Shalim Ortiz is a Puerto Rican artist that has been one of the few Latino actors of his generation to successfully establish himself both in the English and Spanish markets. Working throughout the arts, Shalim has received critical acclaim in acting (television & film), theater & as a recording artist.
Pin for Later: Meet the 5 Latino Actors Who Have Taken Home an Oscar Rita Moreno Born in Puerto Rico on Dec. Rita won best supporting actress for her role as Anita in West Side Story at the 1962 Academy Awards.
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It’s rare to find traditionally white characters portrayed by Latino actors on teen TV series. It’s also rare to find traditionally white characters portrayed by Asian actors on any screen. It’s far from rare to find the opposite of each. BUT, at least we’re starting to experience more color-blind casting than ever before. Look at …
National Hispanic Media Coalition’s 20th Annual Impact Awards Gala