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17 Struggles All Latino Actors Know To Be True

"Hi! I'm here for the role of Waiter #2."

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1. While searching for roles on Backstage and Actors Access, you get ridiculously overjoyed when you see a role with a Latino last name.


11. If you're Latino, expect to find yourself (most of the time) supporting the white lead.


This applies to every minority group. We can circle around the spotlight, but you can't actually be in it. Hopefully, this will change.


16. Feeling ridiculously happy when you land a role that's not a one-dimensional, stereotypical portrayal of a gang member, waiter, housekeeper, gardener, or "Latin object of desire."


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