Kate del Castillo - updates

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Actress 'will not go' to Mexico to be quizzed on 'El Chapo'

Feb 05, 2016 - 12:19 PM

Authorities are investigating whether drug kingpin Joaquin El Chapo Guzman invested in Kate del Castillo s tequila brand A financial transaction involving illicitly obtained money would amount to money laundering

NOT IN MEXICO. In this file photo, Mexican actress Kate del Castillo poses during the premiere of the movie 'Los 33' in Mexico City, Mexico, August 24, 2015. File photo by Sashenka Gutierrez/EPA

Mexico probes if actress's company got money from El Chapo

Jan 20, 2016 - 10:47 AM

Mexican authorities find signs that drug kingpin Joaquin El Chapo Guzman invested in the tequila business of actress Kate Del Castillo

A composite image of three file photos showing (L-R) alleged Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman in Los Mochis, Mexico, January 8, 2016; US actor Sean Penn in London, Britain, February 16, 2015; and Mexican actress Kate del Castillo in Berlin, Germany, February 9, 2008. Jose Mendez/Facundo Arrizabalaga/Joerg Carstensen/EPA

Mexico asks actress to testify on Chapo links

Jan 19, 2016 - 8:40 AM

US Mexican star Kate del Castillo has come under scrutiny since it was revealed last week that she exchanged affectionate text messages with Guzman and brokered a meeting between the Sinaloa drug cartel honcho and US actor Sean Penn

In this file photo, Mexican actress Kate del Castillo arrives for a photo call on her film 'Julia' at the 58th Berlin International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, 09 February 2008. Joerg Carstensen/EPA

Mexico wants to question Sean Penn over 'El Chapo' meeting

Jan 11, 2016 - 9:36 AM

White House chief of staff Denis McDonough tells CNN that Penn s meeting with Guzman poses a lot of interesting questions for him and others involved in this so called interview We ll see what happens

In this file photo, US actor and founder of the Haitian Relief association, Sean Penn speaks to an audience during the 'Action Day' at the COP21 World Climate Change Conference 2015 in Le Bourget, north of Paris, France, December 5, 2015. Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA

Sean Penn interview helped 'El Chapo' capture – Mexico

Jan 10, 2016 - 11:54 AM

UPDATED I supply more heroin methamphetamine cocaine and marijuana than anybody else in the world Joaquin Guzman tells Penn in a stunning admission of his criminal enterprise over sips of tequila

CAPTURED AGAIN. Drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman is escorted into a helicopter at Mexico City's airport on January 8, 2016 following his recapture during an intense military operation in Los Mochis, in Sinaloa State. Alfredo Estrella/AFP