Another monster “Sunday Night Football” result combined with the finales of summer hits “America’s Got Talent” and “American Ninja Warrior” to keep NBC on top of the primetime ratings leaderboard in…
“Sabado Gigante,” a Saturday night tradition in millions of Hispanic households around the globe for more than 53 years, ended its run a ratings winner for Univision over the weekend. Nielsen…
Jon Stewart, David Letterman, Craig Ferguson and Jay Leno have all left their long-running late-night perches. And now Mario Kreutzberger (known by his stage name Don Francisco), the Chilean-born…
When "Sabado Gigante" ends its 53-year run on Sept. 19, Univision says adios to a beloved variety program that has attracted as many as 2 million viewers a week in the U.S. alone. Per Nielsen, the…
After more than 53 years, the Univision program “Sábado Gigante” will end on Sept. 19, the Spanish-language broadcaster announced Friday. The variety show, which stars Mario Kreutzberger (known on…
Univision is on pace to end the July sweeps in the numero uno spot, a milestone for the U.S. Hispanic network. Market leader expects to dominate July sweeps primetime among both Adults 18-49 and…
Can you say "NBC" in Spanish? The ad-sales team at Spanish-language network Univision is led by the man who shepherded the Peacock's outreach to sponsors during the heyday of “Friends,” “Frasier” and…
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Born in Chile to German-Jewish refugees, Mario Kreutzberger studied clothing design in New York -- and it was there that he discovered the wonders of television.
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President Obama is courting a growing showbiz power base: Latinos.