MEXICO CITY — Univision feevee Galavision this week is bowing its first original reality skein “Mision: Reportar,” where aspiring journalists compete for a job at one of the top U.S. Hispanic net’s news programs.
Hourlong show bows today and will air weekly on Tuesdays at 9 p.m. and will be hosted by Carmen Dominicci, a Univision anchor and correspondent for weekly newsmagazine “Aqui y Ahora” (“Here and Now”).
Galavision held auditions in Miami, Los Angeles, Houston, Chicago and New York to select 10 contestants. Group will live together in Miami and compete by producing news bits for Univision’s different news programs under the guidance of veteran journalists. A panel of judges formed by guest journos will make cuts in the cast.
Galavision has snagged Burger King, Colgate-Palmolive, Ford Motor Co., Sprint and Visa as integrated sponsors.
Aud participation will help decide the winner in an Aug. 7 live finale between the last two contestants. Univision.com will provide interactive coverage of the show and more video content.