Grading the Networks: Diversity Report Card Series
7 Reasons There Aren’t Enough Latinos on TV
By Lee Hernandez | 12/15/2011 - 13:07

Why aren't there more Latinos on TV? That's a question we ask often here at Latina. So this fall, we set out to grade the major TV networks (and some cable networks, too) to find out if they're featuring enough Latinos in their primetime shows. Read on to find out which networks made the grade (and which ones failed). 

Do the Emmy Awards Only Reward Latina Stereotypes?

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Is Christina Aguilera Coming Out with a New Single?
Is Christina Aguilera Coming Out with a New Single?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/14/2011 - 17:08

We hope this rumor is true!

Perez Hilton is reporting that Christina Aguilera is returning to music and, best of all, a single by the half-Ecuadorian songstress is coming out… soon.

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Sara Ramirez to Lend Voice in New Disney Series About a Little Girl Princess
Sara Ramirez to Lend Voice in New Disney Princess Series
By Amaris Castillo | 12/13/2011 - 12:10

We’ll soon be introduced to a new Disney princess – and this one is much, much younger. We’re talking about a niña here.

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EXCLUSIVE: Olivia Longott from 'Love & Hip Hop'
EXCLUSIVE: Olivia Longott from 'Love & Hip Hop' On Her Relationship With Her Mother
By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 17:00

The second season of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop is still underway – and we caught up with one of its stars today about her time on the show so far.

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EXCLUSIVE: Stephanie from 'Quiero Mis Quinces'
EXCLUSIVE: Stephanie from 'Quiero Mis Quinces' On Fighting to Have Her Party 'Her' Way
By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 16:00

Tonight on MTV Tr3s’ hit show, Quiero Mis Quinces, we meet Stephanie – an Ecuadorian American teenager who found her own quinces party plans slightly overshadowed by plans made by her mami and sister.

With her strong personality, the 15-year-old New Jersey teen did her best to wrestle her way through her party planning to make it the way she’d hoped. Did Stephanie succeed?

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‘CNN Heroes’ Recap: J.R. Martinez, Sofia Vergara, & George Lopez
By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 09:54

Some of our favorite Latino stars attended this weekend’s fifth annual CNN Heroes event!

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'¡Rob!' With Eugenio Derbez & Rob Schneider Is Finally Here!
By Amaris Castillo | 12/09/2011 - 11:15

Eugenio Derbez was right – his new CBS comedy ¡Rob! is like Meet the Mexicans! In an interview with earlier this fall, the Mexican actor likened the upcoming show (which premieres on Thursday, Jan. 12.) to the hit movie Meet the Parents. ¡Rob! centers on an architect named Rob (played by Schneider) who marries into a tight-knit Mexican family. 

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EXCLUSIVE: Laura Govan from 'Basketball Wives L.A.'
EXCLUSIVE: Laura Govan From ‘Basketball Wives L.A.’ On Wedding Plans & Her Sister’s Breakup
By Amaris Castillo | 12/08/2011 - 17:17

The season of VH1’s hit show Basketball Wives L.A. may be over, but there is plenty of residual buzz surrounding its stars, in particular Laura Govan.

After the show, the part-Mexican, part-black mother of four (and sister of Gloria Govan) has undergone quite a few transitions recently, such as her engagement to on-and-off-again boyfriend, NBA baller Gilbert Arenas. Govan also looks better than ever, having shed about 80 pounds to reveal a slimmer, svelte figure.

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WATCH: 'The Three Stooges' Trailer with Sofia Vergara
WATCH: Sofia Vergara Flirts with Conan & The Three Stooges
By Amaris Castillo | 12/08/2011 - 10:23

The Three Stooges are back, and Colombian actress Sofia Vergara has a starring role! Moe, Larry, and Curly are beng revived in the upcoming slapstick comedy titled The Three Stooges. Directed by Bobby and Peter Farrelly, the film follows the stooges as they return to their childhood orphanage. The trio accidentally stumbles into a murder plot while trying to save the home, and somehow end up on a successful TV reality show.

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Crushing On...Tyler Posey
Crushing On...Tyler Posey
By Latina Staff | 12/07/2011 - 16:00

This week you were crushing hard on a Teen Wolf and we can't blame you! 20-year-old Tyler Posey is the part-Mexican star of MTV’s new hit show, and he clawed his way to your hearts during this week’s Crushing On poll—snagging 95.8 percent of votes over boxers Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito.

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