feelings on motherhood, playing different roles, and her Pirates of the Caribbean co-star, Johnny Depp. “The biggest transformation is becoming a mother,” Cruz said. “It changes you forever.” Cruz has a baby boy with husband, Spanish actor Javier Bardem.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/06/2011 - 10:30
Jennifer Lopez is getting a new husband, and he’s a hottie! According to the Hollywood Reporter Brazilian heartthrob Rodrigo Santoro (Love Actually, Che) will play J.Lo’s husband in What to Expect When You’re Expecting.