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Monday June 6, 2011

MTV Names Alexa Vega as “Best Latino Actor” for Role in “Prada to Nada”

MTV Names Alexa Vega as “Best Latino Actor” for Role in “Prada to Nada”

Photo: Alexa Vega 'Best Latino Actor' for 2011 MTV Movie Awards

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Alexa Vega has been named “Best Latino Actor” at the “2011 MTV Movie Awards”.  After thousands of votes fans selected Alexa Vega’s “From Prada to Nada” performance as the favorite for 2011.

This year’s nominees included a stellar list of additional Latino performances by Benjamín Bratt, Danny Trejo, Jennifer Lopez, Rosario Dawson and Zoe Saldana. Hosted by Saturday Night Live’s Jason Sudeikis, the 20th Annual “2011 MTV Movie Awards” will air on Tr3s: MTV, Música y Más, on Saturday, July 18th at 7pm with Spanish-subtitles and an exclusive acceptance speech from Alexa Vega.

Alexa Vega won “Best Latino Actor” for her role as Mary Dominguez in “From Prada to Nada”, the story of two spoiled sisters who have been left penniless after their father’s sudden death are forced to move in with their estranged aunt in East Los Angeles.

A Latino spin on a classic story!