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5 Hispanics who appear on American television

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5 Hispanics who appear on American television.
  • Celebrating Hispanics on American television
  • Successful Hispanic Actors
  • Sofia Vergara, Diego Luna, and Selena Gomez

National Hispanic Heritage Month is coming to an end, and now we present five Hispanics who appear on American television.

«The Latino community and Latino history are a fundamental part of the history of the United States,» said Emily Key.

The Director of Education at the Smithsonian Latino Center stated that recognizing and understanding this is a key reason why this month is important.

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We begin this list with the lovely Colombian Sofia Vergara, who rose to fame in the US for her role in the series Modern Family.

Thanks to her portrayal of Gloria Delgado, she is considered one of the best comedic actresses on American television.

For this endearing character, she won four Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as being nominated for Golden Globes and Emmys.

Furthermore, she has a prominent role as a judge on the show America’s Got Talent.

Present in the Star Wars Universe

Hispanics on American television, Diego Luna, actor, Mexico, MundoNOW
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Another Hispanic who appears with great success on American television, especially on Disney+, is Diego Luna.

The Mexican actor shines as the lead in the series Andor, set in the Star Wars universe, which will conclude after two seasons.

«It’s going to be good for my mental health. Knowing it’s the end, I want to enjoy it and make the most of this experience,» he revealed.

Diego Luna is joined in this adventure by Hispanic actress Adria Arjona, as well as Faye Marsay, Denise Gough, Stellan Skarsgard, and Genevieve O’Reilly.

«Latinos don’t see their culture much»

John Leguizamo, comedian, producer, NGLmitú, MundoNOW
Hispanics on American television / PHOTO: Mezcalent

Recently, Colombian-American actor, comedian, and producer John Leguizamo gave a revealing interview.

He said that Latinos don’t see much of their culture or their faces in the media, and for this reason, they seek original content on YouTube and social media.

Leguizamo is the co-founder of NGLmitú, a company that creates original content in English for the Latin Y/Z generations.

On the other hand, the mitúTV app will offer more than 120 hours of original programming and series from Hispanic creators, such as Digital Bodega and the Inmigration Archive Project.

The Lincoln Lawyer

Hispanics on American television, Manuel García-Rulfo, The Lincoln Lawyer, Netflix, MundoNOW
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One of the series that caught the attention of American television lovers is The Lincoln Lawyer, streamed on Netflix.

Mexican actor and model Manuel García-Rulfo (originating from Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico) is the protagonist of this story.

Here, he brings to life the lawyer Mickey Haller, an idealist who conducts his career from the back of his car, a Lincoln Town Car.

Moreover, García-Rulfo appeared in From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series and has had a remarkable career in cinema.

Proud of Her Hispanic Roots

Selena Gómez, actress, singer, Only murders in the building, MundoNOW
Hispanics on American Television / PHOTO: Mezcalent

We conclude this list of Hispanics who appear on American television with actress and singer Selena Gomez.

Justin Bieber’s ex has always proudly embraced her Hispanic roots. Her father hails from Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

She currently stars alongside Steve Martin and Martin Short in the series Only Murders in the Building on Star+, which has been well-received by both the audience and critics.

As reported by Forbes Mexico, the series will have a fourth season. In the third season, Meryl Streep and Paul Rudd made guest appearances.

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