By Sugey Palomares | 01/31/2012 - 11:30
Mercedes Ramirez Johnson survived most people’s worst fear – a plane crash. On her 21st birthday in 1995, Johnson boarded a flight with her parents from Miami to Cali, Colombia. Tragically, the plane crashed in the Andes Mountains and only four people survived. Johnson lost her parents and suffered serious injuries from the accident. Despite all of the challenges she faced, the mother of four boys finished college and transformed her terrible experience into a hopeful story.
By Sugey Palomares | 01/26/2012 - 09:15
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By Amaris Castillo | 01/09/2012 - 15:15
This Thursday, the upcoming comedy show Rob! is set to premiere on CBS. The show centers on an architect (played by Rob Schneider) who marries into a tight-knit Mexican family and has a slew of well-known Latino actors such as Cheech Marin and Lupe Ontiveros in tow.
By Amaris Castillo | 01/09/2012 - 11:16
By the looks of the latest sneak peek of NBC’s hit show The Voice, we think Christina Milian would make a great journalist! As we reported this past fall, the 30-year-old Cuban American singer was named the singing competition’s new social media correspondent for its second season.
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 01/03/2012 - 13:59
Cross-dressing in acting is as old as acting itself. Though at first it was because women weren’t allowed on stages, you can see why the kinkiest of traditions would endure: It can be funny, dramatic, and, if the person is blessed with good genes to begin with, kinda hot!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/21/2011 - 11:52
After months of reporting on Q’Viva: The Chosen, we finally have a glimpse of the show! An extended trailer for Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony’s upcoming musical reality show has hit the web.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/20/2011 - 16:00
Yesterday on MTV Tr3s’ hit show, Quiero Mis Quinces, we met Tianna – a part-Mexican, part-Salvadorian teenager whose quinces party was anything but traditional. In fact, the Californian 15-year-old wanted a Dia de los Muertos theme for her party – which didn’t sit well with her family at first.
By Latina Staff | 12/20/2011 - 08:27
We all know Latin women are badasses: we're strong, educated, voracious for success and no-nonsense. But television hasn't always portrayed us accurately—that is, until 2011! This was the year that Latina TV stars got to play the role of "badass" on the small screen. Here are the five biggest Latina TV badasses of 2011!