Latest Wilmer Valderrama Stories

2011-06-21 11:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wilmer Valderrama (That 70's Show, Yo Momma, The Dry Land) has become a household name since first appearing as the endearing FEZ on FOX's That 70's Show. Yet, few are aware that he had very humble beginnings and comes from an extremely poor neighborhood in Venezuela -- a place so dangerous, residents lock themselves in their homes by 5 o'clock to avoid the violence on the streets. nuvoTV's PASTPORT: VENEZUELA joins Valderrama on his emotional...

2011-03-10 10:05:00

LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Si TV's groundbreaking new series of specials, PASTPORT, takes well-known personalities such as Wilmer Valderrama and Tatyana Ali back to their Latino roots as they seek to discover the culture and past that makes them who they truly are. Viewers will get an intimate look at how each journey transforms the featured celebrity as they travel across the rich, scenic landscape of South America and Puerto Rico. Each journey promises to be emotionally...

2011-03-08 10:52:00

LAS VEGAS, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sugar Factory American Brasserie's grand opening celebration was packed with Hollywood's hottest stars as Kim Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Drake, NFL star Reggie Bush, Wilmer Valderrama, Vanessa Hudgens, Brittany Snow, Holly Madison, 'Spice Girl' Mel B, Nick Cannon, Frankie Delgado and Whitney Port were all seen dining at the stylish eatery at Paris Las Vegas. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110308/LA60849-a) (Photo:...

2010-08-24 07:35:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Child actor Jordan Van Vranken provides the voice and motion of pumpkin-headed Ripley, Chadam's best friend, in the long-anticipated release of the Warner Brothers/HD Films animated series, Chadam. Joining a stellar cast of characters and voices that include Katey Sagal, Jeffrey Combs, Sid Haig, Wilmer Valderrama, Carl Weathers, and newcomer John Lanz as the voice of Chadam, Chadam premiered on TheWB.com, and is now available on iTunes and...

2010-06-22 14:29:00

Valderrama Extends Partnership to Serve as Spokesperson for College Readiness Program WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), the nation's premier Latino youth leadership development and educational organization, presented actor Wilmer Valderrama with the CHCI Service Award on Monday, June 21, 2010, in Los Angeles, CA. Valderrama received the award for his service as the official spokesperson for CHCI's Ready to Lead (R2L) college...

2008-07-17 12:00:49

Mars Snackfood US has announced a Hispanic advertising campaign for its M&M'S brand, which serves as an extension to its 'Inner M' advertising campaign that includes personalities Wilmer Valderrama and Christina Saralegui. According to the company, just like past Inner M celebrities, both Mr Valderrama and Ms Saralegui will appear in print advertisements nationwide that demonstrate how they embrace the fun side of life and find their Inner M. The M&M'S brand is also sponsoring...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.