By Yara Simon | 03/06/2014 - 13:04
Life is just like TV, right?
Turning 15 is a rite of passage for Latinas, and TV shows have perfectly depicted this tradition. Well, sort of. Real life may have less puffy pink dresses and a lot more planning. But there is some truth to it, which is why these episodes resonate so well with Latinas. Here are 15 ways TV shows characterize Quinceañeras:
By Amaris Castillo | 06/26/2013 - 10:09
We know the insanely sexy Channing Tatum has dance moves for days (ahem, Step Up and the temperature-rising Magic Mike)… but how did he learn to dance?
In Vanity Fair’s July 2013 cover story, the 33-year-old actor (and proud new father) was asked how he learned how to bust a move.
You’re going to love his answer:
By Samantha Leal | 05/30/2013 - 12:59
Preparing for a Quinceañera is much like preparing for a wedding – everything has to be planned down to the detail, including (and perhaps most importantly) the dress! While we were excited to check out the new Disney collection of dresses for one’s quince, we were also thinking of all the extravagant options out there. Here are some of the most outrageous options we’ve seen. Did your dress top these?
By Kamren Curiel | 10/22/2012 - 10:10
Quinceañeras have become quite the trend; even in Hollywood. Just ask Bella Thorne, the Cuban American Shake It Up star who’s been planning hers since she was 13. She celebrated her 15th birthday in the heart of Tinseltown Saturday with family, friends and Disney costars.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/21/2011 - 17:05
Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ hit show, Quiero Mis Quinces, we meet Yeleini – a Cuban American teenager whose Moulin-Rouge themed quinces was the definition of extravagant.
The biggest challenge facing the Miami 15-year-old was the budget for her party. To make her quinces dream come true, Yeleini’s family had to move into her abuelito’s house, which was really difficult. On top of that, Yeleini’s guest list ballooned up to 70 more than originally accounted for. Would her party be a hit – or a miss?