Eva Longoria is returning to TV. The “Desperate Housewives” actress has signed on to exec produce and star in NBC’s comedy “Telenovela,” slated for the 2015-2016 season. “Telenovela” will be given a…
Producing six telenovelas a year requires the coordination of a not-so-small army of actors, writers, producers, directors and crew members to turn out episodes at a pace that even English-lingo soap…
The homegrown production boom at Telemundo reflects the company's move during the past two years to make a 90-degree shift in its programming strategy, focusing on novelas and other shows produced in…
Telemundo Studios in Hialeah, Fla., bustles with production activity on a typical day. NBCUniversal’s Spanish-lingo net is making a concerted push to deliver a new breed of novelas.
Telemundo, the Spanish-language broadcaster owned by NBCUniversal, said expected to launch five new primetime telenovelas, two daytime series, and renew "La Voz Kids" (pictured), a kids' version of…
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision, whose ratings this year have made it more competitive with the English-language broadast networks, said Friday it would launch four new telenovels and three…
Brands have long flocked to Univision's telenovelas, eager to get their products in front of Spanish-speaking audiences. But the channel's taking product placement to a whole new level with its…
As the competition among media giants heats up to capture the Hispanic audience in the U.S., Univision plans to up its game by rolling out dedicated telenovela, sports and news cable channels over…
"Ugly Betty" exec producer Salma Hayek is once again mining the world of telenovelas for ABC.
Ecuador's state-owned TC Television has dropped Colombian telenovela "Rosario Tijeras" a month after its debut on May 17, citing its violent content.