Mark Consuelos to Guest Star on 'Ugly Betty'
By smundhra | 08/01/2008 - 14:46

The hotness void Gio left at Mode when he flew off to Rome in the season finale of Ugly Betty will be filled with überhunk Mark Consuelos, sources reveal to TV Guide. The former soap star, who is married to perky talk show host Kelly Ripa, will only appear in one episode, but his character's arrival "plays into a major story arc," according to the magazine.


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Ana Ortiz: "There's a Lot of Trust" Between Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Ronson
By smundhra | 07/29/2008 - 09:39

Looks like Ana Ortiz is channeling her inner bochinchera, just like her Ugly Betty character, Hilda Suarez. The television star gave OK! Magazine a little chisme about her costar Lindsay Lohan and her "gal pal" Samantha Ronson at last night's premiere of Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2:


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'Ugly Betty' Scores Big, America Ferrera Gets Snubbed for ALMA Award Nominations
By smundhra | 07/22/2008 - 09:21

The race to the ALMA Awards (kind of like the all-Latino Golden Globes) kicked off this week with the announcement of this year's nominees by host/executive producer Eva Longoria Parker and Dancing with the Stars finalist Cristian de la Fuente.


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'Ugly Betty' Moves in to New York Neighborhood
By smundhra | 07/21/2008 - 10:09

For New Yorkers, the neighborhood just got a little uglier. The cast and crew of the hit show Ugly Betty have officially moved in. For the show's third season, ABC has relocated the entire production from Los Angeles to New York, where the show takes place.

"I'm totally not unpacked and still living out of a suitcase," Ana Ortiz told People magazine at the Ugly Betty block party in the Jackson Heights neighborhood in Queens, New York, Thursday. "But I'm crashing at my mom's place right now."


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America Ferrera Nominated for Emmy Award
By smundhra | 07/17/2008 - 11:04

América Ferrera might want to clear some space on her mantle and start drafting up acceptance speeches, because the Ugly Betty star has been nominated for a 2008 Primetime Emmy award for her performance on the hit show.


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No 'Ugly Betty' Emmy for Lindsay Lohan
By Latina Staff | 06/18/2008 - 12:26


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"Ugly Betty"'s Tony Plana: Our Favorite TV Dad
By Latina Staff | 06/16/2008 - 12:11

Every time we see Ugly Betty's Ignacio Suarez pull a batch of enchiladas out of the oven, or offer unsolicited (but straight from the heart) advice to his daughters Betty and Hilda, we secretly wish we were in their shoes. Endlessly nurturing and intensely protective, Ignacio has become this generation's iconoclastic Latino father figure. But Tony Plana, the man who puts on an apron over his short-sleeved shirt week after week to play Ignacio, is no stranger to fatherhood himself.


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Ana Ortiz's Clock is Ticking
By Latina Staff | 06/13/2008 - 13:57

Could Ana Ortiz be the next celebrity passenger on the baby bandwagon? It appears that her boss, Ugly Betty producer Salma Hayek, has inspired some motherhood aspirations in Ana, who is 37. As Ana told us, last time she saw pregnant Salma, the soon-to-be-wed star pointed at her and said, "You're next!"


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"Ugly Betty," The Musical?
By Latina Staff | 05/28/2008 - 11:58

Start spreading the news! Everyone's favorite show, Ugly Betty, may be coming to Broadway—if cast member Michael Urie (who plays scheming assistant Marc St. James) can be considered a reliable source. Michael tells a British radio station:


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Inside Latina's party with Ana Ortiz!
By Monica Herrera | 04/30/2008 - 17:22

Ana Ortiz knows how to party! The boricua actress hosted a very special celebration with Latina and 10 Cane Rum in honor of her May 2008 cover (on newsstands now) at Los Angeles’ Library Bar at The Roosevelt Hotel, and tons of her closest friends and VIP pals showed up. Of course, we were there to catch all the action. [Click here] for an inside look!


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