World News: 15:00 GMT Monday 11th February 2019. [LBI Media, Inc. via Businesswire via SPi World News]
EstrellaTV, the fastest growing Spanish-language broadcasting network in the U.S., announced today that Regional Mexican recording sensation, Gerardo Ortiz, will return to the judging panel of its hit talent search show, “Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento’s” twentieth season.
Premiering on March 25, 2019, “Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento” will be celebrating its ten year anniversary and its twentieth season of uninterrupted on-air success in Spanish-language television in the United States. Returning as the fourth judge on the show’s celebrity panel is Grammy-recording artist and Regional Mexican sensation, Gerardo Ortiz. The show airs Monday through Friday 8PM/7PM Central on the EstrellaTV Network.
“It’s good to be back in what I consider to be, a distinguished talent search competition in Spanish-language television in the United States. Being part of this twentieth season milestone of Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento is an honor and I am very excited to be back with the EstrellaTV family,” stated Ortiz.
Joining Ortiz once again, will be returning celebrity judges Pepe Garza, a leading radio programmer, composer, music producer and tastemaker in Regional Mexican music, recording artist Ana Barbara, and TV and radio personality Don Cheto, of the nationally syndicated Don Cheto Radio Network.
“As EstrellaTV approaches its ten year anniversary, we are delighted to also celebrate the continued success and groundbreaking feat of Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento’s twentieth uninterrupted season on the air. This show has been the heart and soul of our network and has proven to have struck a chord with Latino audiences living in the United States,” stated Lenard Liberman, CEO, LBI Media, parent company to the EstrellaTV Network.
“Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento” holds auditions for thousands of contestants across the country in search of America’s next big Hispanic superstar. The judges and millions of viewers make one talented person’s dreams come true with a $100,000 grand prize, along with the career-launching support of EstrellaTV. To date, “Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento” continues to be the longest running talent competition program in Spanish-language television in the U.S.
About LBI Media, Inc.
LBI Media is the largest privately held, minority-owned Spanish-language broadcaster in the United States, with ten television stations and seventeen radio stations operating in top U.S. Hispanic markets. LBI Media operates the EstrellaTV Network, Don Cheto Radio Network, Fenomeno Studios MCN, Que Buena Radio and La Raza Radio. The Company produces over 50 hours of original television programming at its Burbank Television Studios each week. The EstrellaTV® programming catalog consists of over 7,500 hours of original, Spanish-language television programming in genres including talk, drama, comedy, variety, reality, music and more. To learn more about LBI Media and see company updates, please visit www.lbimedia.com.
Business Wire: 15:00 GMT Monday 11th February 2019
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