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Friday, August 28th, 2015

How Actress Sonia Manzano Brought A Latino Perspective To ‘Sesame Street’

*My favorite Sonia Manzano quote: “Why can’t people of color just be as mediocre as everybody else and make a lot of money?” VL By Ryan Buxton, Huffingon Post Latino Voices During a conversation with HuffPost Live on Wednesday about her new memoir, Becoming Maria, actress Sonia Manzano looked back on her time playing neighbor Maria on

Monday, May 13th, 2013

‘Sesame Street’ Iintroduces New Latino Character, Armando

By Patrick Kevin Day, Los Angeles Times “Sesame Street” has concluded its search for the new Latino character who will be moving on to the cozy New York address for the show’s 44th season. And the lucky guy...

Friday, May 10th, 2013

‘Sesame Street’ to Announce New Latino Addition to the Cast

By Federica Longo, Voxxi “Sesame Street” has been on a hunt for a new Latino act to add to their cast. They held an open casting call in New York City to find their new member and they’ve found the...

Monday, August 20th, 2012

Sesame Street says “Hola” to new Latino muppet

By Daniel Cubias, Being Latino I was in the first generation of kids who grew up with Sesame Street. Even at a young age, I recognized how rare it was to see fellow Latinos on television, much...

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Sesame Street Hires Latino Expert

I’m curious to see exactly how Sesame Street is going to portray Latinos. The iconic children’s television show recently hired an expert to guide them in their effort to accurately include the Latino culture in their cast of characters....

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Sesame Street’s Bert & Ernie Get Down on Friday

Hey all, I saw this and thought it was the most ridiculous thing I’d seen in a while.  It’s a nice way to top off a week, ey?  TGIF!  Enjoy!