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People Staff
June 27, 2008 AT 10:50 AM EDT

Latinos keep on filling up the small screen, as Rosie Peréz and Carlos Ponce, take on season two of NBC’s Lipstick jungle which premieres on Septemeber 24.

Producer Oliver Goldstick, explained that the 35-year-old Boricua actor will play Rodrigo, a contractor who falls for Lindsay Price’s character, Victory Ford.

Rosie, 43, will portray Dalia, a passionate publicist who, according to Goldstick, is fiery, and convinced that she’s the sexiest publicist on the planet.

The producer claims that The Puerto Rican actress’ character was inspired by Salma Hayek, whom he worked with on Ugly Betty. He defined her as the kind of woman who can get anything done, and who also succeeds in getting what she wants.

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