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ZOE SALDANA TALKS ABOUT AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE

Zoe Saldana is doing well on the professional front. She is currently promoting the third installment of the current Star Trek film “Star Trek Beyond” opening in theatres today. Zoe reprises her role of Lieutenant Uhura. At 38, she is in the prime of her film career. But a visit to the doctor revealed that…

Supergirl Casting Update

Floriana Lima and Ian Gomez were recently cast in the superhero show “Supergirl.” Lima will play the character Maggie Sawyer, a badass detective that has been a supporting character of both Superman and Batman in the comics. In the show, she will be head of the National City Police Department. Outside of being one of…

Emmy Washout for Hispanics/Latin Americans

On July 14th, the Television Academy announced the nominees for the 68th Emmy Awards, which will take place on Sept. 18th at the Microsoft Theater in California, with Jimmy Kimmel taking up the hosting duties again. While the ceremony will most certainly be far more diverse, last year had 11 people of color nominated and…

Only 18-23% of Hispanics may vote for Trump

Businessman Donald Trump is a controversial figure among Latin Americans. His political campaign began a little over a year ago, on June 16, 2015 , outside of Trump Tower with him accusing Mexican-Americans of being rapists and drug dealers. As he gets ready to formally accept his nomination as a presidential candidate for the Republican Party,…

DAVID VILLA ENJOYING THE WINNING SIDE OF PLAYING IN NEW YORK.

David Villa has won all the big tournaments, European Championship, FIFA World Cup, and two Confederation Cups with Spain and two UEFA Champions League titles at club level. But when Villa, 34, decided to play in MLS last year for expansion team New York City Football Club, it was expected to be a challenge. Villa,…

Elena of Avalor: The Top 7 Things You Should Know

  The voice cast for the Disney princess animated show “Elena of Avalor,” will mostly have voice and guest actors that are of Latin/Hispanic descent and from Latin America. It stars Aimee Carrero, from the Dominican Republic, whose previously had roles in “The American”, “Baby Daddy”, and “Hannah Montana.” The other voice actors are either…