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Ortega to Topline the Disney Channel's Family Comedy Pilot

Ortega to Topline the Disney Channel’s Family Comedy Pilot “Stuck in the Middle”

Jenna Ortega is finding herself stuck in the middle… The Disney Channel has greenlighted the family comedy pilot Stuck in the Middle starring the young Latina actress, who plays young Jane on the CW’s Jane the Virgin. It’s all part of the...

Mar 1, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Chavira to Guest Star on ABC's Drama Series

Chavira to Guest Star on ABC’s Drama Series “Castle”

Ricardo Chavira is getting political… At least on the small screen. The 43-year-old Mexican American actor has landed a key role on ABC’s drama series Castle. Chavira, best known for portraying Eva Longoria’s husband on Desperate Housewives,...

Mar 1, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Perez Cast in ABC's Comedy Pilot

Perez Cast in ABC’s Comedy Pilot “Mix”

Walter Perez’s name has been added to the Mix… The 32-year-old Mexican American actor has been cast in ABC’s pilot Mix, from Warner Bros. TV and Rashida Jones and Will McCormack’s studio-based Le Train Train. The dramedy explores the...

Feb 28, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Garcia Swisher Lands Lead Role in CBS Comedy Pilot

Garcia Swisher Lands Lead Role in CBS Comedy Pilot

JoAnna Garcia Swisher is heading back to television… The 35-year-old half-Cuban American actress has been cast as the female lead opposite Tommy Johnagin in CBS’ untitled CBS comedy pilot inspired by the comedian’s life. The pilot, from...

Feb 28, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Gabriel Scores First Top Latin Albums in Nearly Two Decades

Gabriel Scores First Top Latin Albums in Nearly Two Decades

It’s been a long time coming, but Juan Gabriel is back at the top of the charts… The iconic 65-year-old Mexican singer/songwriter climbs to No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Latin Albums (dated March 7) with Los Duo, scoring his first chart-topping set...

Feb 28, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Laresca Cast in NBC’s Jennifer Lopez Drama Series

Laresca Cast in NBC’s Jennifer Lopez Drama Series “Shades of Blue”

Vincent Laresca is feeling blue… The 41-year-old half- Panamanian American actor has landed a co-starring role opposite Jennifer Lopez in NBC’s straight-to-series drama Shades of Blue. Written by Adi Hasak and directed by Barry Levinson, Shades...

Feb 28, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires North American Rights to Lopez's

Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires North American Rights to Lopez’s “Lila and Eve”

Jennifer Lopez is a Goldwyn girl… of sorts. Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired the North American distribution rights to the 45-year-old Puerto Rican singer-actress and American Idol judge’s latest film Lila and Eve. The Charles Stone...

Feb 27, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Good Lands Lead Role in Fox’s Drama Pilot

Good Lands Lead Role in Fox’s Drama Pilot “Minority Report”

Meagan Good is in the Minority… The 33-year-old part-Puerto Rican actress has signed has landed the female lead role in Fox’s drama pilot Minority Report, a sequel to the Steven Spielberg-directed movie set 10 years after the end of Precrime...

Feb 27, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Aguilera Impersonates

Aguilera Impersonates “Sex and the City” Character Once Again

Christina Aguilera is quite impressionable… The 34-year-old half-Ecuadorian American singer and The Voice coach has followed up her spot-on impression of Britney Spears, which has garnered more than 25.2 million views on YouTube, with an oldie but...

Feb 27, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
J Balvin Scores First No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart with

J Balvin Scores First No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs Chart with “Ay Vamos”

It’s a big first for J Balvin… The 29-year-old Colombian reggaeton singer, considered the breakout Latino artist of 2014, has scored his first No. 1 on Billboard’s Hot Latin Songs chart as “Ay Vamos” hops 4-1 in its 25th week on...

Feb 27, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »