Maria Canals-Barrera
EXCLUSIVE: Selena Gomez's TV Mom Maria Canals-Barrera Approves of Justin Bieber: "He's Not A Wizard!"
By Adriana Rivera | 01/06/2012 - 13:35

With Disney Channel sitcom Wizards of Waverly Place ending its four season run tonight at 8 p.m. (EST), one question is left unanswered: which young wizard will win the wizard competition? Cuban-American actress and Selena Gomez’s TV mom Maria Canals-Barrera shared with Latina.com exclusively about who her character Theresa Russo is rooting for to win the final competition, playing a Latina mother on television, and what she really thinks about Gomez’s boyfriend Justin Bieber.


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Fashionista of the Year: Selena Gomez
Fashionista of the Year: Selena Gomez!
By Verky Arcos | 12/29/2011 - 10:30

At the end of the year, we took a look at all of our fashion forward celebrities to see who was the most fashionable of 2011, and while the competition is tough, we finally narrowed it down to the one fashionista that made no fashion faux pas this past year. Although she is young, the beautiful Selena Gomez is up there with the best of them when it comes to show-stopping fashion ensembles that range from sexy and hip cocktail dresses to fun and classic pieces. 


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Covers
The 21 Latina Cover Girls of the Year—And Pitbull!
By Lee Hernandez | 12/29/2011 - 01:45

It's been a remarkable year for Latina Magazine! In this, our 15th Anniversary Year, we featured several A-list Latina stars on our covers (Salma Hayek, Zoe Saldana, Jessica Alba)—and one issue featured the man of every Latina's dreams (Pitbull!). And for the first time in our history, we proudly featured 15 of Hollywood's biggest Latina stars on a http://www.latina.com/entertainment/buzz/check-out-our-historic-15th-ann...


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The 10 Best Songs of the Year by Latino Artists
The 10 Best Songs of the Year by Latino Artists
By Adriana Rivera | 12/28/2011 - 10:26

2011 was full of chart-toppers and hip-shakers from the hottest Latino artists. We decided to take a retrospective look at the songs that got us dancing and singing along. From Jennifer Lopez to Pitbull and Demi Lovato to Selena Gomez, they’re all here! These are the songs that were stuck in our heads this year and were infectious enough to influence the music scene for the better. See if your favorites made the list...


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Top Looks of 2011
10 Latinas Who Owned the Red Carpet in 2011!
By Verky Arcos | 12/25/2011 - 19:13

From Jennifer Lopez to Zoe Saldana to Selena Gomez, A-list Latinas were the best dressed Hollywood stars at dozens of events this year. Here are our picks for the 10 Best Latina red carpet looks of 2011!

Trend Alert: Houndstooth Printed Pieces


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Selena Gomez's Mother Suffers Miscarriage
Selena Gomez's Mother Suffers Miscarriage
By Amaris Castillo | 12/20/2011 - 09:10

Heartbreaking news for Selena Gomez and her family. According to E! Online, the part-Mexican singer/actress canceled two concerts scheduled this past weekend because her mother reportedly suffered a miscarriage. The website is reporting that Gomez’s rep cited a “family emergency” as the reason for the concerts being canceled.


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WATCH: Selena Gomez in 'Wizards of Waverly Place' Finale Clip
WATCH: Selena Gomez in 'Wizards of Waverly Place' Finale Clip
By Amaris Castillo | 12/16/2011 - 08:56

It’s less than a month away from the series finale of Selena Gomez’s Wizards of Waverly Place. The Emmy-winning Disney show, which helped catapult the part-Mexican teen singer/actress to superstardom, will end on January 6, 2012. When news first broke that season four would be the show’s last, Gomez spoke exclusively to Latina about it.


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Star Tracker: Nicole Richie, Selena Gomez, Michael Trevino and more!
Star Tracker: Nicole Richie, Selena Gomez, Michael Trevino and more!
By Adriana Rivera | 12/15/2011 - 12:00

—Spanish Duchess De Alba attended the premiere of Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol with Tom Cruise on her arm! According to Blogamole, the 85 year-old hit the red carpet with the movie star who she had befriended when he was filming Knight & Day with Cameron Diaz in Spain. She attended that premiere as well.


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Latinas Giving Back: Stars Who are Making a Difference
Latinas Giving Back: Stars Who are Making a Difference
By Latina Staff | 12/13/2011 - 17:00

This year, many of our Latina celebs have carved time aside from the red carpets and escandalos to give back. And what a tremendous year it’s been!

Some of our fave celebs have placed others before themselves through countless philanthropic endeavors; we’ve seen our seasoned Latinas continue to give, as well as a younger generation emerging with their own worthy causes in mind. Very little feels better than giving back, so we decided to round up our list of Latinas with big hearts – and (of course) big wallets. Check out our list below:


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Latino Celebrities Take Over MTV's New Year's Eve Party
Tyler Posey, Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato To Ring in the New Year on MTV!
By Adriana Rivera | 12/13/2011 - 16:38

Talk about a New Year’s Eve party chock-full of Latino celebrities! MTV’s NYE IN NYC 2012 is set to be co-hosted by part-Mexican singer Demi Lovato, and part-Mexican Teen Wolf star Tyler Posey.

Posey said in an MTV press release, “I love the MTV New Year's Eve Special and am excited to be co-hosting it with Demi Lovato.”


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