Saccone Resigns As MundoFox President

Longtime Fox executive Emiliano Saccone says he’s leaving the network on Jan. 15 “to look at some more entrepreneurial ventures.”


MundoFox Is Aiming Young And Bilingual

With its soft launch set for next Wednesday (Aug. 1), the new Spanish-language broadcast network is targetting younger viewers — 18-34s — more than the existing Hispanic networks, and it isn’t afraid to let some English on the air, including commercials. Partners News Corp. and Colombia’s RCN say they’ll have 50 affiliates covering 80% of the U.S. Hispanic population on board by the official launch on Aug. 13.

Fox Taps Saccone To Head MundoFox

The former entertainment president of Fox International Channels, Emiliano Saccone, is named president of the new U.S. Hispanic broadcast TV network set to launch this fall.