An afternoon with Kate Del Castillo in Houston

To say that I’m a fan of Kate Del Castillo is probably an understatement. Alright, it’s definitely an understatement. I’d say she’s probably right up there on my list of movie stars who I think are amazing… right after JLO I would say, LOL! I mean not to sound like […]

Netflix betting on Kate del Castillo for ‘Ingobernable’

For ‘Ingobernable,’ one of Netflix’s newest Spanish-language original series, the streaming service is betting on Mexican actress Kate del Castillo‘s star power and acting chops. In the fictional Spanish-language political drama, which has been picked up for an initial 20 episodes and is rumored to be slated for an early […]

Q&A: Kate Del Castillo on the Runaway Hit ‘La Reina Del Sur’

The last time Kate Del Castillo and I exchanged words it was in person.  She was at the peak of her post Reina Del Sur fame and she was in Houston for a promotional event.  We chit-chatted over a couple of drinks in a room full of other Del Castillo […]

Could There be a ‘Reina Del Sur Part II’ Without Kate Del Castillo?

What!?  Say it ain’t so!  That’s exactly what I’m thinking right now too.  According to recent reports from Mexican media, La Reina Del Sur… Part Deux, could very likely take place without Kate Del Castillo – N O O O O O O O!!!!! That’s exactly how I feel every […]

La Reina Del Sur Nominated for Best Telenovela in the World

¡YUPI!  I’m very excited by this news that just came out this week!  My favorite telenovela in recent times, La Reina Del Sur has just been nominated as the best international telenovela in the world!  You know I am completely de acordión with this nod and will be rooting for […]

Top 10 Reasons Why I Fell In Love With La Reina Del Sur

¡Se nos acabo La Reina Del Sur! I for one am entering withdrawals already.  Not in a long time had a telenovela connected with me in such a way as Telemundo’s megahit about the narco legend Teresa Mendoza did.  The reasons for loving the novela and our Teresa are many, […]

Telemundo Lands a Hit with del Castillo in ‘La Reina del Sur’

From the beginning we’re captivated!  We find a docile, yet street smart, hopelessly in love, but never too gullible, Teresa Mendoza.  She’s somewhere in between running for her life, finding out there is no one left in her world that she can trust, and reminiscing through the early years of […]

First Look: Eva Mendes in ‘Girl in Progress’

This weekend we went to the movies.  It had been months, maybe even over a year since the last time we actually paid “good money” – ¿apoco no ta caro? – to see a film at an actual movie theater.  Instead, like so many others, we have grown accustomed to […]