The Colombian actress is on top of the world. 1
Sofía Vergara appeared in the Mexican novela Acapulco, cuerpo y alma in 1995 and has since become one of the highest paid actresses in American television with her role in Modern Family. She has also gained Emmy and Golden Globes nominations for her role as Gloria in the comedy. She has also starred in multiple movies, including Hot Pursuit, Chef and Four Brothers. ¡Qué talento!
Ana de la Reguera is making Mexico proud. 2
Since starring in the hit novela Gitanas in 2004, Ana has made quite a name for herself with various roles in English-language projects including Nacho Libre, Power and Goliath.
Eiza is sizzling up Hollywood. 3
Eiza went from starring in novelas like Amores Verdaderos to acting in major Hollywood films like Baby Driver.
Carlos Ponce continues to go back and forth between the two. 5
From starring in Dame Chocolate to his role in the movie Couples Retreat, Carlos has found a way to conquer both telenovelas and Hollywood at the same time.
Genesis Rodriguez can do no wrong. 6
While she also starred in Dame Chocolate, she then went on to act in films including What to Expect When You're Expecting and Casa de mi Padre.
Diego Luna went from child telenovela star to serious actor. 7
The Mexican actor starred in the novela El Premio Mayor in 1995, when he was just a child. He has since made a successful Hollywood crossover.
Ximena Duque is making the transition over to Hollywood. 8
Ximena got her start in the reality competition show Protagonistas de Novela and after starring in plenty of Spanish-language soap operas, she's making the move over to Hollywood. Most recently she had a role on the show Queen of the South.
Diego Boneta went from being a Rebelde to an American teen heartthrob. 9
Diego Boneta appeared in Rebelde at the start of his career and has since apperaed in American TV shows like Scream Queens and 90210.
The Cubano who stole movie lovers' hearts. 11
William Levy went from having small roles in Spanish-language shows to being one of Hollywood's hottest hunks.
Gael García Bernal has come a long way. 12
Gael starred in la novela El Abuelo y Yo in 1992, and now has a long list of credits in Hollywood films, including Coco.