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Disney's first Latina Princess Elena of Avalor

Disney’s First Latina Princess Elena of Avalor

Today Disney introduced the world to its newest and first Latina princess, Elena of Avalor. Princess Elena of Avalor is a confident and compassionate teenager in an enchanted fairytale kingdom inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore, will be introduced in a special episode of Disney Junior’s hit series “Sofia the First” beginning production now for a 2016 premiere.

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Get to Know Andrea Navedo from Jane the Virgin

Modern Latina caught up with Andrea Navedo who plays Xiomara “Xo” Villanueva in the critically acclaimed comedy-drama series, Jane the Virgin.

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Disney's first Latina Princess Elena of Avalor

Disney’s First Latina Princess Elena of Avalor

Today Disney introduced the world to its newest and first Latina princess, Elena of Avalor. Princess Elena of Avalor is a confident and compassionate teenager in an enchanted fairytale kingdom inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore, will be introduced in a special episode of Disney Junior’s hit series “Sofia the First” beginning production now for a 2016 premiere.

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I Cried at Work, Now What?

Have you ever been pushed to the point where you breakdown and cry at work? I have and I want to let you know that it’s okay. It happens to the best of us.

Andrea Navedo stars in The CW Jane the Virgin. Image courtesy of The CW.

Get to Know Andrea Navedo from Jane the Virgin

Modern Latina caught up with Andrea Navedo who plays Xiomara “Xo” Villanueva in the critically acclaimed comedy-drama series, Jane the Virgin.

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Who was Elsa Cayat?

Who was Elsa Cayat? In the aftermath of the attacks at Charlie Hebdo on January 7, 2015, the tragic death of journalist Elsa Cayat restored the desire for empathy, the desire of humanity for mutual relationships and a fundamental understanding that we are all capable of transcending differences.

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Event Calendar January & February 2015

Looking for something to do this month, check out Modern Latina’s event calendar for January and February 2015. If you want to submit an art and community events, business, or entertainment event, please send submission to editor@modernlatina.com.

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Coming Soon: Ana Maria in Novela Land

Ana Maria in Novela Land is the fun-filled story of how one super fan, Ana Maria, switches places with her favorite telenovela star, Ariana Tomosa. The movie hits select theaters on February 27, 2015