Where Have You Been, Paul Rodriguez?
and David Archuleta, Marc Anthony, Thalia, Juanes and Guillermo del Toro? Find out on Latino Loop
Published on LatinoLA: March 11, 2011
The second season of "Mis Videos Locos with Paul Rodriguez" premieres on Tr3s: MTV, Musica y Mas on March 13th at 10 PM ET/PT.
Marc Anthony has joined the cast of TNT's "Hawthorne" as a series regular, reprising his guest appearance role as police detective Nick Renata.
Thalia announced last week that she and husband Tommy Mottola are expecting their second child.
David Archuleta was recently dropped from his label deal with Jive Records due to lackluster sales of his latest album.
Juanes will be the first Spanish-language artist to visit the Twitter main office this Friday for a special event featuring fan interaction at 6 PM ET/3 PM PT. Video stream will be available . here
A 6.2 earthquake shook northern Chile over the weekend. No injuries or major damage were reported.
Carnival Cruises is the latest cruise line to suspend stops in Mazatlan, citing a precautionary measure due to violent incidents in the area (none of which involved cruise passengers).
The body of 22-year-old Austin Bice, a U.S. exchange student, was found in a river in Madrid this week. Bice was reported missing 10 days earlier after he didn't return home after a night out.
BMI will host its annual Latin Music Awards on Thursday, March 10th in Las Vegas, awarding the most-performed Latin songs on U.S. radio and television. Kike Santander will receive the BMI President's Award.
Joran Van der Sloot's attorney asked a Peruvian court to lessen the charge from aggravated murder to manslaughter saying that his client admitted to murdering Stephany Flores, but it was a case of violent emotion murder, which carries a lesser sentence.
"La Reina del Sur", the new Telemundo telenovela starring Kate del Castillo, was #1 among TV viewers in Los Angeles in any language at 10PM on March 1st, its first week on the air.
Britney Spears' bodyguard, Fernando Flores, made claims that Spears sent him "filthy" pictures from her cell phone and is suing her for sexual harassment.
Rodolfo Burgos has become a Youtube sensation for his imitation of Shakira during the Chilean reality competition "Yo soy". Accodording to EFE he is now charging $3 000 per TV interview. Watch the video of his performance here.
Hermes has incorporated embroidery by Mexico's Otomi Indians into exclusive designs for scarves and hankerchiefs.
Economist, and former member of Menudo, Xavier Serbia has joined the CNN en Espa??ol team as an analyst for CNN Dinero.
A decision to pull Mexico's highest-grossing documentary "Presunto Culpable" from theaters was overturned this week. The original order to halt showings of the film came after a main witness in the trail against street vendor Jose Antonio Zuniga, claimed that he never gave his consent to appear in the film. The film documents the retrial of Zuniga, who was serving a 20-year sentence for a murder he did not commit.
Guillermo del Toro will oversee a new stop-motion film of "Pinocchio".
Marisol Valles Garcia, the 20-year-old woman that took the post of police chief in a small town plagued by drug violence in Chihuahua, Mexico, has fled her post after receiving death threats and is currently in the U.S. seeking asylum. Garcia was officially fired from her post on Monday after not returning to the job.
The National Hispanic Media Coalition and GLAAD filed a joint complaint with the FCC claiming that Liberman Broadcasting and KCRA's "Jose Luis Sin Censura" often contains indecent, profane and obscene material, offensive language, nudity and on-air verbal and physical attacks agains women as well as LGBT people.
Jared Borgetti, of the Mexican national soccer team, has joined ESPN Deportes as an analyst for "Futbol Picante".
Christina Aguilera has signed on to be a coach, along with Cee Lo and Maroon 5's Adam Levine, on the new NBC reality competition series "The Voice".
SiTV is holding a week-long series of meetings for marketers and agencies in Miami this week as part of its upfront presentations.
Karima el Mahroug, aka "Ruby", the Moroccan prositute involved in a sex scandal with Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, announced that she is pregnant and moving to Mexico with her boyfriend.
The 11th annual Multicultural Media Forum will take place in New York City on March 16th. mun2 GM Diana Mogollon is among this year's speakers.
Comcast launced Xfinity TV en espa??ol, expanding its Spanish-language offerings on TV, On Demand and online. Sofia Vergara has signed on as the new spokesperson for Comcast. www.xfinitytv.com/latinoTV
Ivan Alvarez, CEO of CdA Group, will participate on two panel discussions at this week's Winter Music Conference in Miami: "Get Synched: Alternative Revenue" and "The Real Deal - Negotiating a 360 Artist Agreement".
Ozomatli, Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) and Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL) were honored at the NCLR (National Council of La Raza) Capital Awards gala last night in Washington D.C.
Jeff Bridges and Penelope Cruz posed for Annie Liebowitz as Disney's Beauty and the Beast as part of the Disney Parks' "Let the Memories Begin" campaign.
Busch Gardens and SeaWorld Tampa Bay announced their Viva La Musica lineup taking place every Saturday and Sunday from March 13th through April 3rd. Elvis Crespo, Jose Alberto "El Canario", Angel y Khriz, Chino y Nacho and Ednita Nazario are among those slated to perform.