Hands down one of the most iconic Latina performers ever, in 1987 she received her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Gina Torres (born April 25, 1969) This actress is known for her roles in films and TV shows such as The Matrix, Alias and 24.
The NYC born Cubana married actor Laurence Fishburne in 2002 and they have one daughter named Delilah together.
Blu Cantrell The singer Blu Cantell, famous for her single ‘Breathe’, that her and Hova were together, and in love. They were set to have a child together until she miscarried.
In honor of Black History Month, we decided to tackle a subject that comes up again and again in our community; the issue of racism.
Lauren Velez (born November 2, 1964) This Puerto Rican actress hit it big when she landed the role of Nina Moreno in New York Undercover.
But it wasn't all luck, Velez worked hard, receiving a scholarship to the Alvin Ailey Dance school when she graduated from high school and studying at the famous Actor's Studio in New York.
Have you ever been discriminated against because of your facial features, skin tone or hair type?