By Lee Hernandez | 08/10/2011 - 09:28
On Monday, Lifetime announced that later this year, 13 Project Runway alums (including Mexican-American fashion designers Mondo Guerra and Elisa Jimenez), will be competing in a new reality competition called, Project Runway: All Stars—a 12 episode series that features the crème de la crème of past seasons going head to head for a host of prizes.
By Lee Hernandez | 08/01/2011 - 14:25
Nina Garcia is a tastemaker and style expert who decides what’s trendy (and what’s not) on Lifetime’s hit reality show, Project Runway. The Colombian journalist has also written four best-selling fashion books, held the title of Fashion Director at top fashion magazines like Elle and Marie Claire, and at her Madison Avenue home in New York City—she has a walk-in closet that overlooks the beautiful clothing in Oscar de la Renta's store.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/28/2011 - 18:29
The new season of Project Runway premieres tonight at 9PM/8C on Lifetime and the show's Colombian judge Nina Garcia spoke exclusively to Latina.com about what we can expect to see on the new season, how season nine will be different from past seasons, and why Jennifer Lopez is the Latina celebrity she'd most like to have on the show as a guest judge!
By Lee Hernandez | 01/15/2011 - 13:00
We've seen the first two episodes of American Idol season 10, and we're happy to report that new AI judge, Jennifer Lopez doesn't disappoint. She's all of the things that people are saying she is: swift, sassy, compassionate, tough when she needs to be, and right on the money when it comes to spotting America's next big superstars.
Watching La Lopez do her thing behind the judge's table got us thinking about other Latin TV judges who have her sass-meets-class attitude. Here are a few of our favorites.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/29/2010 - 00:02
"Mondo Guerra was just robbed!" tweeted 7UC4 just moments after Guerra—the undisputed frontrunner going into tonight’s season 8 finale of Project Runway—lost the reality competition to fellow contestant Gretchen Jones.
Twitter was flooded with angry comments like 7UC4’s tonight from outraged members of “Team Mondo," who wanted Mondo FTW! (For the Win). Some fans said they were so upset about Mondo's loss that they will never watch the show again.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/28/2010 - 18:00
Latinos invaded reality television this year in a big way! Five of ten finalists on FOX’s hit show So You Think You Can Dance were Latin, boricua Roberto Martinez won Ali’s heart on ABC’s The Bachelorette, J-Lo became the first Latina to judge American Idol, and season 21 of the CBS ratings giant, Survivor, was set in Nicaragua.
By Janel Martinez | 09/01/2010 - 14:00
Nina Garcia isn’t the only Latino viewers are tuning in to see on season eight of Project Runway. Two Latino contestants—freelance designer Mondo Guerra, 32, and fashion designer Casanova, 33—help stir up the drama and keep us (and the clothes they create) in stiches.