Telenovela

  1. Backbeat: Telemundo Aims For Number One @ NATPE; Camila's Samo Performs

    January 24, 2012 10:18 AM EST MIAMI -- It was a morning of drama, steamy bedroom scenes and business news during Telemundo's media lunch at the annual NATPE (National Association of Television Program Executives) Market and Conference in Miami. Telemundo executives-includ ...

  2. Latin Power Players: Joshua Mintz

    August 02, 2011 1:16 AM EDT Joshua Mintz Senior executive VP, Telemundo Entertainment Promoted to his current post in January, Joshua Mintz is the person responsible for Telemundo's overal l entertainment development and programming strategy. This includes oversight for ...

  3. Billboard and Telemundo Sign Multi-Year Agreement for Latin Music Awards and More

    May 17, 2011 10:44 AM EDT Telemundo has signed a new multi-year deal with Billboard to present the annual Billboard Latin Music Awards and to expand the companies' alliances into different musical areas. Aside from the successful Billboard Latin Music Awards, the agre ...

  4. Aylin Mujica, Rafael Amaya, Daniel Sarcos To Host 2011 Billboard Latin Music Awards

    April 21, 2011 7:23 PM EDT A trio of celebrities will host the 2011 Billboard Latin Music Awards on April 28, live on Telemundo, featuring some of the biggest names in music including Banda El Recodo, Chino y Nacho, Camila, Don Omar, Juanes, Lucero, Maná, Marc Anthony, and ...

  5. Univision Unveils 2010-11 Schedule

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Univision is planning a slew of shows produced or co-produced by its new content creation unit, Univision Studios, for the 2010-11 TV season, including weekday primetime telenovela "Eva Luna," as well as a dancing and an island reality s ...

  6. Telemundo Plays Up Originals in Upfront Presentation

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Telemundo is expanding its primetime from three to four hours as of next week with the help of the 7 p.m. launch of "A Corazon Abierto" ("With an Open Heart"), a Spanish version of "Grey's Anatomy." Telemundo exe ...

  7. Univision Gears Up New Digital Channel

    February 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST Univision Communications’ digital division plans to launch a new digital channel via Univision.com called “Novelas y Series” (Soaps and Series) later this year. The mobile and online channel will stream content from Univision Interactive Media as ...

  8. Alex Pels Departs As Mun2 Senior VP/GM

    December 14, 2009 12:00 AM EST Mun2 senior VP/GM Alex Pels is leaving his position. There's no word yet on a replacement for Pels, who was appointed to the top job at Telemundo's bilingual entertainment channel in 2006. Pels will continue to work with mun2 as a consul ...

  9. Univision Opens Miami-Based Production House

    December 07, 2009 12:00 AM EST Univision Communications has launched a new U.S.-based production facility, Univision Studios, which could affect the way music is selected and used in its original series and other programs, including soap operas. The studios will produce and co ...

  10. Venevision Novela Returns With More Music, Social Networking

    August 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The new season of Venevision International’s tween telenovela, “Somos Tu Y Yo,” launches Aug. 17 with more music and social networking promotions. The series, which airs in Venezuela, features its young cast singing original songs by Daniel Espino ...

  11. Televisa Execs Testify in Univision Internet Trial

    June 12, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Televisa executives testified on Thursday they kept the right to stream popular Spanish-language shows to U.S. audiences over the Internet in a licensing agreement with Univision, and said the arrangement would benefit its U.S. licensee's rat ...

  12. Latin Execs Discuss Industry Shifts

    April 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Is the Latin music industry finally transforming itself into a content provider, regardless of platform? That idea seemed to have taken hold among the top executives speaking at today's "View From The Top" panel at the Billboard Lat ...

  13. Telemundo Goes Hi-Def

    March 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Telemundo, the NBC Universal-owned Spanish-language network, will start broadcasting in high-definition beginning in April. Telemundo said it would be the first Spanish-language network to offer HD content both at the local and network levels. (A ...

  14. Televisa Inks Another Deal With U.S. Telemundo

    October 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mexico's top broadcaster Televisa said on Monday one of its units reached a deal to carry programs produced by U.S. Spanish-language network Telemundo through several of its digital services in Mexico. This is Televisa's third agreement ...

  15. Univision Upfront Flies As Integrations Slow Telemundo

    July 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Hispanic TV upfront marketplace this year has been a tale of two networks, with Univision doing business at a rapid pace, well ahead of last year and almost 75 percent sold, while Telemundo has been moving more deliberately and at last year’s ...

  16. Telemundo Cuts Programming

    June 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Telemundo has canceled its morning show, "Cada Dia," amid a re-organization of its news and sports divisions. As with "Mas Vale Tarde," its recently-canceled late-night talk show, "Cada Dia" played host to many musica ...

  17. SBS Takes On Movies, Telenovelas

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Spanish Broadcasting System announced the launch of Megafilms, the company's film division. Director and screenwriter Agustin Fernandez III has been tapped as the division's managing director. Megafilms will produce Spanish-language feat ...

  18. mun2 Rolls Out New Programming

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bilingual entertainment cable channel mun2 is rolling out three new shows for its Latino youth audience, and its parent network Telemundo announced new concert specials, as part of their upfront presentations in New York this week. In addition to ...

  19. Rebelde's Gonzalez Set For U.S. Debut

    February 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST The debut album by "Rebelde" cast member Diego Gonzalez (aka "Rocco") will get a physical release in the U.S. on EMI Televisa April 24. The self-titled album, which has already come out in Mexico, Chile and Brazil, will be rele ...

  20. 'Billboard Latino' To Bow On Azteca

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Weekly show to showcase Latin charts. "Billboard Latino," a weekly one-hour entertainment magazine show, will premiere Feb. 5 on the Azteca America television network. The program, which will air Saturdays at 9 p.m. ET, is co-produced by ...

  21. 'Billboard Latino' To Bow On Azteca

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST Weekly show to showcase Latin charts. "Billboard Latino," a weekly one-hour entertainment magazine show, will premiere Feb. 5 on the Azteca America television network. The program, which will air Saturdays at 9 p.m. ET, is co-produced by ...