Nickelodeon to Relaunch Dora the Explorer with Diana Zermeño’s Animated Theatrical Short “Dora and the Fantastical Creatures”

It’s a fantastical time for Diana Zermeño. Nickelodeon is relaunching the famed Latina explorer in new animated theatrical short, Dora and the Fantastical Creatures, featuring the Latina actress in the voice cast as the titular character, exclusively in theaters on … Continue reading

Paramount+ Rebooting Nickelodeon’s “Dora the Explorer” as Live-Action Series

Dora the Explorer is getting the live-action television treatment. The Nickelodeon series will be rebooted for Paramount+. Dora the Explorer, which ran for eight seasons, will return in live-action form aimed at kids 6-11. The series follows Dora Marquez, a 7-year-old Latina … Continue reading

Benicio del Toro to Voice Swiper in Paramount Pictures’ “Dora the Explorer” Film

Benicio del Toro is taking a big swipe… The 51-year-old Puerto Rican actor and Oscar winner will voice the villainous fox Swiper in Paramount Pictures’ Dora the Explorer film. The film has finished shooting in Australia, but del Toro will provide the voice-over to the … Continue reading

Eva Longoria to Star in the Live-Action Film Adaptation of Nickelodeon’s “Dora the Explorer”

Eva Longoria is exploring a new role… The 43-year-old Mexican American actress and former Desperate Housewives star has been cast in Paramount Players’ live-action feature of Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer. Longoria is set to portray Elena, Dora’s mother. The James Bobin-directed movie hits theaters … Continue reading

Thalia Lending Her Voice to Latest Dora the Explorer Special

Call it Thalia’s big adventure… The 40-year-old Mexican singer/actress will be lending her voice to an upcoming television special featuring characters from Dora the Explorer. Thalia will provide the voice of the mermaid’s mother in Nickelodeon’s Dora’s Rescue in Mermaid … Continue reading

Paramount+ Renews Diana Zermeño’s Animated Preschool Series “Dora” for Second Season

Diana Zermeño is preparing for more explorations… Paramount+ has renewed the animated preschool series Dora, with the 11-year-old Latina actress leading the voice cast, for a second season. The iconic Latina heroine returned this month in the CG-animated revival series produced by … Continue reading

First Trailer Released for Isabela Moner’s “Dora and the Lost City of Gold”

Welcome to the jungle, Isabela Moner…  Paramount Pictures has released the first trailer for Dora and the Lost City of Gold, starring the 17-year-old Peruvian-American actress. The live-action film is based on the popular Nickelodeonanimated series, Dora the Explorer. In addition to Moner as the … Continue reading

Cinedigm Acquires North American Rights to Fatima Ptacek’s Coming-of-Age Drama “Coast”

Fatima Ptacek will be coasting into a theater near you… Cinedigm has acquired North American rights to Coast, a coming-of-age drama starring the 21-year-old half-Ecuadorian and part-Colombian American actress. In addition to Ptacek, who has lent her voice as the lead role … Continue reading

Isabela Merced to Portray Juliet in “Rosaline,” 20th Century Fox’s Revisionist Take on “Romeo & Juliet”

Wherefore art thou Isabela Merced? The 19-year-old Peruvian American actress has been cast to play Juliet in 20th Century Fox’s Rosaline, a comedic and revisionist take on Romeo & Juliet with Kaitlyn Dever attached to star. Karen Maine will direct, with 21 Laps, Shawn Levy and … Continue reading