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Kate del Castillo blasts cyberbullies in first interview aired since the El Chapo controversy


Kate del Castillo appeared on her sister Veronica del Castillo's Mexico-based radio show, Los huevos no son al gusto. This is the telenovela star's first aired interview since the El Chapo controversy hit the fan. Castillo opened up about cyberbullying and threats she's received. What she said is pretty sad.

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Oscar Isaac: 15 facts you need to know about the Latino lead in 'Star Wars'


Guatemala-born, Miami-raised Oscar Isaac is one of the three main characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But although his character of Poe Dameron, the best X-Wing pilot in the resistance, is the one that has made him famous worldwide, his career so far is actually outstanding, to the point that I'm convinced that he is our Denzel Washington--and, like Denzel, he may very well be the actor that will break all the walls that exist now for Latino actors. I'll tell you why.

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Selena Gomez opens up about her body issues & disease + 8 other things about her that will shock you

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Selena Gomez is making headlines for her latest shocking confessions. The 23-year-old star may be preparing to dominate the music scene with her upcoming album, Revival, but behind closed doors Selenita has struggled with health issues and being fat-shamed. Get all of the details about her battling disease and more. 

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Caitlyn Jenner could face jail time for manslaughter + 10 celebs who have been arrested

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Caitlyn Jenner has a lot of drama coming her way and it has nothing to do with the Kardashians (for once). The reality star could be facing a misdemeanor manslaughter charge for the deadly rear-end collision she was involved in back in February, which killed a woman named Kimberly Howe. Find out why investigators believe Jenner caused the accident and revisit other celebs with run-ins with the law. This could get ugly! 

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Rodner Figueroa returns to work & isn't getting paid


Don't expect Rodner Figueroa to stand on the unemployment line. The Venezuelan journalist is back to work after being fired from Univision for his distasteful comment against Michelle Obama back in March. I know Figueroa has many haters, but I love how he has been able to get up and dust himself off after such a crazy controversy. Another admirable part is that Figueroa is working on a passion project that's near and dear to his heart and does good for others too. What exactly is this fashionista up to? 

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Rosie Perez speaks out about Rodner Figueroa & she doesn't mince words


Apparently, The View just caught wind of Univision firing Rodner Figueroa over his controversial comments last week. Were they sitting under a rock or something?! Bueno, at least Rosie Perez's reaction made up for the daytime show's delayed response. The Boricua co-host went in on the Venezuelan journalist and his sharp comments about Michelle Obama looking like a cast member from Planet Of The Apes. As the only Latina on the table, Perez did an amazing job at breaking down racism in Latino culture and why his comments were unacceptable. 

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Which Selena song best describes your love life? (QUIZ)


Selena Quintanilla may be gone, it'll be 20 years already on the 31st of this month, but she will never be forgotten. Her music has continued to live on in our hearts, and become the soundtrack to many of our relationship ups and downs. Am I right or am I right?

I don't know how she did it, but, through her music, Selena managed to somehow capture every feeling a chica goes through as she is falling in and out of love. The woman had a gift! So if you're looking for a song to dedicate to the love of your life or una canción to belt out at the top of your lungs into a hair brush, go ahead and take the quiz below.


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Alejandro González Iñárritu: 11 things to know about the Oscar-winning director

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My heart wanted to burst with pride when Alejandro González Iñárritu won for Best Director and his Birdman snagged Best Film during last night's Oscars. The 51-year-old filmmaker is the second Latino to win Best Director with the first win being taken by his friend and fellow Mexican Alfonso Cuarón. González Iñárritu walked on stage with a confident presence and sense of humor that made me want to know more about his life and body of work. Let's just say he has lived nine lives!

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50 Shades of Grey: 10 Things to know about its Latino star Victor Rasuk

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We have been following Victor Rasuk and his acting career for some time now, but the Dominican actor has recently received extra love and attention for his role as Jose Rodriguez in Fifty Shades Of Grey. Rasuk may just have several lines in the movie, but he plays the character perfectly. All eyes are going to be on him in this film. Besides, he is the other man in Anatasia's life. While watching the film, I was secretly rooting for Victor to win her heart. That Christian Grey always gets his way, doesn't he? 

Bueno, let's flip the script and give Victor the attention he deserves. 

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Juanes will perform 1st Spanish-language song at the Grammys in 10 years

For the first time in 10 years, a Spanish language song will be performed at the Grammy awards. Although Colombian rock star, multiple Grammy winner and current nominee, Juanes has performed at the awards show once before, it was an English-Spanish version of another artist's song. This time, Juanes will perform his own song, which was co-written by fellow Latinos Fonseca, Descemer Bueno and Juan Luis Guerra. There hasn't been such a collaboration by Latino artists performed at the esteemed event since Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony sang "Escapemonos" back in 2005.

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