Posts tagged "Salma Hayek"

Salma Hayek was an undocumented immigrant, but for most Mexicans there is no Hollywood ending.

Salma Hayek in V magazine Mexican actress Salma Hayek admitted in a recent interview with V magazine that she was once an undocumented immigrant. In 1991, she moved to Los Angeles to study acting and her visa expired. “I was an illegal immigrant in the United States,” Hayek told the Spanish edition of V magazine,... Read more »

Honoring the Virgin of Guadalupe on her feast day Dec. 12

Photo by Teresa Puente, Virgin of Guadalupe, Mexico City During my 1970s adolescence there were few famous Latina actresses or singers, like Jennifer Lopez or Salma Hayek, who made curves cool and Latinas fashionable. The first major image of Latina womanhood that I discovered was on a childhood road trip with my family to Mexico.... Read more »

Bye Bye Ugly Betty

Did you hear that ABC is canceling Ugly Betty? To be honest I was never a big fan of the show. I watched part of this first season but I quickly lost interest when the plots focused more on romance and intrigue. Still it’s sad to see one of the handful of TV shows that... Read more »