Interview: Univision’s Los Cowboys

I recently had the chance to sit down and chat with the stars of Univision’s online show ‘Los Cowboys.’ We talked about their new series, the beautiful tradition of charreria that is the centerpiece of their show, and even the state of Latinos and mexicanos in the U.S. Just in […]

Maybe I'm not a Millennial

Maybe I’m not a Millennial

Until this past Monday I was convinced I was a Millennial.  And I had the factual data to prove it!  Now, after the premiere of Fusion, I’m not so sure anymore. No.  That’s not a direct attack on the new cable network.  Only that after all the hype of how […]

ABC Univision pulling out all the stops for the launch of Fusion

ABC & Univision pulling out all the stops to welcome their new Fusion network

If you haven’t noticed it yet, don’t worry.  As Monday, October 28th gets closer, we’ll all inevitably be inundated with English, Spanish and Spanglish television, radio and out of home advertisements telling us… that FUSION is coming!  Yes, Fusion, the love child of major US networks Univision and ABC – […]

The Magic of Love-Hate Telenovela Relationships

The Magic of Love-Hate Telenovela Relationships!

There’s a love-hate relationship that takes place between protagonists in every telenovela.  If you’re a regular viewer, you know exactly what I’m talking about.  Usually the star crossed lovers don’t know anything about each other at the beginning.  They may even detest each other.  All of a sudden a series […]

Could Eugenio Derbez replace Don Francisco?

Could Eugenio Derbez replace Don Francisco?

This weekend Anjelica asked me that question.  We were watching Don Francisco’s Sábado Gigante (of our own free will this time, believe it or not).  Usually the only time we catch snippets of the more than 50 year old show – the longest-running variety television show in the world, thank you very […]

Will Fusion by ABC & Univision Flourish or Flop?

So it’s official.  There’s now an estimated date for when Univision and ABC’s new joint venture – the Fusion network (they have a name for it too now) – will be on the air.  According to the two major US networks by the end of this summer is when we […]

Is Samy on ‘Mira Quién Baila’ a Sign of the Times?

So Samy is on Mira Quien Baila this season.  “Samy from Miami” to be more precise – who knew?  That in it of itself is not really that much of a shock.  I mean what else is the Divo up to these days?  What was kind of a little eyebrow-lifting, […]

Forbes Explores ‘The Next Media Jackpot’: US Latinos

We’ve been writing about it for a while, and now, it looks like the stage is finally set for a battle royal between all of the major players seeking to take the biggest bite out of the reported $1 trillion US Hispanic market.  There’s ABC and Univision, Telemundo, Comcast, MundoFox, […]