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Univision partners with Warner Music

Univision partners with Warner Music

Univision Network and Warner Music announced they’re collaborating to give a recording deal to the winner of the TV network’s reality show “Va Por Ti.” Univision launched “Va Por Ti” on September 7th and airs on Sundays at 8 p.m. ET/PT. It reached 5.8 million viewers on its premiere night. The winner of the competition […]

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Pérez promoted at Destination America

Pérez promoted at Destination America

Caroline Pérez has moved up the ranks at the Discovery-owned Destination America channel. She has been promoted from Senior Director to Vice President, Production and Development. Caroline, who is based in New York, has been with Destination America since 2011, developing and executive producing top performing series on the network including “Mountain Monsters” and “Railroad […]

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El Rey series gets play on Netflix

El Rey series gets play on Netflix

Less than a year since its launch, 24-hour English-language network El Rey, founded by filmmaker Robert Rodriguez, may be hard to find on cable, but at least one of the channel’s shows has a chance to gain a little more exposure. The entire 10-episode first season of “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series” is now […]

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Globosat and Caracol TV team up to launch U.S. Spanish-language channel

Globosat and Caracol TV team up to launch U.S. Spanish-language channel

There are believers out there that the Spanish-language television audience is a force to be reckoned with – enough to invest big dollars. Brazil’s Globosat and Colombia’s Caracol TV have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to launch a new Spanish-language pay-TV channel in the United States to compete with Univision and Telemundo. The new partners […]

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Univision announces new programming for UVideos

Univision announces new programming for UVideos

UVideos, Univision’s bilingual digital video network, is expanding its programming to include scripted series, reality shows and digital-only extensions of some of Univision Network’s top shows. Starting in October, Univision will launch “Despierta América – El Reality.” UVideos’ cameras will follow the “Despierta América” hosts and producers to show the behind-the-scenes process of putting together […]

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Telemundo adds Olga Tañón to new music reality show

Telemundo adds Olga Tañón to new music reality show

Telemundo has tapped music icon Olga Tañon to join its new reality show, “Yo Soy El Artista.” The five time Grammy award-winning singer will be school director and judge of the music competition, “Yo Soy El Artista,” slated to premiere in September. Tañón will oversee the school where all contestants will live together, in addition […]

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Hulu adds MundoFox shows to streaming service

Hulu adds MundoFox shows to streaming service

Hulu is adding more Spanish programming to its lineup, launching 7 MundoFox series. Hulu is making available episodes of “El Mariachi” and 13 episodes of “Dos Lunas” for free. However, viewers will only get one freebie episode for the 5 other MundoFox shows: Cumbia Ninja, Kdabra, Tiempo Final, Mentes en Shock and Historias de Corrido. […]

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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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Fernando Fiore quits Univision

Fernando Fiore quits Univision

Fernando Fiore, who has been the host and “president” of Univision’s Sunday sports show “República Deportiva” for the past 15 years, has called it quits. A company source confirmed that Univision has accepted his resignation and that Fernando is no longer with the company. His final show was last Sunday, after the end of the […]

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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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