16 & Preg
MTV's '16 & Pregnant' Introduces New Latina Star
By Lee Hernandez | 04/07/2011 - 16:15

The new season of MTV's signature series, 16 & Pregnant doesn't start up again until April 19th, but one of the show's stars —17-year-old teen mom Jennifer Del Rio — is already making national headlines, not for her appearance on the show, but because of her explosive relationship with her 19-year-old boyfri


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Introducing Tyler Posey
Introducing Tyler Posey
By Lee Hernandez | 03/14/2011 - 11:00

Remember Jennifer Lopez’s adorable 11-year-old son Ty Ventura in the 2002 romantic comedy, Maid in Manhattan? Well the actor who played him, Tyler Posey, is all grown up (19 years old), tall (5’10) — and hairy!

Of course, when we say hairy, we’re talking about Tyler’s new role in Teen Wolf, MTV’s upcoming TV remake of the popular 1985 movie and its subsequent sequel.


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Diego Boneta
Diego Boneta is Under-Employed in New MTV Pilot
By Lee Hernandez | 02/24/2011 - 16:56

MTV is developing a single-camera comedy pilot about five 20-something college graduates who are struggling to find work in the city of Chicago—and the network has cast Mexican heartthrob Diego Boneta as one of the leads!


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Los Tigres del Norte Star-Studded Unplugged Special
Los Tigres del Norte Star-Studded Unplugged Special
By Mariela Rosario | 12/21/2010 - 11:15

The Norteño band Los Tigres del Norte have been going strong for decades and have amassed millions of albums sales and fans over the years.

Among those fans are Juanes, Zack de la Rocha and Calle 13, who have all signed on to appear in Los Tigres Unplugged special for MTV. It makes sense that these politically inclined musicos love Los Tigres, long seen as "the voice of the people."


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Watch: Jessica Alba on SB 1070: "It's very racist"
By Mariela Rosario | 09/08/2010 - 17:30

Jessica Alba recently sat down with MTV Tr3s to promote her new film Machete and they asked her what she thinks about the controversial SB 1070 passed in Arizona last spring and immigration reform. Here's what she had to say:

 


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Are the Self-Proclaimed 'Jersey Shore' Guidettes Actually Latina?
By Mariela Rosario | 02/17/2010 - 10:00

When we first heard grumblings of this rumor a few weeks ago we chose to ignore it because, quite frankly, we weren't really sure we wanted to claim any of the cast members of Jersey Shore! But whispers have turned to shouts and yesterday Jenni "JWOWW" Farley paid a little visit to Fox's Strategy Room to set the record straight.


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Pedro Zamora's Life Remembered
By Angie Romero | 04/01/2009 - 18:00

We’re not purposely trying to be depressing here, what with our coverage of Selena (R.I.P.), Seven Pounds, and now the Pedro movie, which airs tonight on MTV and MTV Tres at 8 p.m. EST. But some things you just can’t avoid talking about. On that note, I’ll go on.


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Outrage at MTV for "True Life: I'm a Nuyorican" Episode
By Mariela Rosario | 01/30/2009 - 13:30

This past Sunday, MTV aired a new episode of their popular True Life series entitled "I'm a Nuyorican." Unfortunately, MTV chose to highlight three young people who embrace and embody the most negative and damaging stereotypes of the Nuyorican community.


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