On Sunday, June 14, Fifth Avenue was rocking with rhythm, fierce salsa moves and cultural pride as festive Puerto Ricans came out in droves to share their love of their culture, people and beautiful island at one of New York City's biggest events of the year, the 2015 Puerto Rican Day Parade.
Actress and "The View" co-host, Rosie Perez dishes a lot on the on-goings in pop culture and the news on the popular talk show, but it's what she said yesterday on "TODAY" that really got the hilarious gossip wheels in motion!
Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr. exited the stage at the Voto Latino Power Summit on April 12, and Voto Latino's CEO and President Maria Teresa Kumar thanked Diaz for his powerful and well-chosen words before she called up a man whom she simply called Lemon. Lemon Andersen (born Andrew Andersen) is a Tony Award-winning poet, spoken word artist and an actor, who was an original cast member of "Russell Simmons' Def Jam" on Broadway, and he has shot four films with Spike Lee.
The pre-Noche Latina festival, held on Sunday, March 24, drew fans and talent from all over, assembled to collectively celebrate Latino players, fans, and culture with sensational dance performances, exceptional music, delectable dishes, stellar audience interaction, ongoing giveaways, and access to some of the best basketball legends to ever work the rectangular court.
Today's celebrities are expected to be much more than one-trick ponies. In order to make it big and keep it that way, stars have to tackle Hollywood from all angles. The following Latina women have already figured that out and are trying their hands at multiple different types of media. With such diverse backgrounds and undeniable talent, Hollywood won't forget these ladies any time soon.
Beautiful actress Rosie Perez is using her star power to endorse a campaign that celebrates the inspirational “everyday” woman who has overcome personal challenges, shown perseverance, and is triumphant in her home and work life. Perez is teaming up with Pine-Sol to promote the new initiative that commends women for the work that they do.