Venevision Productions, a Cisneros Media production house and the leading independent producer of Spanish-language programming in the United States, is proud to announce the appointment of Carlos Santos as Director of Content & Artistic Development. The accomplished Mexican actor and director with over 25 years of experience will be based at Cisneros Media’s state-of-the-art production studios in the heart of Miami and report directly to the EVP of Operations, Juan Carlos Sosa.
Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD) is attending the international market DISCOP Africa 2014 to present its acclaimed telenovelas available in English, including its most recent production of “Cosita Linda” [Sweet Thing], the novela starring Christian Meier, Ana Lorena Sanchez, Zuleyka Rivera, and Pedro Moreno.
Venevision Productions, productora de Cisneros Media y la principal generadora independiente de programación en español en los Estados Unidos, se enorgullece en anunciar que el gran talento del animador Enrique Santos fue reconocido por los lectores de la revista ‘People en español’, llevándolo a ser finalista en la categoría de ‘Mejor Presentador’ de la encuesta “Estrellas del Año 2014”.
Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD) presents the striking new series “XRC” (Extreme Reality Clips) as part of its programming proposal for the international market MIPCOM 2014, which is currently taking place in Cannes, France, through October 16th.
Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD) presentará “Los Súper Pérez”, la serie de comedia fantástica de MVS Televisión, como parte de su propuesta de programación para el mercado internacional MIPCOM 2014, que tendrá lugar del 13 al 16 de octubre en Cannes, Francia.
Cisneros Media, the corporate division encompassing the Cisneros’ media and entertainment businesses, announced the appointment of Marcello Coltro as Executive Vice President of Content Distribution. Based out of the corporate headquarters in Miami, Coltro will oversee the company’s Pay-TV and Content Distribution units and report directly to Cisneros Media President Jonathan Blum.
Venevision Productions the Cisneros Media production company based in Miami, today celebrated the ‘Take One’ to mark the start of production of its new tele-series “Ruta 35, La Válvula de Escape,” a collaboration with Univision.
Cisneros Media Distribution (CMD) announced the hiring of Helen Jurado, a 16-year industry professional, to solidify its stronghold on the Latin American market. As Senior Director of Sales & Business Development, Helen will report directly to Cesar Diaz, the company’s Vice President.
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 Shelli Weinstein
Cisneros Media is the latest Latin American media heavyweight to target the U.S. market, setting a deal to develop an English-language comedy “American Girl Trapped on a Telenovela” with gameshow vet Jeff Sutphen.
“Trapped on a Telenovela” centers on Sarah Forlenza, a Puerto Rican-Italian actress from Brooklyn who has lands a role on a telenovela after struggling to find work. The hitch is that she doesn’t speak any Spanish.