By Amaris Castillo | 11/08/2011 - 16:30
Last week, we reported the exciting news that Soledad O’Brien is headed back to CNN to anchor a morning news show next year. The award-winning journalist, who is half Cuban, is expected to lead a show at 7 a.m. – and Ashleigh Banfield and Zoraida Sambolin, according to TVNewser, will co-anchor an earlier show at 5 a.m.
By Lee Hernandez | 10/26/2011 - 20:39
There are more Latino hosts on TV today than there have ever been before, and with the news that Cuban singer Christina Millian is joining NBC's hit show The Voice as a new Social Media Correspondent in January, we thought this was the perfect time to share our picks for the 15 Best Latino TV Hosts of All Time!
By Miranda Noland | 05/02/2011 - 08:49
By Mariela Rosario | 01/18/2011 - 12:00
We were shocked to hear that Regis Philbin was retiring. OK, maybe not that shocked since the legendary TV host is getting up there in age. But it got us thinking about the situation with Latinos on daytime TV, as in, there aren't any—ever!
So, we decided to round up some great contenders to join Kelly Ripa on her hit morning talk show. We've skipped over her hubby, Mark Consuelos (even though he'd be a good match) mainly because we wanted to give a few other less obvious contenders a shot.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/22/2009 - 12:47
Part one of Soledad O'Brien's new documentary series Latino in America aired last night. In it she focused on the story of Latinos who share the last name Garcia, which has become the eighth most popular last name in the United States.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/16/2009 - 18:00
María de la Soledad Teresa O'Brien never felt limited by her multi-cultural background. With an Afro-Cuban mom and an Irish dad, O'Brien didn't struggle with her identity. Instead, she put it to good use. As one of the faces of CNN, O'Brien has already shared with us her perspective on being Black in America, and now she's tackling what it means to be Latino in this country.
By Miranda Noland | 07/10/2009 - 14:35
By Mariela Rosario | 01/19/2009 - 14:01
Last night, the best and brightest Latino stars came out to celebrate the inauguration of President Elect Barack Obama. The Latino Inaugural Gala, co-hosted by Rosario Dawson's Voto Latino organization and the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) garnered some serious star power. The list of celebs was a mile long and included, George Lopez, Luis Fonsi, and Lila Downs.