Grading the Networks: Diversity Report Card Series
7 Reasons There Aren’t Enough Latinos on TV
By Lee Hernandez | 12/15/2011 - 13:07

Why aren't there more Latinos on TV? That's a question we ask often here at Latina. So this fall, we set out to grade the major TV networks (and some cable networks, too) to find out if they're featuring enough Latinos in their primetime shows. Read on to find out which networks made the grade (and which ones failed). 

Do the Emmy Awards Only Reward Latina Stereotypes?


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Fall Diversity Report Card: NBC
Fall TV Diversity Report Card: NBC
By Lee Hernandez | 12/13/2011 - 16:08

When it comes to diversity, NBC is no ABC. Still, the Peacock network did try to add some diversity to its primetime programming this fall—emphasis on “tried.”

Fall TV Diversity Report Card: ABC


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A Latina Wins NBC’s ‘The Sing-Off’!
By Amaris Castillo | 11/29/2011 - 11:00

Last night on NBC’s The Sing-Off, electro-funky quintet Pentatonix was crowned the champion.

The group won a $200,000 prize and a Sony recording contract on the cappella competition show. That’s great news for the Texas-based group, but what’s most thrilling to us is that there’s a Latina woman in Pentatonix!


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Kenny Ortega to Head Latino Dance Studio Drama
Kenny Ortega to Direct New Latino Family Pilot for NBC
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 11:05

Kenny Ortega has a new project in the works – and it centers on Latinos! The director of Spanish descent will serve as executive producer to a Latino family drama being developed by NBC, according to Deadline.

Kenny Ortega to Direct Remake of Hit Film ‘Dirty Dancing’


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Meet the Latina Contestants of Miss Universe 2011!
Meet the Latinas of the Miss Universe 2011 Pageant!
By Amaris Castillo | 09/12/2011 - 12:30

More than 80 vying women are up for the title of Miss Universe 2011, which will be held live tonight in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


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Natalie Morales Heads to Brazil for Miss Universe Competition
Natalie Morales Heads to Brazil for Miss Universe Competition
By Amaris Castillo | 09/08/2011 - 12:56

This year’s Miss Universe competition will air next Monday and one of our 15th Anniversary cover girls, NBC news anchor Natalie Morales, will host the event with Bravo president Andy Cohen.


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WATCH: Behind the Scenes with Eva Longoria & George Lopez for the ALMA Awards
WATCH: Behind the Scenes with Eva Longoria & George Lopez for the ALMA Awards
By Mariela Rosario | 09/06/2011 - 20:14

Eva Longoria and George Lopez got together recently to film promotional spots for the upcoming ALMA awards and we got our hands on the behind the scenes video from our partners at Celestrellas.

Christina Aguilera, Selena Gomez Lead 2011 ALMA Award Nominations


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Cuban Actor Danny Pino Books 'Law & Order: SVU!'
Cuban Actor Danny Pino Books 'Law & Order: SVU!'
By Lee Hernandez | 06/27/2011 - 18:30

He won our poll last week, and now Cuban actor Danny Pino has won the vote of Law & Order: SVU executive producer, Dick Wolf.


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Four Latinos Head to the Finals on 'The Voice'!
Four Latinos Head to the Finals on 'The Voice'!
By Lee Hernandez | 06/01/2011 - 10:15

A Latino just won FOX’s American Idol, and now four Latinos (Raquel Castro, Javier Colon, Vicci Martinez and Xenia) have advanced to the live rounds on NBC's hit singing competition, The Voice.


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Christina Aguilera
EXCLUSIVE: Christina Aguilera on 'Voice' Team: "I See Parts of Me in Each Member"
By Jazmin Perez | 05/10/2011 - 09:40

We caught up with international pop star Christina Aguilera to find out how what she thinks about her new gig as a judge on NBC's hit singing competition The Voice! Rumor has it that things get a little heated on tonight's episode when Christina's team members Frenchie Davis and Tarralyn Ramsey battle it out.


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