By Mariela Rosario | 08/24/2010 - 15:15
Jessica Alba, Danny Trejo and Robert Rodriguez paid a visit to Despierta America to talk up their new film Machete, hitting theaters Sept. 3rd. And watching the interview we realized that, surprisingly enough, not one of the Latino stars speaks Spanish fluently.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/30/2010 - 16:30
We caught up with Michelle Rodriguez on the red carpet of the New York International Latino Film Festival for the premiere of her new film Tropico de Sangre. Rodriguez stars in the film as Minerva Mirabal, one of the inspiring Mirabal sisters in the Dominican Republic who dared to defy the ruthless dictator Rafael Trujillo—which eventually lead to their assassination in a sugar field.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/15/2010 - 17:00
Alexa Vega is getting married to her boyfriend Sean Covel, who produced Napoleon Dynamite. Covel, 33 proposed to Vega, 21 at a film festival in his home state of South Dakota in Nov. 2009.
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 07/09/2010 - 16:00
Since filmmaker Robert Rodriguez produced Predators, the reboot of the 80s franchise dropping in theaters across the country tonight, we weren't at all surprised to learn that Alice Braga's character, Isabelle, is seriously badass. After all, Rodriguez loves to fill his films with strong women who wreak as much havoc as the male characters—something he attributes to having grown up with five sisters.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/07/2010 - 16:00
Lindsay Lohan has been sentenced to 90 days in jail followed by a stint in an inpatient drug rehabilitation facility after repeatedly breaching the terms of her probabtion by failing to attend alcohol education classes. The troubled actress's career has been in a never ending tailspin for the last few years; but Lohan does still have a few friends who are willing to support her.
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 05/12/2010 - 17:45
Summer doesn’t officially start until the middle of June, but we all know that Hollywood plays by its own rules. Every year, the summer movie season seems to start earlier and earlier and this year is no exception. Iron Man 2 kicked it off this weekend, raking in gazillions of dollars and charming critics and run-of-the-mill moviegoers alike. Robert Rodriguez’s Machete closes it out on September 3 with a star-studded tribute to the b-film movie genre. What’s in the middle?