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MundoMax ends run on last affiliates KWHY and WGEN

MundoMax ends run on last affiliates KWHY and WGEN

MundoMax is effectively no longer on the air. At midnight yesterday, the network’s affiliates in Miami and Los Angeles switched to other programming. MundoMax did not do a sign-off and, apparently, never notified its viewers about the network’s shutdown and that shows would not continue airing on its final local affiliates. In Miami, WGEN channel […]

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Balderas quits WPEC anchor job to become a journalism professor

Balderas quits WPEC anchor job to become a journalism professor

Emmy-award winning journalist Israel Balderas has signed off from WPEC-TV CBS 12 in West Palm Beach, where he had been a weekend anchor and reporter since 2013. His last day was yesterday. He is leaving the news industry after a 20-year journalism career to become Assistant Professor of Convergence Journalism in the School of Communications […]

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Alegret promoted to News Director at NTN24

Alegret promoted to News Director at NTN24

Gustau Alegret has been named U.S. News Director of Spanish-language international cable news channel NTN24, based in Washington D.C. He will report directly to Julián Giraldo, VP of RCN TV International Channels and Claudia Guristatti, Director of Information Systems at RCN TV. Alegret is now responsible for editorial content, as well as overseeing all of […]

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Mora promoted to Sports Director at KXTX

Mora promoted to Sports Director at KXTX

KXTX Telemundo 39 has promoted Erik Mora to Sports Director. In his new role, he will continue to anchor weekday and weekend sports segments, as well as report on sports current events in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area. Erik joined Telemundo 39 in 2013 as a Sports Anchor and Video Journalist. Prior to working at Telemundo, Erik […]

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Diaz promoted to Head of Unscripted at MTV AND VH1

Diaz promoted to Head of Unscripted at MTV AND VH1

For the second time in five months, Nina L. Diaz has been promoted at Viacom. She is now Head of Unscripted for MTV and VH1 and will continue to be based in New York. In June, she was promoted from SVP East Coast Production and Development to EVP and Head of Reality Programming for VH1. In […]

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MundoMax lawsuit

Chicago station sues MundoMax for fraud and breach of contract

One day before MundoMax it is scheduled to permanently go off the air, its Chicago affiliate is suing the short-lived network. Attorneys for KM LPTV OF CHICAGO-13, L.L.C. today filed a complaint against RCN-owned MundoMax in the State of California, accusing the company of breach of contract, breach of the covenant of good faith and […]

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Azteca América signs deal with WGEN to pick up MundoMax Miami affiliate

Azteca América signs deal with WGEN to pick up MundoMax Miami affiliate

Starting December 1, MundoMax 8 will be rebranded to Azteca Miami 8. Azteca América announced today it signed an affiliate and sales agreement with WGEN that will add the full power Miami station to its network group after MundoMax goes off the air at 11:59 pm on November 30. The deal gives Azteca América, geared […]

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De Luque named co-host Telemundo 47’s “Acceso Total”

De Luque named co-host Telemundo 47’s “Acceso Total”

Orietta De Luque has started a new job as co-host of WNJU Telemundo 47’s entertainment and lifestyle show “Acceso Total.” She joins Audris Rijo every Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. ET. Orietta previously worked in Miami, where she was co-host of weekday morning radio show “Now With Oscar Haza” that airs on Z 92.3 FM. […]

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