By Priscilla Rodriguez | 11/30/2013 - 10:00
Many Latino celebrities in the U.S. struggle to speak Spanish and are often frustrated by the reaction of others when they say they don't speak the language. But not being able to speak Español does not make them any less Latino than those who speak it fluently.
In honor of non-Spanish speaking Latinos everywhere, we've rounded up 20 celebrities who don't speak the language either:
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/15/2013 - 14:35
It's been 26 years since The Bold and the Beautiful has been on the air, but 2013 will mark the first time the soap opera will feature a Mexican actor.
According to Fox News Latino, the show began airing in 1987 and has won various awards, including the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series each year between 2009 and 2011.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/21/2013 - 17:45
Ever sit around and think, "Man, I wish Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony would just get back together again?" Us too, chicas! That's why we decided to dedicate some time to couples we've lost throughout the years. Here are 25 celebrity couple love reunions we really wish could happen (even though we know they probably never will):
By Kamren Curiel | 03/06/2013 - 15:53
More celebration is under way for General Hospital, which is reveling in its 50th anniversary on ABC, as EW reports that Mexican American actress Vanessa Marcil will reprise her role as Brenda Barrett on the hit soap opera. Marcil will join Ingo Rademacher, who played her onscreen on-again-off-again lover Jax on the show.
By Sugey Palomares | 08/22/2012 - 12:00
Good afternoon chismosos! Ready to get your gossip fix? Dig in below:
By Lee Hernandez | 04/15/2011 - 19:28
Just as telenovelas are getting bigger/dominating the ratings, English-language soap operas are quickly becoming extinct. On Thursday, ABC revealed that All My Children will end in September and that One Life to Live will wrap in January 2012.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/15/2010 - 11:00
Is it just us, or did everyone get married last weekend? Add Mexican actress Vanessa Marcil (General Hospital, Beverly Hills, 90210) to the list because she is now a Mrs. A rep for the actress has confirmed to Latina.com that Marcil, 41, has tied the knot, telling us, "She is now married to [CSI: NY actor] Carmine Giovinazzo."
By Lee Hernandez | 06/11/2010 - 17:00
Maiara Walsh, 22, a series regular on the hit dramedy, Desperate Housewives, is leaving Wisteria Lane temporarily for a one-episode guest appearance on ABC Family’s The Secret Life of the American Teenager. Walsh told Latina.com exclusively (spoiler alert!): “I play one of Shailene Woodley’s friends and a fellow teen mother.” The Brazilian actress’s episode will air sometime in August. Walsh isn’t the only Latina actress who booked a guest-starring role this week.
By Lee Hernandez | 04/26/2010 - 12:00
Latinos don’t fit into any one mold. We come in all shapes, sizes and colors—and our TV stars are no exception. Last week, Latina.com reader Maria Ortiz proved that when she pointed out that Glee star, Lea Michelle, is actually part-Spanish (she has Sephardic Jewish heritage) on our Facebook fan page. Maria’s observation prompted us to think of other Latin TV stars who people might not know are Latin.