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  • Entertainment
    Rosci Diaz’s Holiday Campaign for PETA

    Entertainment Tonight correspondent Rosci Diaz is the new face (and body!) for PETA this holiday season. In...

  • Entertainment
    “Bound 3” Kanye West Parody starring Seth Rogen and James Franco

    This Monday the world was given an early holiday treat when Pineapple Express and This is the End stars Seth Rogen and James Franco released “Bound 3” a parody video to rap superstar Kanye West’s video “Bound 2” which stars his future-wife-to-be Kim Kardashian. The comedic pair, Rogen and Franco that is,...

  • Entertainment
    Ivy Queen Gives Birth To A Baby Girl!

    After years of trying to conceive her own child without any luck with boyfriend and choreographer Xavier Sánchez, 32 the Queen of Reggaeton, IVY QUEEN, 41 also known as, Martha Ivelisse Pesante Rodriquez gave birth to a healthy baby girl yesterday morning at 8:20AM in a hospital in the city of Miami....

  • Entertainment
    The 14th Annual Latin Grammy Awards

    Despite the downpour that halted green carpet proceedings, the 14th Annual Latin Grammy Awards went off with...

  • Entertainment
    Javier Bardem Offered Role of Blackbeard

    Spanish actor Javier Bardem has been offered the role of Blackbeard in the upcoming Warner Bros. film—Pan. The film, scripted by Jason Fuchs and based on the books by J.M. Barrie, tells the tale of an orphan’s adventures in Neverland where he fights evil pirates and saves the natives. The studio is...

  • Entertainment
    Controversy in Argentina, Bieber defaces country’s flag

    It’s not uncommon for musical performers to be bombarded with tossed flowers, teddy bears, signs, and maybe some unmentionable undergarments from audience members during concerts. The display, while can be hazardous, is simply a means by fans who want to give something back as a trinket of their adoration. However, some artists...

  • Entertainment
    Rising Latino Actor cast in 50 Shades of Grey

    While the film has yet to begin filming, and received a minor setback, there is a new casting announcement to the upcoming 50 Shades of Grey film. Latino actor Victor Rasuk has been cast as José Rodriguez, the best friend to the book and film’s protagonist Anastasia Steele to be played by...

  • Entertainment
    Google honors the Queen of Salsa, Celia Cruz’s 88th Birthday

    Today marks the 88th birthday of the Queen of Salsa, Celia Cruz and to honor the singer whose voice was just as sparkling as her image Google has dedicated its browser image to the Late Latin superstar. In her iconic blue and white wig and clad in a peacock style gown, Cruz...

  • Featured
    Robert Rodriguez’s favorite 8 Classic Cult movies

    From classic cult movies like Rolling Thunder, An American Werewolf in London, The Hitcher, and Escape From New York, Mexican American Film Director Robert Rodriguez lists the eight classic cult films that may have been an inspiration for his own work. “All my movies, whether it’s a kid’s movie or an action...

  • News & Politics
    Two Latina Detectives on Brooklyn Nine-Nine

      Yesterday night FOX premiered one of its newest fall television shows called, Brooklyn Nine-Nine. The half-hour cop comedy centers on a group of diverse and talented detectives who are a bit too carefree and childlike which they must quickly turn around with they receive a new captain who plans to turn...

  • News & Politics
    Kennedy Center Honors to commemorate two Latino Superstars

      Last year at the Kennedy Center Honors held at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington D.C., stars Buddy Guy, Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman, Natalia Makarova, and Led Zeppelin were honored for being successful artists in their specific genre of entertainment. This year two Latinos will take...

  • Entertainment
    The return of a mature Xtina, Christina Aguilera’s new look

    She’s not exactly returning to her Xtina days, but for a recent Maxim issue Latina Music superstar Christina Aguilera graces the magazine showing off her new look.   The 32-year-old coach and judge of The Voice appears in the magazine wearing nothing but sultry lingerie showcasing her recent slimmed-down body. On the...

  • Movies
    #1 Box Office Film is a Spanish-Speaking Film!…Kind of.

      Usually the #1 film listed after a weekend would be from one of the top studios featuring one or a few of Hollywood’s biggest stars. But that is not the case this weekend. The hit movie this weekend was not an American film, nor was it even in English.   The...

  • News & Politics
    Vin Diesel receives star on Walk of Fame & Debuts Family

      The 46-year-old actor has been in such films, apart from the street-racing franchise, like The Chronicles of Riddick and xXx which have warranted the action star the coveted plaque.   Yesterday, the Fast and Furious star received the honorable recognition becoming the 2,504th star to receive a star on the Walk...

  • Entertainment
    The 2013 Video Music Awards Recap

    For the first time, the VMAs were hosted at the Barclays Centers in Brooklyn, NY without an actual host. The performers and presenters took over the stage with announcing nominees and winners while giving their own commentary throughout the show. Here is a recap of the performances, the winners of the awards...

  • News & Politics
    And the nominees are…

    The Barclays Center in Brooklyn will be the meeting point of the music industries finest when on August 25th 2013 when the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards takes over. Amongst such music artists like Lady GaGa, Justin Timberlake¸ and Katy Perry to name a few who will be attending the award show....

  • News & Politics
    New York Yankees Star suspended for 211 regular-session games

    A decision came down today regarding the fate of Major League Baseball superstar Alex Rodriguez regarding allegations that Rodriguez used performance-enhancing drugs. The MLB decided to suspended the New York Yankee player for 211 regular-season games, meaning Rodriguez will be out for the remainder of this season and the 2014 season. Rodriguez’s...

  • News & Politics
    Introducing: Luna Encinas Cruz

    On July 22nd Latino superstars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem welcomed their second child a baby girl, today the baby’s name has been revealed as Luna Encinas Cruz. The selection of the name not only has Latino heritage but means a great deal to the couple. In Spanish, Luna means moon meanwhile...

  • Entrepreneurship
    Young Voices: The New Audience – Attracting Diverse Americans

    The 2012 elections analyst of the elections noted how Latinos came out in record breaking numbers and very well have been the reason why President Barack Obama was re-elected. Since then members of the Democratic Party and Republican Party have branched out to sway the Latino community for future elections. This newly...

  • Entertainment
    Guillermo Del Toro talks about latest scifi film Pacific Rim

    In Guillermo de Toro’s latest film in the near future monstrous creatures come from another world through a portal in the pacific ocean and threaten to expunge humanity from the world, but in Pacific Rim humanity comes together to fight back to protect themselves and their home. Mexican director Guillermo de Toro’s,...

  • Entertainment
    Latino channel Mun2 holding auditions for new bilingual-speaking talent

    Mun2 the Latino channel known for bringing such shows as I Love Jenni and Larrymania has begun a search for bilingual-speaking on-air video-jockeys, or VJs, for their music shows and other entertainment specials. “We’re giving people a chance to introduce themselves to us and earn an on-air spot on Mun2 – one...

  • Entertainment
    Desperate Housewives Star, Eva Longoria has found love

    Well, after three months of rumors circulating that the Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria and Miami-based entrepreneur and philanthropist Ernesto Arguello are now officially dating. While during the months of the two being together were not true, the actress confirmed their relationship just started to PEOPLEmagazine. The Tex-Mexican actress, 38, met Arguello,...

  • Entertainment
    Actor James Gandolfini dead at 51

    He was known for his memorable as mob boss Tony Soprano on HBO’s The Soprano sadly actor James Gandolfini died today of a possible heart attack while on holiday in Rome, Italy at the age of 51. While noticeably shy to the press and public, the New Jersey born actor best known...

  • Entertainment
    Victor Gonzalez Jr. To Make NASCAR History This Weekend At Sonoma Raceway

    This Sunday Victor Gonzalez, Jr. will become a part of NASCAR history when he takes part in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race as the first Caribbean driver to take part in the competition. The Puerto Rican driver will join Juan Pablo Montoya in the race as one of the two Hispanic...