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Loizaga named Univision network weekend anchor

Loizaga named Univision network weekend anchor

Arantxa Loizaga has left her anchor job at KWEX-41 in San Antonio to become the new network co-anchor for Univision’s weekend newscast. She replaces Lourdes Ramos, whose last day on the air was Sunday, July 13. Arantxa won’t begin her weekend anchor gig until sometime in August. But starting Monday, July 28, she’ll be filling […]

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Buzo named news director at WKTB

Buzo named news director at WKTB

Jorge Buzo has been named news director and anchor of “Noticiero Telemundo Atlanta.” In his new role, Jorge will lead the overall news operation, including specials and the management of the news team. Jorge was most recently anchor and senior reporter at WKTB, the Telemundo affiliate in Atlanta. He has previously worked for Fox Sports and Televisa […]

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MSNBC, Telemundo & mun2 to air “Underwater Dreams” documentary

MSNBC, Telemundo & mun2 to air “Underwater Dreams” documentary

MSNBC and Telemundo will simultaneously broadcast a special one-hour television version of the documentary “Underwater Dreams,” which chronicles the story of four teenage boys, sons of undocumented Mexican immigrants who entered a sophisticated underwater robotics competition, and against all odds, won. The documentary explores how enthusiasm, dedication and perseverance from the four boys and the two high school […]

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The View tries out Ana Belaval

The View tries out Ana Belaval

Two spots have recently opened up on ABC’s “The View.” You would think this is a perfect opportunity to finally give one of those slots to a Latina co-host. WGN-TV reporter Ana Belaval got a guest-host shot last Tuesday, sitting in with the women of “The View,” although when she shared her experience with her […]

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Al Día partners with Telemundo 39 in Dallas

Al Día partners with Telemundo 39 in Dallas

Dallas Spanish-language newspaper Al Día has teamed up with KXTX Telemundo 39 to share local news and collaborate on joint news projects, as well as promotions and events. As part of the partnership, Telemundo 39 will preview Al Día’s top news stories every Tuesday and Friday evening on “Noticiero Telemundo 39” at 10 pm CT. […]

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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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Univision Radio cancels Luis Jiménez show in NY

Univision Radio cancels Luis Jiménez show in NY

The Luis Jiménez Show, on the air on Univision Radio’s  WXNY 96.3 FM since 2008, was abruptly pulled off the air. On Facebook, fans today wanted to know why the show wasn’t on the air. A company source confirmed the show was cancelled and that Luis Jiménez is no longer with Univision Radio. Effective immediately, 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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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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