Why I’m Looking Forward to Eva Longoria’s ‘Devious Maids’

As a kid my mother used to take me to clean houses with her.  ¡Sientate aquí!  No toques nada.  Nomás juega aquí… ahorita vengo.  That’s what she would tell me before heading into the rest of somebody else’s house to do the housekeeping for them.  I wasn’t in school yet […]

10 Latinos In Entertainment Using Their Cultura to Work It

The other day I wrote about how seemingly times are a changing for Latinos in the entertainment industry.  At least to me, it seems more opportunities could be on the horizon.  Not only for the artists at the forefront of these changes, but also for the millions of us who […]

Latinos In Entertainment, Have We Reached a New Era?

First it was Jennifer Lopez on American Idol, then Christina Aguilera on The Voice.  Now, just as both Univision and FOX are airing the same first-of-its-kind bilingual show, Q’Viva The Chosen, ABC is incorporating Cuban heartthrob William Levy into their hit show Dancing With The Stars, and Telemundo is producing […]

Ask Juan: Why are all Latinas on Spanish-language television so “HOT”?

There’s a reason my television at the office is never tuned in to one of the Spanish-language networks.  Only when it’s late at night or there is nobody else in the building will you catch me watching anything on Univision, Telemundo, Telefutura, or any of the other half dozen canales en español that […]