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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Star Tracker: Eva Mendes, Zoe Saldana, and Pitbull
By Adriana Rivera | 06/24/2011 - 15:30

— The face of Thierry Mugler’s new Angel fragrance is none other than Eva Mendes. In the ad-campaign, she sings, “The Windmills of Your Mind.” The commercial doesn’t officially air until September, but here is a sneak peak


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WATCH: Jessica Alba in the 'Spy Kids 4' Trailer!
WATCH: Jessica Alba in the 'Spy Kids 4' Trailer!
By Mariela Rosario | 06/01/2011 - 11:00

"Badass mom" (as per Robert Rodriguez) Jessica Alba is starring in the new Spy Kids film opposite Joel McHale and a brand new crew of fresh faced adorable children.


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Robert Rodriguez on Jessica Alba: "She's a Badass Mom"
By Lee Hernandez | 05/02/2011 - 16:00

In real life, Jessica Alba is a mom with a second baby on the way and in Spy Kids 4 (out August 19), Alba also plays a mom — a spy mom!


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Zoe Saldana & Michelle Rodriguez Dazzle at the NHMC Impact Awards
By Gerri Miller | 02/28/2011 - 13:10

The Oscars and Independent Spirits weren’t the only award ceremonies in Hollywood this weekend! The National Hispanic Media Coalition celebrated Latino talent at its 14th annual Impact Awards Gala, hosted by Michelle Rodriguez and Mario Lopez, with Zoe Saldana, producer director Robert Rodriguez, Sofia Vergara among the honorees.


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Robert Rodriguez and Kobe Bryant Star in "The Black Mamba"
By Lee Hernandez | 02/22/2011 - 16:33

Robert Rodriguez's latest film might be his shortest one yet. The Machete director recently directed a short film called, The Black Mamba for Nike Basketball that stars Kobe Bryant as The Black Mamba--a gritty hero who utilizes fundamental basketball skills to dispose of villains such as The Crippler (Danny Trejo), Mister Suave (Bruce Willis) and The Boss (Kanye West).


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