Star Tracker: Shakira, Alexa Vega, Antonio Banderas & More!
Star Tracker: Shakira, Alexa Vega, Antonio Banderas & More!
By Adriana Rivera | 08/11/2011 - 13:30

Shakira recently posted a video on her YouTube channel having fun playing golf in Mexico, hitting a few holes in one, and even giving lessons to friends. Of course, there were also shots of the Colombian singer goofing off and being silly.


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Crushing On...Robert Rodriguez
Crushing On...Robert Rodriguez
By Latina Staff | 08/10/2011 - 10:00

This week you're crushing on Tejano director and screenplay writer Robert Rodriguez!


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Latino Directors
12 Films By Latinos, For Latinos, Starring Latinos
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 08/09/2011 - 17:00

With Robert Rodriguez’s Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World rolling into theaters this month, featuring no fewer than four Latino lead actors (Jessica Alba, Alexa Vega, Daryl Sabara and Danny Trejo), we thought about how encouraging it is that throughout the years, Latino directors have put together films about us, starring us.

Here’s our list of outstanding examples:


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VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
By Jazmin Perez | 08/08/2011 - 14:00

This week we’re crushing on an athlete, and actor/singer, and movie director. 

Angel Pagan: This past Friday the New York Mets had their Fiesta Latina at Citi Field and all the players looked extra cute in the Los Mets uniform, especially their super cute Dominicano center fielder.

Tyler Posey: The star of MTV's Teen Wolf looked super sharp on the blue carpet at yesterday’s 2011 Teen Choice Awards. We understand why all the high school girls are after him!


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WATCH: Selena Gomez’s First Ever Film Role!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/29/2011 - 11:30

Before Selena Gomez soared to stardom with her role in Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place, she was just a local Texas girl who Robert Rodriguez decided to cast in his first Spy Kids film. 

Beauty Transformation: Selena Gomez


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Robert Rodriguez Starts New Studio, Taking on 'Heavy Metal'
By Amaris Castillo | 07/26/2011 - 12:00

Robert Rodriguez spoke about his newest ventures recently during a panel at Comic-Con.  The Mexican-American director behind the Spy Kids franchise and Machete shared that he has acquired the rights to the R-rated cartoon anthology Heavy Metal, CBS News reports. 


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From Marriage to Misery: 10 Celebrity Divorces
From Marriage to Misery: 10 Celebrity Divorces
By Latina Staff | 07/15/2011 - 21:00

Ahhh, love—so exciting and new! Until, all of a sudden, it's not anymore.

Unfortunately, all weddings do not end in happily ever after. As Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony can attest—they announced they’re calling it quits today!—it's harder to maintain marital bliss than it seems. At least they can take some consolation in the fact that they are far from the only famous Latino couple to fizzle out.

Here are some other famous Latin celeb divorces:


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What to Watch: Ranchero
What to Watch: Ranchero
By Angie Romero | 07/08/2011 - 16:31

We could very well rename this column the “What to Watch That Danny Trejo Stars In” because the prolific Mexican American actor seems to release a new movie every week! And we love him for it. Ranchero is his new indie film, opening today in limited theaters across the country. Directed by newcomer Richard Kaponas, Ranchero is a fish-out-of-water story focused on aspiring photographer Jesse Torres (Roger Gutierrez), who leaves his Sacramento cattle-ranch life for the mean streets of Los Angeles.


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Spy Kids Trailer
WATCH: Jessica Alba in the New 'Spy Kids 4' Trailer
By Amaris Castillo | 07/05/2011 - 10:30

A new trailer for Jessica Alba’s film, Spy Kids 4: All the Time in the World is out! In the film, Alba plays Marissa Cortez Wilson, a retired secret agent who is called back into action after a villain threatens to conquer the planet. The film also stars Spy Kids veteran Alexa Vega and is directed by Robert Rodriguez.

FIRST LOOK: Jessica Alba in Robert Rodriguez’s ‘Spy Kids’ Reboot


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