Posts Tagged ‘Gina Rodriguez’

Navedo to Star in the CW’s Pilot

Navedo to Star in the CW’s Pilot “Jane the Virgin”

Andrea Navedo has landed the mother of a role… The Latina actress, who rose to acclaim on the soap operas One Life to Live and Guiding Light, has joined the cast of the CW’s pilot Jane the Virgin, starring Gina Rodriguez and Jaime Camil. Based...

Mar 16, 14 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Camil to Star Opposite Gina Rodriguez in the CW's

Camil to Star Opposite Gina Rodriguez in the CW’s “Jane the Virgin” Pilot

Jaime Camil has a date with la virgen… The 40-year-old Mexican actor/singer, who most recently starred in a gender-bending role on the telenovela Por Ella Soy Eva, is making his U.S. pilot debut with a starring role opposite Gina Rodriguez in the...

Mar 8, 14 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
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Rivera’s “Filly Brown” Earns $1.36 Million In Its Debut Weekend

Jenni Rivera’s first and, sadly, last big screen acting debut is reporting strong numbers… The late Mexican American singer’s music drama Filly Brown earned a hefty $1.36 million at the box office in only 188 theaters this weekend. “The...

Apr 22, 13 • Entertainment1 Comment »
Rivera's Feature Film Debut in

Rivera’s Feature Film Debut in “Filly Brown” to Entertain Theater Audiences This Weekend

Jenni Rivera’s first and only big screen acting role will finally see the light at box offices nationwide… The 2012 Sundance Film Festival hit Filly Brown will open in theaters on Friday amid great anticipation over seeing the late Mexican...

Apr 18, 13 • Entertainment1 Comment »
Rodriguez Cast in Fox's

Rodriguez Cast in Fox’s “Wild Blue” Drama Pilot

Gina Rodriguez is headed into the wild blue (yonder)… The Puerto Rican actress has been cast as the female lead in Fox’s Navy drama pilot Wild Blue, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The project, which has been described as a mix between...

Mar 18, 13 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rodriguez to Star in

Rodriguez to Star in “Marching Banda”

Gina Rodriguez has joined the Banda… The Puerto Rican actress has signed on to star in Marching Banda. Rodriguez, who starred as an aspiring hip-hop artist in Filly Brown, will portray a single mother of a high school trumpet player in the film...

Mar 11, 13 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rodriguez Picks Up Imagen Award for Her Filly Brown Role

Rodriguez Picks Up Imagen Award for Her Filly Brown Role

She gained critical acclaim for her role in Filly Brown… And, now Gina Rodriguez is reaping the rewards for her impressive work in the indie film. The 27-year-old 28-year Puerto Rican actress picked up the best actress in a feature film prize...

Aug 12, 12 • AwardsNo Comments »
ABC Has Ordered a Pilot of Marc Cherry's Devious Maids

ABC Has Ordered a Pilot of Marc Cherry’s Devious Maids

Desperate Housewives creator Marc Cherry’s drama about Latina maids in Beverly Hills is one step closer to becoming a reality. ABC has just ordered a pilot of the hour-long drama Devious Maids, an adaptation of Televisa’s popular telenovela...

Jan 31, 12 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Rodriguez Signs Talent Deal with ABC/ABC Studios...

Rodriguez Signs Talent Deal with ABC/ABC Studios…

She’s already earning rave reviews for her starring role in Filly Brown, which will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival… And now Gina Rodriguez is preparing for the next chapter of her red-hot career. Rodriguez, who received an Imagen Award...

Jan 18, 12 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
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Rodriguez’s “Filly Brown” Heading to Sundance…

Next month Gina Rodriguez will be heading to the Sundance Film Festival for the world premiere of her latest film Filly Brown… And she could return from Park City, Utah as the festival’s breakout star. In the film, the Latina actress plays Maria...

Dec 12, 11 • Entertainment3 Comments »