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Jane the Virgin recap: Immaculate conceptions & ex-boyfriends complicate perfect Jane's life

One of the most highly anticipated is the CW's Jane The Virgin. The premise is simple: an aspiring writer, Jane Villanueva, is mistakenly artificially inseminated by her doctor on the eve of her boyfriend's proposal. What unfolds is a hilarious and poignant ride with a smoking hot bilingual cast to sweeten the mix.

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Cristela Alonzo opens up about how her mom inspired her

It isn't often that there's a sitcom starring a Latina comedian. Nonetheless one who writes, acts and co-produces the show and is the star. Comedian Cristela Alonzo is owning all of those job titles, but her success didn't come overnight. The Texan native never gave up on her dreams and now uses it as hilarious material for her on-screen character Cristela, a woman from a Mexican-American family who dreams of becoming a lawyer, but has plenty of obstacles to face. The show, also starring Carlos Ponce and Maria Canals-Barrera, is funny, authentic and offers a glimpse of a Latino family de corazón. Get to know more about Cristela in our Q/A coverage below! 

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Eiza Gonzalez calls the U.S. home and prepares to take over Hollywood

Eiza Gonzalez may love vacationing in her native Mexico, but she plans on calling the U.S. her permanent home. The From Dusk Till Dawn star recently admitted that she plans on getting her U.S. citizenship, which may mean things are getting extra serious with her boyfriend D.J. Cotrona. The 34-year-old hunk is from Connecticut and Gonzalez seems to be very sprung.

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5 Reasons Rosie Perez is the best thing to happen to The View

Today Rosie Perez joins "The View" as the first Latina co-host in the show's 17 year history! Here's five reasons why you should be watching (and cheering proudly) as Rosie makes television history, pa'que tu lo sepas!

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Paulina Rubio ditched from La Voz Kids and it might be Lucero's fault!

Paulina Rubio is known for having her share of enemies in the biz, and Lucero may be her next rival. La Chica Dorada's contract as a coach on La Voz Kids was not renewed and rumor has it that Lucero may be to blame. According to E! News, Telemundo confirmed that Pauli would return for the second season of the hit reality show, but Lucero reportedly forced the network to push her out. Insiders claim that the Mexican singer felt like Rubio may want to be the only female star of the show and would be difficult to work with.

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Why Lupita Jones quit Nuestra Belleza Latina​

Lupita Jones is saying adios to Univision. The 46-year-old former Miss Universe confirmed that she will not be returning as judge for the upcoming season of Nuestra Belleza Latina, which premieres in January 2015. Of course, chismes starting buzzing that Jones quit the show after producers introduced Jomari Goyso to the judge's table. The Mexican beauty has a sin pelos en la lengua response to the rumors… 

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The View's new host October Gonzalez: 7 things you didn't know about this NFL wife

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The View may have hired its first Latina cast mate ever, and I couldn't be happier! It's about dang time. According to reports, producers at The View plan on replacing ousted Jenny McCarthy with October Gonzalez, a relatively unknown football wife. Wow, talk about a ballsy move.

Though she's not really well-known, a show insider reveals Gonzalez was a natural pick. She "didn't audition. She was herself. She was the real deal," according to sources. Considering the fact that media vets such like political analyst Ana Navarro and King of Queens star Leah Remini had to audition, that's really saying something.

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Selena Gomez celebrates her birthday like a rock star

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Selena Gomez is turning 22 today and making sure to celebrate in style without on-again, off-again beau Justin Bieber. The star began her birthday festivities in Italy for the Ischia Global Film and Music Festival over the weekend. Selenita was snapped rocking sexy maxi dresses and showing off major skin during her getaway. Of course, it didn't end there.

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'Devious Maids:' Death and a Wedding?

Love is in the air on the latest episode of "Devious Maids,' but unfortunately on this series there is no such thing as happy endings. Find out who got married, who is pregnant, who turned her husband into the police, and who got shot at the wedding! These chicas sure have their hands full, but damn do they look good doing it. 

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'Devious Maids:' Death, Deportation, and Drama, Oh My!

After last week's shocker (Opal finally off-ed herself!), the ladies get in deep facing deportation, secrets from lovers, unexpected parenthood, and of course more evidence towards solving the murder mystery. 

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