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Posted Saturday 7/07/18 at 10:36AM EDT
Fox and Telemundo are making the best of a World Cup that has seen ratings decline without the U.S. men's team
Source: Los Angeles Times
This year's World Cup especially hurts U.S. viewership because the games are mostly played in the morning U.S. time. But Fox and Telemundo say ratings are better than expected.
Posted Thursday 6/28/18 at 6:48PM EDT
Telemundo suspends hosts for their racist gestures in reference to South Korea's World Cup team
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Un Nuevo Dia (A New Day) hosts James Tahhan and Janice Bencosme made slant-eyed gestures in reference to yesterday's match with Germany.
Posted Tuesday 6/26/18 at 4:47PM EDT
Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona provides Fox with its second and third middle fingers of the World Cup
Maradona's double middle-finger salute in celebration of Argentina's victory was caught by the global TV feed and broadcast on Fox and Telemundo. This is the second time a middle finger was broadcast from the World Cup, after Robbie Williams flipped the bird while performing during the opening ceremony, prompting a Fox apology.
Posted Thursday 5/10/18 at 1:22PM EDT
Telemundo announces two English-language shows, including a reboot of the show that inspired Ugly Betty
Betty in New York (a working title) is a “modern retelling" of the ground-breaking story, Yo soy Betty, la fea. Telemundo also announced English-language series El Recluso (The Inmate), the network’s first political thriller starring Ignacio Serricchio. Telemundo is also coming out with a Spanish-language version of The Voice, called La Voz. ALSO: Telemundo shows are coming to Hulu.
Posted Wednesday 10/11/17 at 5:14PM EDT
NBC, Univision and Telemundo join forces for a Puerto Rico disaster relief telethon
Both Spanish language channels are teaming up for the first time on Saturday for One Voice: Somos Live! A Concert for Disaster Relief, which will begin at 8 p.m. and which NBC will air in the 10 p.m. hour. Expected to appear are Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Jamie Foxx, Coldplay, Gwen Stefani and Ricky Martin.