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World Cup kicks off on Univision

World Cup kicks off on Univision

The very much anticipated start to the world’s biggest sporting event is underway on Univision, with Brasil vs. Croatia opening the FIFA World Cup. The Spanish-language network will be airing the 56 live World Cup matches from Brazil, all simulcast on Univision Deportes Network. UniMás and cable network Galavisión will air 8 live games and special programming […]

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El Rey network makes Austin its headquarters

El Rey network makes Austin its headquarters

El Rey executives announced today that the network’s production and corporate headquarters will be based in Austin, Texas. The network will film a wide range of scripted and unscripted content in the state, including the its first scripted original,  “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series,” which debuted on the cable channel on March 11, 2014. The series […]

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ESPN Deportes offers Spanish-language coverage of NBA Finals

ESPN Deportes offers Spanish-language coverage of NBA Finals

ESPN Deportes will present exclusive Spanish-language coverage of The Finals starting June 5 at 9 p.m. ET with the commentary of Álvaro Martín, the analysis of Coach Carlos Morales and special guest, former Argentina National Team Point Guard Alejandro Montecchia. Sebastian Christensen will serve as sideline reporter for all games, while Claudia Trejos will anchor […]

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Telemundo Puerto Rico launches weekend newscasts

Telemundo Puerto Rico launches weekend newscasts

Starting this Saturday, May 31, Telemundo Puerto Rico will once again produce weekend newscasts. “Telenoticias Fin de Semana” will air Saturdays and Sundays at 5 and 10 pm. The newscasts will be followed at 10:30 pm with “Deportes Xtra,” a half-hour show also produced by the Telemundo news department. The weekend edition newscasts will be […]

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Entravision Denver FMs are #1 in AM and PM drives

Entravision Denver FMs are #1 in AM and PM drives

Entravision Communications’s Denver radio stations have seen a big uptick in ratings, strengthening their position in the market. La Tricolor KXPK 96.5 FM is not only the number one Spanish-language radio station, but also ranked number one in afternoon drive time regardless of language. The station got a 21.7 share of listening during the full week […]

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“Señor de los Cielos” Season 2 gives big ratings to Telemundo

“Señor de los Cielos” Season 2 gives big ratings to Telemundo

Telemundo’s “El Señor de los Cielos” second season debuted to big numbers. On its premiere night on Monday, it reached 2,739,000 total viewers and 1,701,000 adults 18-49, according to Nielsen. Starring Rafael Amaya as Mexican drug lord Aurelio Casillas, the series averaged 2,187,000 total viewers and 1,390,000 adults 18-49. The highly promoted premiere ranked #1 […]

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Univision to air U.S. premiere of Chávez documentary

Univision to air U.S. premiere of Chávez documentary

The U.S. television premiere of “La Última Huelga,” the Spanish-language version of the documentary film “Cesar’s Last Fast” will air on Univision, while the English-language version  will be simulcast on the Pivot cable TV network this Saturday, May 24 at 7 pm ET. The documentary, which debuted this year at Sundance Film Festival, is part of a content alliance between […]

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Telemundo signs co-production deal with TVN

Telemundo signs co-production deal with TVN

Telemundo Internacional and Televisión Nacional de Chile (TVN) have inked an international coproduction deal for the new original super series “Dueños del Paraíso,” which marks the return of actress Kate del Castillo as a lead telenovela character. Her previous novela, “La Reina del Sur,” was a huge hit for the network. Telemundo will be in […]

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MundoFox boasts increased viewership at upfront

MundoFox boasts increased viewership at upfront

Almost two years after its launch, MundoFox execs assured advertisers their ratings have nearly doubled in every daypart, making them “the fastest growing network in Spanish-language television.” At its third upfront in NYC on Wednesday, Tom Maney, executive VP of advertising sales for Fox Hispanic Media, said MundoFox has “momentum” with the network reach increasing […]

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Telemundo upfront: 800 hours of programming, World Cup & Mashable partnership

Telemundo upfront: 800 hours of programming, World Cup & Mashable partnership

Touting the slogan “total market innovation,” Telemundo and mun2 executives unveiled their 2014-2015 programming line-up during the network’s annual Upfront presentation, held Tuesday night at New York’s Frederick P. Rose Hall. The networks committed to producing of 800 original new hours across all platforms for the new season, featuring five new primetime novelas – with […]

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