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Cast of ‘On My Block’ Spinoff ‘Freeridge’ Talks Representation & the Power of Storytelling

Sofía Aguilar
It’s been two years since Netflix’s hit comedy-drama show On My Block released its fourth and final season and fans said goodbye to an era of friendship, mysteries, and unprecedented representation of Black and brown characters on TV. Originally premiering in...
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‘Wednesday’ Renewed for a Second Season on Netflix

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Warning: Spoilers ahead if you haven’t finished S1 Update: On Friday, Jan.6 Netflix confirmed that Wednesday will be back for season two on the streaming service.  “It’s been incredible to create a show that has connected with people across the...
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‘Blockbuster’ Stars Olga Merediz & Melissa Fumero Talk Latinx Representation

Sofía Aguilar
Warning: Some spoilers ahead Blockbuster, the video rental store that peaked in the ’90s, may be a thing of the past but a new Netflix series has brought new life to the former franchise. Blockbuster, a fictionalized workplace comedy following a group...
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Reggaeton Comedy Series ‘Neon’ From Creator Shea Serrano Coming to Netflix

Sofía Aguilar
Reggaeton is in the spotlight with a new upcoming series centered on making it in the music industry.  Streaming service giant Netflix recently announced that it had ordered eight episodes for the first season of Neon, which “focuses on three...
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Melissa Fumero and Olga Merediz star in Netflix Series ‘Blockbuster’

Sofía Aguilar
Before the ease of streaming services, people had to go to a physical store to pick a movie to watch and the most iconic of these video rental stores was Blockbuster. Though Blockbuster shut down in 2014 it’s making a...
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Gina Rodriguez Cast in “Spy Kids” Reboot on Netflix

Sofía Aguilar
Spy Kids is officially reaching a new generation of kids! The original 2001 hit starred Antonio Banderas, Alexa Vega, Cheech Marin, and Danny Trejo and was known for the unprecedented representation it brought to Latinx families. It quickly became a highly...
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How Ariana Godoy’s ‘A Través De Mi Ventana’ Went From Wattpad Novel to Netflix Film

Sofía Aguilar
Venezuelan writer Ariana Godoy is reinventing the publishing and film industries at the same time with a novel that garnered millions of reads. Her critically successful romance-thriller novel A Través De Mi Ventana is one of many novels she’s written on...
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Creator/Producer Kalinda Vazquez Signs Deal with Netflix and Launches with YA Thriller

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Latinx representation in Hollywood is still a work-in-progress but streaming giants like Amazon and Netflix are partnering with Latina powerhouses to change that. One Day at a Time showrunner Gloria Calderón Kellett inked a deal with Amazon for exclusive rights...