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Jennifer López started her career as one of comedy show In Living Color's Fly Girl dancers. She has said in interviews how watching West Side Story on television inspired her to be what she is today. Her return to American Idol (FOX) could very well give the show its much-needed ratings injection... As Chief Creative Officer of the NUVOtv network, she helps develop programming which she hopes will inspire Latinos to achieve their dreams.
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Demi Lovato keeps Simon Cowell in check on The X Factor (FOX), while also playing a lesbian on the fifth season of Glee (FOX): "I don’t want people to take from this, ‘Oh my god, Demi is kissing a girl.’ I want people to take from it this is actually an incredible step in our generation today where I’m able to play a young lesbian on primetime TV…I’m honored to be able to be hopefully inspiring people with my character to be who they are and not be afraid of it or ashamed."
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Shakira returns to cycle 6 of The Voice (NBC), which kicks off in Spring 2014. The Colombian superstar is currently recording her new album, which will have her honed and ready to critique the participants on this much-anticipated season of the reality show.
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Christina Aguilera is pacing herself for her current season in The Voice (NBC): "As artists we need to feel like we're appreciated and we're understood and we're given the breathing room, because we're constantly in front of the camera giving, giving, giving, giving. [...] I'm giving, giving to my team." Balancing life and career is something she is teaching to this season's hopefuls.
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Sofía Vergara may be criticized for playing what some think is a stereotypical character, but the smart Colombian is laughing all the way to the bank as the highest paid woman in American television, according to Forbes. She is the perfect example of "working with what you've got," as she revealed in a recent interview in The Queen Latifah Show (CBS)...when she realized accent elimination courses were a waste of money for her, she decided to relax and carry on with the assets she already possessed.
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Paulina Rubio, one of the judges on The X Factor (FOX), has a long career path in her native Mexico. She brings her expertise in the music business to the show, and is delighted to hone new talent competing for the prize. Rubio is currently recording a bilingual album that will dovetail her stint in the reality show.
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Naya Rivera, the Glee (FOX) star of Puerto Rican descent, gets to romance Demi Lovato during the show's fifth season, which began broadcasting in September. The actress has also announced her recent engagement to rapper Big Sean. On this photo, she displays her fashion savvy wearing vintage Paco Rabanne!
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Roselyn Sánchez, star of the Lifetime series Devious Maids, is proud of the show's accomplishments. Facing negative criticism before its debut, the show has been renewed for a second season. "The show keeps growing and it gets better and better, and the response is fantastic. Even people that criticized it before seeing anything, now that they've seen it, they're all silent," Sánchez said in a recent interview.
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Dominican-American Dania Ramírez is pregnant with twins, and even celebrated a baby shower with her Devious Maids cast buddies. She was forthright in defending the show before its premiere, stating that it was about five Latinas chasing the American dream.
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Former Miss Universe, Mexican actress Ximena Navarrete, here with costar William Levy from their hit Univisión telenovela La tempestad (The Storm), is perfecting her acting skills as goes along. She accepted the acting role with no previous experience and found a friend in Levy, who is coaching her on how to tune out the world and focus on a scene.
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