Venevision Productions, a Cisneros Media production company and the leading independent producer of Spanish-language programing in the United States, announced the signing of a multi-year contract with Enrique Santos to host a new television show for the Univision Communications, Inc., UniMas network.
Cisneros Media, the corporate division encompassing the Cisneros’ media and entertainment businesses, announced a partnership with Part Time Hero Productions, founded by celebrated game show host Jeff Sutphen, to develop and produce “American Girl Trapped on a Telenovela,” an English-language comedy series with a Latin twist for the U.S. general market.
By Sebastian Torrelio
Radio personality Enrique Santos will be hosting a new television series on Univision’s UniMas network, Venevision Productions announced Monday.
Santos currently hosts “Enrique Santos Show,” a live morning radioshow broadcast through Univision Radio’s Miami affiliate, and simulcast to several cities across the nation. He also hosts the weekly program “Uforia Countdown.”
TV Azteca and Cisneros Media Distribution will team with AfricaXP, a pan-regional digital channel content provider and designer, to launch Romanza + Africa, a dedicated telenovela channel. It will target the continent’s English-speaking audiences. Tapping into over 3,000 hours of English-language programming, the channel will bow with Azteca’s drama series “Catalina and Sebastian” and Cisneros Media Distribution’s novela “Secret of Love.” Other titles to follow include CMD’s “The Woman of My Life” and “Yearning for Your Love.”
CANNES, FRANCE (MIPTV) – Azteca and Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD), two of the world’s most prominent producers of telenovela programming, in partnership with digital content distributor AfricaXP, announce the launch of Romanza+Africa, a new channel targeting English-speaking audiences in the African continent.