Telemundo Forms Streaming-Only Studio

Telemundo is forming a new studio that will exclusively cater to the growing need for Spanish-language content on streaming platforms, including the in-house Peacock. The Miami-based Telemundo Streaming Studios will be under Telemundo Global Studios, led by president Marcos Santana. Santana will oversee all scripted programming for the Telemundo linear TV network as well as streaming development.

NBCU Launches ‘Inspiring America’ Across Nets

NBCUniversal News Group launches Inspiring America as a multiplatform franchise that starts with a primetime television event honoring extraordinary individuals who have made an impact during these difficult times.

‘A Sense of Belonging’ For Hispanic Children, With Puppets

Club Mundo Kids, a new TV series debuting on Telemundo on April 10, is the latest result of a push for programming that uses Spanish to reach Latino audiences.

Telemundo And Susan G. Komen Partner On Hispanic Breast Health

Susan G. Komen, the world’s leading breast cancer organization, and Telemundo today announced a two-year partnership to reach Hispanic women with trustworthy information and resources to take control of their breast health. As breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among Hispanic women in the U.S., this integrated partnership will seek to overcome […]

Iris Rodriguez Named KTLM News Director

The 15-year media veteran is promoted from executive producer to oversee multiplatform news efforts at the Telemundo-owned station in South Texas’ Rio Grande Valley.

Xumo Launches Telemundo Channels

The long-term partnership kicks off with three new Telemundo-branded channels:Telemundo Al Día, Telemundo Realities and Telemundo Novelas

‘Hoy Dia’ Morning Show Premieres On Telemundo Feb. 15

Football, TV’s Biggest Game, Makes Massive Play For Smaller Crowds

Football has long been TV’s ultimate big-audience sport. Nearly every one of the medium’s most-watched broadcasts is an NFL football game. This past Sunday, however, the National Football League and several of the media companies eager to keep ties to its high-rated matches targetted niche crowds on Freeform, Nickelodeon and Telemundo.

Miguelangel Lopez Named WTMO News VP

He joins the Telemundo Orlando outlet from KTLM Harlingen, Texas, to oversee multiplatform news operations.

Telemundo O&Os ‘Most Accurate’ Spanish-Language Weather Forecasters For Second Straight Year

WeatheRate, an independent weather research company, today announced that 17 Telemundo owned stations have received the “Most Accurate” forecasting certification for 2020. The stations: WNJU New York, WSCV Miami, KTMD Houston, KXTX Dallas-Fort Worth, WSNS Chicago, KVDA San Antonio, KTAZ Phoenix, KTLM Harlingen, Texas, WTMO Orlando, WWSI Philadelphia, WZDC Washington, D.C., KUAN San Diego, WRMD […]

Noticias Telemundo’s Final Election Day Coverage Sets New Records Across Platforms

Noticias Telemundo’s continuous 13-hour news Election coverage on Saturday, Nov. 7, propelled Telemundo to rank No. 1 in total day and primetime among all broadcast and cable networks in Hispanic viewers regardless of language, according to Nielsen Media Research. The coverage averaged 1.29 million total Hispanic viewers during primetime and 744,000 total viewers for total […]

Telemundo’s Election Coverage Features Monumental AR, Newsroom Set

Noticias Telemundo Sets Multiplatform Election Coverage Plans

Noticias Telemundo announced plans to deliver nonstop multiplatform coverage on election night anchored live from its new custom-designed, state-of-the-art studio sets at Telemundo Center in Miami. The election night coverage will feature the latest technology in virtual storytelling tools to deliver dynamic and in-depth news coverage across all of Noticias Telemundo’s platforms. Election night coverage […]

Telemundo And Univision’s Fact-Check Teams Grow

Nearly 30% of the fact-checks published by these two television channels for the Whatsapp chatbot have been original stories, rather than translations.

Telemundo Makes Layoffs In Los Angeles

Telemundo Launches U.S. Latino Voter Registration Campaign

NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, Telemundo Count Down To Election Day

This Sunday, with 100 days to go until Election Day 2020, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC and Telemundo will host an hour-long special, Decision 2020: 100 Days To Go, anchored by “Meet The Press” moderator and MSNBC host Chuck Todd. The special airs Sunday on MSNBC at 10 p.m. ET, and streams on NBC News NOW, CNBC.com […]

Beau Ferrari Named Telemundo Chairman

NBCUniversal has named Beau Ferrari chairman of Telemundo Enterprises, succeeding Cesar Conde, who shifted to a role as chairman of the NBC News Group in May.

Telemundo Adding Latenight Weekend News

The NBCUniversal-owned Spanish language broadcaster is launching a latenight edition of Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana, a newscast set to air Saturdays and Sundays at 11:30 p.m. ET beginning July 18.

Telemundo Unveils Latest Programming Slate

Telemundo Stations Documentary Tracks ‘Climate Change’

Climate Change/Cambio Climático, a new, 30-minute Spanish-language TV special produced by Telemundo’s KXTX Dallas, will air across Telemundo owned and affiliate stations on Earth Day, Wednesday, April 22. Hosted by AMS and Certified Broadcast Chief Meteorologist Néstor Flecha (KXTX), and featuring Telemundo station Meteorologists Michelle Trujillo (KVEA Los Angeles), Ariel Rodriguez (WSCV Miami), Pedro Montoro (WNJU […]

Telemundo Expanding To 12 Hours Of Continuous Live Daytime News Programming

DMA 1: NEW YORK

Freddy Oldenburg New WNJU VP Of News

Telemundo is moving him from its KXTX Dallas where he has headed news operations since 2017.

Telemundo Names Vanessa Hauc Anchor Of ‘Noticias Telemundo Fin De Semana’

Noticias Telemundo has appointed Vanessa Hauc as anchor of Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana, the network’s weekend newscast that airs Saturdays and Sundays at 6:30 p.m ET. She takes over following Julio Vaqueiro’s transition to anchor the newly launched Noticias Telemundo late-night weekday newscast, which airs Monday to Friday at 11:35 p.m. ET “Vanessa Hauc is a uniquely talented journalist who brings a crucial voice to the Latino community,” said Luis Fernández, president of […]

Telemundo Launches Latenight COVID-19 News

Noticias Telemundo anchor Julio Vaqueiro on Tuesday hosted a new half hour of news devoted to coronavirus at 11:35 p.m. ET/10:35 p.m. PT — Coronavirus: Un Pais en Alerta (Coronavirus: A Nation on Alert). The program focuses on the latest developments regarding the coronavirus and its impact on the Latino community.

TVN’S NEW FACILITIES INSIDER

TVN’s New Facilities Insider | NBCU Takes The IP Plunge In Boston

The massive NBCUniversal Boston Media Center in Needham, Mass., houses the company’s NBC and Telemundo stations plus regional cable news and sports networks in a new $125 million, 160,000-square foot headquarters. “It’s a complete game-changer,” says one GM of the greenfield build.

KBLR Las Vegas Holds Ribbon Cutting

On Jan. 30, Telemundo’s KBLR Las Vegas held a ribbon cutting to commemorate the unveiling of its new 22,622 sq. ft. media center in the presence of Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak, Clark County Commissioner Michael Naft, local community leaders, NBC and Telemundo stations executives and colleagues. Telemundo Las Vegas aired its first newscast from its […]

KLWB Lafayette Adding Telemundo On Subchannel

Delta Media-owned MeTV affiliate KLWB Lafayette, La. (DMA 121), is adding a Telemundo feed on ch. 50.3 beginning Jan. 22. Branded as Telemundo Lafayette, it will be the only Spanish-language local station in the market, according to Delta, and will be available to all Cox cable subscribers in the DMA beginning April 1. Tom Poehler, […]

NBC/Telemundo Stations Overhaul CMS, Sites

The stations launch a new, immersive design across desktop and mobile web in 30 markets. The new CMS offers greater flexibility for newsrooms to share content across multiple platforms/channels while the redesign highlights breaking news, weather, investigative reporting and video to English and Spanish-speaking users in a new way.

Telemundo Sets Digital News Election Plans

Noticias Telemundo doubles the size of digital editorial team and hires former New York Times En Español reporters in time to kick-off coverage in Iowa.

Telemundo Actor Alejandro Sandí Rescued Following Abduction In Mexico

Alejandro Sandí, Telemundo TV Actor, Missing After Abduction In Mexico

Telemundo To Produce News Shows For Quibi

Quibi is tapping a second NBCUniversal news brand to produce daily news programming for its mobile-first live content platform, set to launch April 2020. Hispanic media juggernaut Telemundo announced today that its news division is partnering with Quibi on two Hispanic news shows for the platform’s curated news and entertainment programming vertical, Daily Essentials.

DMA 39: LAS VEGAS

Telemundo Las Vegas Unveils New IP Plant

The 22,622 square-foot “media center” makes KBLR the first NBCUniversal-owned television station to have its news-production infrastructure hosted remotely in an off-site data technology center — in Dallas.

Telemundo Moves Into 2020 Spotlight

Expanded political coverage, and a new $250 million campus worthy of a start-up, are signs of a Spanish-language network on the rise.

DMA 4: PHILADELPHIA

Collaborative Journalism: Is It Right For You?

Why Anzio Williams, WCAU’s competitive news director, decided to go for Broke in Philly.

Women’s World Cup Rallies Record Audiences

The 5 Moderators Who Must Corral The Dems

Lester Holt, the anchor of NBC Nightly News, is the glue that holds the evenings together. He will be onstage for all four hours, joined by NBC’s Savannah Guthrie and Telemundo’s José Díaz-Balart for the first hour. In the second hour, Meet the Press host Chuck Todd and MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow will join him.

Trump Moves Beyond Media Base For Interviews

The president has booked an appearance on NBC’s Meet the Press Sunday and has done an interview with Telemundo — two of the three networks that will simulcast next week’s first debate among Democratic presidential contenders. (The other is MSNBC.)

Noticias Telemundo Adds Two National Correspondents