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Solano joins anchor team at KIRO

Solano joins anchor team at KIRO

David Solano has started a new job as a sports and news anchor at KIRO-TV, the CBS affiliate in Seattle. He moved to Washington state after spending two years at CBS affiliate KOIN in Portland as a sports anchor and reporter. He previously worked at ABC affiliate WXYZ-TV Channel 7 in Detroit as a weekend […]

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Former CEO of Univision Jerry Perenchio dies at 86

Former CEO of Univision Jerry Perenchio dies at 86

Billionaire media and entertainment mogul Jerry Perenchio, who bought Univision and turned the Spanish-language network into a powerhouse, has died. He was 86. The L.A. Times reports he died yesterday at his Los Angeles home after a five month battle with lung cancer. Perenchio, who started in the media business as a Hollywood talent agent […]

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Azteca América Atlanta strikes ad partnership deal with WAZX 101.9 FM

Azteca América Atlanta strikes ad partnership deal with WAZX 101.9 FM

Azteca América Atlanta affiliate WUVM Channel 4 has formed a sales and marketing partnership with Spanish-language radio station WAZX 101.9 FM, “La Que Buena.” Under the terms of the deal, WAZX 101.9 FM will sell advertising packages on WUVM Channel 4 Azteca to local advertisers in the market. The two stations will also cross-promote joint […]

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Univision and Telemundo face $100M defamation suit

Univision and Telemundo face $100M defamation suit

Claiming that Univision and Telemundo broadcast and published “fictitious, defamatory stories” that have damaged him and his wife, Juan Gabriel’s son Iván Aguilera has filed a $100 million defamation lawsuit against the networks. In the complaint, Aguilera and his wife Simona say the networks aired stories about Joao Aguilera, an alleged secret biological son of […]

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Estrella TV inks international distribution deal with Sabbatical Entertainment

Estrella TV inks international distribution deal with Sabbatical Entertainment

LBI Media-owned Estrella TV, looking for a wider audience, is preparing to take its shows worldwide. The Burbank, CA-based network has signed an international distribution agreement with Sabbatical Entertainment. As the company’s international distribution agent, Sabbatical will sell Estrella TV’s original programming outside of the United States, including shows such as “Rica Famosa Latina,” “Tengo Talento, […]

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Univision Houston promotes Guzmán to anchor & reporter

Univision Houston promotes Guzmán to anchor & reporter

Marlene Guzmán is starting a new job as weekend news anchor and weekday reporter at KXLN-45 Univision Houston. She replaces Rebecca Suarez, who left the station for a job as Chief Communication Officer for Houston Independent School District. This is a promotion for Guzmán, who moves up from 5 pm news producer – a job […]

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Carlos Adyan hired at Telemundo 51

Carlos Adyan hired at Telemundo 51

Carlos Adyan has joined Telemundo 51’s morning program “Primera Edición” as a traffic, news and entertainment reporter. The 21-year old will be tasked with attracting and engaging a millennial Spanish-language viewing audience. Prior to Telemundo 51, Adyan worked as a personal assistant to singer Marc Anthony at Magnus Media in Miami and as entertainment contributor […]

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Telemundo and Univision unveil new shows at Upfronts

Telemundo and Univision unveil new shows at Upfronts

The battle over primetime audiences continues to intensify between rivals Telemundo and Univision, as both networks increase the stakes in original programming. The networks unveiled their 2017-2018 programming plans to advertisers at Upfront events this week in New York, with flashy presentations and star-studded private concerts. Although Telemundo was bundled into NBC’s Upfront, the network […]

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