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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.

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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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