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Neida Sandoval out at Telemundo

Neida Sandoval out at Telemundo

Neida Sandoval

Neida Sandoval posted this photo on her official Facebook account prior to the start of the morning show, asking viewers to tune in.

Today was Neida Sandoval’s last day on the air at Telemundo.

According to sources, the network decided not to renew her contract as the news anchor for morning show “Un Nuevo Día.”

Sources say the move came as a surprise many staffers, including Neida, who did not get a chance to say good-bye on the air.

A company spokesman confirmed the news: “Neida Sandoval is no longer working with us. We appreciate her numerous contributions to Telemundo and wish her all the best in her future professional endeavors.”

Neida’s departure comes just shy of two years since she joined the show in June of 2014. At the time, she replaced Edgardo Del Villar, who was moved to a role as correspondent and fill-in anchor for the network’s primetime newscast.

An Emmy-award winning journalist, Neida was one of the founding members of Univision’s “Despierta América,” which she co-hosted for 15 years until 2011.

Edgardo, who in March was pulled off the weekend anchor desk in favor of Luis Carlos Vélez, returns to the morning news slot next Monday, May 9. It remains to be seen if he’ll be Neida’s permanent replacement.


* The story was updated to include that Edgardo del Villar will fill-in for Neida Sandoval.

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Adamari López returns to “Un Nuevo Día”

Adamari López returns to “Un Nuevo Día”

Adamari LopezAfter the birth of her daughter Alaia and a three-month maternity leave, Adamari López returns to her TV hosting duties at “Un Nuevo Día.”

Actress Laura Flores stepped in during her absence starting March 23.

Adamari has been co-host of Telemundo’s morning show since 2012.

The Puerto Rican actress and TV personality is scheduled to be back on the air next Monday, July 6.

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BURBANK - APR 26: Un Nuevo Día at the 42nd Daytime Emmy Awards Gala at Warner Bros. Studio on April 26, 2015 in Burbank, California

Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo Día” wins Daytime Emmy

Un Nuevo Día Emmys 2015

From L to R: María López Álvarez, Emilio Pimentel, Mari García-Márquez, Daniel Sarcos, Aide Devis, and Angel Román.

For a second consecutive year, Telemundo’s morning show “Un Nuevo Día” picks up a Daytime Emmy award for Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish.

Telemundo received the award last night during the 42nd Daytime Emmy Awards held at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California.

“Un Nuevo Día” beat CNN en Español’s “Café CNN” and Univision’s “Despierta América,” the other two contenders in the category.

The show is hosted by Rashel Díaz, Adamari López, Ana María Canseco, Daniel Sarcos and Diego Schoening, with news updates from Neida Sandoval.

María López Álvarez, Telemundo’s SVP of Reality Programming, Emilio Pimentel, Director of Production and Operations of  Alternative Programming, as well as “Un Nuevo Día’s” Executive Producer Mari García-Márquez, co-host Daniel Sarcos, Production Supervisor Aide Devis, and Segment Producer Angel Román were on hand to pick up the Emmy.

You can see the acceptance video here.

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Actress Laura Flores steps in on “Un Nuevo Día”

Laura FloresActress Laura Flores will be replacing “Un Nuevo Día” co-host Adamari Lopez during her maternity leave.

She’ll join Rashel Diaz, Ana Maria Canseco, Daniel Sarcos and Diego Schoening as co-host of the morning show starting Monday, March 23.

The Mexican singer and actress has had an extensive career on Televisa novelas, but recently started acting in Telemundo productions.

In addition to roles in Telemundo’s original productions “En Otra Piel” and “Reina de Corazones,” she has hosted the “Billboard Latin Music Awards” and participated in the Sunday night reality competition “Yo Soy el Artista.”

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Hernández joins Telemundo network

Norberto HernandezEmmy-award winning reporter Norberto Hernández has joined Telemundo network as the Dallas-based correspondent for its morning show “Un Nuevo Día.”

Norberto returns to TV after a one-year break. He started the new gig on August 4th, 2014.

He previously spent 16 years working at several Univision stations in Texas. He was weather anchor/entertainment reporter for Univision’s KUVN channel 23 in Dallas from 2008 to 2013, also reporting for several network shows, including “El Gordo y La Flaca,” “Despierta América,” and “Primer Impacto.” He also conducted interviews for Telefutura’s “Tómbola” and “Escándalo TV.”

Norberto previously spent 6 years as weather anchor/entertainment reporter for KWEX Channel 41 in San Antonio. Before that, he worked for the Univision affiliate in Corpus Christi.

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NBC & Telemundo to simulcast Juanes concert

Today-Un nuevo díaGrammy-winning Colombian pop star Juanes will be performing live from Rockefeller Plaza in New York City – and the concert will air live on both NBC and Telemundo.

The event, scheduled for Monday, April 21 at 7 am, is part of NBC’s “Today Show” spring concert series, which will be simulcast with Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo Día.”

Juanes becomes the fourth Latino performer to participate in the NBC/Telemundo morning show concert series, following Enrique Iglesias, Shakira and Pitbull.

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Villegas leaves Telemundo’s “Un Nuevo Día”

Alessandra VillegasAfter 3 years as one “Un Nuevo Día’s” on-air personalities, Alessandra Villegas has left Telemundo’s morning show. 

Alessandra was not on the air last week. In a statement, Telemundo confirmed this week that she’s no longer part of the show and wished her the best in her future endeavors.

In an interview with HuffPost Voces, Alessandra says she decided not to renew contract because “the network didn’t give her what she hoped for.”

She says she pondered over this decision for months, but that ultimately, she’s looking for a change and “more exposure,” something she wouldn’t be able to accomplish with her limited participation on the show.

She didn’t get a chance to say her good-byes on air, but on Monday, Alessandra took to Twitter and Facebook to tell her fans she was no longer on the show, express her gratitude to Telemundo for the opportunity to learn and grow, and thank her co-workers and the public. She said she would soon let her fans know about her next career move.

Atención a todos mis seguidores que han preguntado en estos últimos días donde estoy. … http://t.co/VHefqNHa4l

— Alessandra Villegas (@Alessandraville) March 17, 2014


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Canseco returns to morning show TV on Telemundo

Ana Maria CansecoAfter months of speculation, Telemundo today confirmed that Ana María Canseco is joining its morning show team.  The announcement was made live during this morning’s “Un Nuevo Día,” with Ana María on the set.

She had been occasionally doing some morning guest appearances during the past few months. She officially starts her new co-hosting gig on September 9.

This is a return to morning television…. and to Telemundo for Ana María.  She was one of the original co-hosts of Univision’s “Despierta América,” where she spent 13 years, from 1997 to 2010, when she was removed from the show. She previously worked for KVEA-52 Telemundo as an entertainment reporter and before that, she worked for KVDA-60 in San Antonio.

Last month, she got her own weekday radio show “Échate Pa’Cá con Ana María Canseco” on GLR networks.

Less than 2 weeks ago, co-host Omar Germenos abruptly left the morning show, after co-hosting it for a little over 2 years.




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