Latino Celebrities Tweet Oprah
Latino Celebs Bid Farewell to Oprah on Twitter
By Irasema Romero | 05/26/2011 - 12:09

Latino celebs took to twitter over the last couple of days to bid farewell to the queen of daytime talk, Oprah Winfrey

Mariah Carey tweeted: "Thank u Oprah for inspiring, educating & most importantly giving so many the power to dream & have hope these past 25 yrs! Love & God bless."

Eva Longoria tweeted: "Thank you @Oprah for all that you gave us for all these years! I'm gonna deeply miss your show!!"

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Oprah and Shakira
Shakira Surpasses Oprah!
By Irasema Romero | 05/25/2011 - 16:10

We've always known that Shakira is both popular and influential, so it doesn't surprise us that the Colombian singer has now surpassed Oprah in Twitter followers – making her the only Latina currently among the Top 10 most followed users on the social media website! 

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POLL: Which Latina Should Become the Next Queen of Daytime TV?
By Lee Hernandez | 04/15/2011 - 16:12

With Oprah set to end her 25-year-run as the queen of daytime television, and ABC trading its long-running soaps for niche talk shows, we were not the least bit surprised by an In Touch Weekly report that Nicole Richie is working on a pilo

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Elizabeth Espinosa
EXCLUSIVE: Will Elizabeth Espinosa be the New Oprah?
By Lee Hernandez | 01/21/2011 - 13:41

We don't know if you are watching OWN, The Oprah Winfrey Network, but you should be, if only to support Elizabeth Espinosa a contestant on Your OWN Show: Oprah's Search for the Next TV Star (Fridays at 9/8c).

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Oprah Story
No Latinos on Oprah's New Network—or Anywhere Else on TV
By Lee Hernandez | 01/07/2011 - 18:19

Since the launch of Oprah's OWN cable television channel on January 1st, we've noticed that most of the protégés on Lady O's new network are white, and that while there's plenty that's worth seeing on the channel, there's one thing that's missing: Latinos! 

We make up roughly 14 percent of the U.S. population (and growing fast!) and yet, there isn't room for a single Latino personality to host a program on the new network?

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Preview of Ricky Martin on Oprah
Preview of Ricky Martin on Oprah
By anonymous | 11/01/2010 - 16:45 is reporting that Ricky Martin told Oprah Winfrey during their exclusive interview that he "just started crying like a little baby" after he sent the email announcing to the world that he was gay. Martin's interview with the talk show queen airs tomorrow, November 2nd.

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Ricky Martin Appearing on Oprah!
Ricky Martin Appearing on Oprah!
By Mariela Rosario | 09/29/2010 - 14:00

Ricky Martin is going to appear on the farewell season of Oprah Winfrey's iconic talk show this fall! He is expected to open up about the recent major milestones in his life.

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Ingrid Betancourt Responds to Critics: "I wasn't going to accept being treated like an object"
By Mariela Rosario | 09/23/2010 - 17:15

Oprah Winfrey hosted famous Colombian hostage and former presidential candidate Ingrid Betancourt on her talk show this week and the interview was riveting. Betancourt speaks about how we she was able to survive for so long in the jungle and what happened when she tried to escape not one, not twice, but four times from the FARC's captivity.

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Tube News: George Lopez Gets Leno’d & Oprah Gives Christina Aguilera Away
By Lee Hernandez | 04/13/2010 - 14:18

You might want to get a large order of fries and a 40 oz. Coke to go along with this week’s super-sized edition of Tube News because Latino TV stars are dominating headlines this week.

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"Precious" Nabs Top Prize at Toronto Film Festival
By Mariela Rosario | 09/21/2009 - 11:48

Lee Daniels's Precious, produced by Oprah Winfrey and based on the novel Push by Sapphire, took home the top prize over the weekend at the Toronto Film Festival. The coveted audience award at the festival is a traditionally seen as a predictor for Oscar contenders. Last year's audience award winner was a little film called Slumdog Millionaire.

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