UPDATED June 17th, 2017
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard a lot of buzz about Orange is the New Black. This Netflix show is hotter than ever, just snagging three Emmy awards and a whopping 12 nominations. The show is hot, the acting is hotter and the hysterical (and touching) experiences we witness in each episode keep us coming back for more. But the hottest part of all is the Orange is the New Black cast, specifically the Latina women heating up the screen.
The Orange is the New Black cast is not alone when it comes to boasting Latino actors in leading roles. In fact, according to Fox News, “More than 20 television shows in the major networks [this year] had at least one Latino actor in their casts.” Latino actors are dominating the silver screen, and some of our absolute favorites make Orange is the New Black must-see TV. Here are some awesome facts about your favorite Latinas on OITNB.