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Univision names talent for 2 new music reality shows

Univision names talent for 2 new music reality shows

Univision is gearing up for more reality shows and has already tapped some high-profile talent to participate. The network has picked television personality Galilea Montijo to host “Va Por Ti,” a new singing competition show that will premiere on Univision on Sunday, September 7 at 8 pm ET. Galilea is currently one of the co-hosts […]

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Telemundo names Lucero host of new music reality show

Telemundo names Lucero host of new music reality show

Mexican singer and actress Lucero has been chosen to host Telemundo’s new reality musical competition, “Yo Soy El Artista.” The Sunday prime-time show is  slated to premiere in September. According to Telemundo, Lucero will not only host the competition, but also have a say in the future of the contestants. Contestants on “Yo Soy el Artista” will have to […]

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Enrique Santos to host TV show on Unimás

Enrique Santos to host TV show on Unimás

Univision Radio personality Enrique Santos will be expanding into the TV realm. Univision announced it has signed a multi-year contract with Enrique to host a new television show for the UniMás network. Univision has teamed up with Venevision to produce the show. Enrique currently hosts the “Enrique Santos Show,” broadcast live Monday through Friday from […]

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El Rey premieres new “Matador” series

El Rey premieres new “Matador” series

Spy thriller “Matador” debuts tonight on cable network El Rey Network. The series, from award-winning writer/producer Roberto Orci, hasn’t even premiered and it has already been picked up for a 13-episode second season. Shot in Los Angeles, the series chronicles the unlikely rise of Tony “Matador” Bravo (Gabriel Luna), a professional soccer player for the […]

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Univision stops free World Cup video streaming

Univision stops free World Cup video streaming

After heavily promoting free access to video streams of the 2014 World Cup games, Univision is changing strategy. Starting July 4, the network is pulling the plug on free and easy streaming of the games online or via mobile app and moving the digital feeds of the last 8 matches behind a pay-wall. Univision has […]

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Telemundo signs deal with Sony Pictures to produce TV series

Telemundo signs deal with Sony Pictures to produce TV series

Telemundo and Sony Pictures Television today announced they’ve signed a three-year television agreement to produce three TV series for the U.S. Hispanic market.  According to the terms of the deal, Sony Pictures Television will produce one primetime series per year for Telemundo in the United States. As part of the deal, Sony Pictures Television’s production company […]

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World Cup Mexico game sets ratings record on Univision

World Cup Mexico game sets ratings record on Univision

More than 10 million people tuned in to Univision to watch the Mexico vs. Netherlands World Cup match on Sunday, June 29, making it the most-viewed telecast in U.S. Spanish-language television history. Even though Mexico lost and won’t move forward in the competition, Univision is reaping the benefits of huge audiences during World Cup action, which has three […]

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Univision scores ratings bonanza with World Cup

Univision scores ratings bonanza with World Cup

From the kickoff last Thursday of the world’s biggest sporting event, Univision has seen stellar ratings of the 2014 World Cup matches in Brazil, surpassing ESPN. According to Univision, its network coverage is pacing ahead of its 2010 World Cup coverage by more than 25% among total Viewers and more than 11% among Adults 18-49 through […]

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Telemundo indefinitely postpones reality beauty pageant

Telemundo indefinitely postpones reality beauty pageant

Telemundo network, which has been heavily hyping its newest reality show, the “Miss Latina Universo” beauty pageant, scheduled to debut this Sunday, June 15, has postponed it indefinitely. Telemundo first announced the creation of “Miss Latina Universo” during its 2013 upfronts, also plugged it during the 2014 upfronts and two weeks ago announced the launch […]

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Telemundo Internacional signs deal with HBO Latin America

Telemundo Internacional signs deal with HBO Latin America

HBO Latin America Group will be Telemundo’s exclusive representative handling affiliate sales for its pay TV channel Telemundo Internacional in Latin America, excluding Mexico and Brazil. The deal, effective as of this month, adds Telemundo Internacional to HBO’s basic channel lineup in the region. In addition to handling the sales of the channel to cable […]

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