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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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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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Telemundo, Univision and CNNE win Daytime Emmys

Telemundo, Univision and CNNE win Daytime Emmys

Telemundo, Univision and CNN en Español each picked up an Emmy as the Academy debuted the first Spanish-language categories during the 41st annual Daytime Emmy Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo Día” won the first-ever “Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish.” María López-Álvarez is the Sr Executive Producer and […]

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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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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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Emilio Nicolás Sr, Andy García honored at NALIP

Emilio Nicolás Sr, Andy García honored at NALIP

NALIP honored Spanish International Network (SIN) co-founder Emilio Nicolás, Sr. with the Pioneer award at its gala event this past Saturday, June 7. Nicolás, who, along with his father-in-law Raúl Cortez, started San Antonio’s KCOR-TV, Channel 41 (later KWEX) and helped build what is now Univision network, was one of several award recipients. Actor Andy […]

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Camila to perform on NBC’s Miss USA telecast

Camila to perform on NBC’s Miss USA telecast

NBC is being more inclusive in the musical choices for its shows. Latin pop band Camila will join the musical lineup for the 63rd annual Miss USA Competition this Sunday, June 8 (8-11 p.m. ET). This will be the first time that Camila’s award-winning composer, singer and producer Mario Domm and guitarist Pablo Hurtado will […]

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