Three NBCUniversal television properties – Telemundo, E! and Universo – have teamed up to co-produce the first-ever total-market entertainment program in English and Spanish for bicultural audiences in the U.S. and Latin America.
“Latinx Now!” is hosted by influencers Christian Acosta, Nastassja Bolívar and Claudia Vergara and will feature a special guest host every week, such as Luis Fonsi, Becky G, Sofia Carson, Kevin Hart, Fat Joe, Malu Trevejo, Karol G, Ozuna, Leslie Grace, CNCO, Alex Sensation, Al Madrigal, C Tangana, De la Ghetto and Ignacio Serricchio.
The 30-minute show will cover the latest news stories in entertainment, fashion, style, beauty, as well as interviews with celebrities, focusing on culturally-relevant content with crossover appeal.
The Spanish-language version of “Latinx Now!” will be available on the Telemundo Entretenimiento YouTube channel and Universo Cable every Wednesday at 1 pm ET.
The E! News YouTube channel will present the English-language version every Wednesday at 3 pm ET. Clips and articles showcasing “Latinx Now!” will also appear on Eonline.com.
The show premieres October 3.
About the Hosts:
Christian Acosta, who has a social reach of over one million followers on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, has been the social media face for many Telemundo properties, including El Pulso Via Mashable, El Buzz Live and the Latin Billboard Music Awards.
Nastassja Bolivar is a former Miss Nicaragua and winner of the 2011 Nuestra Belleza Latina. She is also a professional model, fashion expert and TV host.
Claudia Vergara is the niece of actress Sofía Vergara. She is considered a fashion and lifestyle Instagram influencer with over 175,000 global social media followers.