MTV Tr3s’ ‘Mi TRL’ & ACUVUE Invite Fans for A momento inolvidable...

MTV Tr3s’ ‘Mi TRL’ & ACUVUE Invite Fans for A momento inolvidable as A Guest VJ for A Day

‘Mi TRL’ winner joins host Carlos Santos at MTV Times Square Studio to count down all of the hottest hits from both sides of the bicultural world


Jacksonville, FL–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–February 27, 2007–VISTAKON(R), Division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. and makers of ACUVUE(R) Brand Contact Lenses, has joined forces with MTV Tr3s and “Mi TRL,” the Latino version of MTV’s popular daily video countdown show “TRL,” to give one lucky fan a true momento inolvidable to appear as a guest VJ with Carlos Santos.

Latino fans across the United States can log onto and look for the “ACUVUE/Mi TRL” contest link between February 26 and March 18 to enter. Contestants should showcase their unique appeal in English or Spanish by answering several short questions about why they would make a great guest VJ and why it would be a momento inolvidable in their life. Additional questions include which celebrity they would cast in a movie of their life and why, how their best friend would describe them, what’s their ultimate “Mi TRL” guest list and what does MTV Tr3s mean to them. The questions are meant to help better understand their personality and what unique qualities they could bring to live national television.

MTV Tr3s will hold a behind-the-scenes casting call where one lucky winner will be chosen to be a guest VJ on “Mi TRL” during the week of May 14. See official rules at No purchase is necessary to enter or win.

“Fans know that “Mi TRL” brings to life the best of Latino music and culture,” said popular MTV Tr3s VJ Carlos Santos. “When entering, contestants should think about what makes MTV Tr3s unique, its flavor and style, as we’ll be looking for someone who can connect with viewers to truly make their experience a momento inolvidable.”

Carlos was born and raised in Puerto Rico against the background of the emerging sound of reggaeton. His passion for music was developed as he listened to a wide mix of Latino and American music on radio and on MTV as he was growing up. When he later moved to California, he became enthralled with the Rock en Español movement and the Indie scene of Los Angeles. In addition, Carlos is a talented actor, TV host and comedian. As an MTV Tr3s VJ, Carlos is living his momento inolvidable.

About Vistakon

The VISTAKON division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. specializes in disposable and frequent replacement contact lenses which it markets under such brand names as ACUVUE(R), ACUVUE(R) ADVANCETM with HYDRACLEAR(TM), ACUVUE(R) ADVANCETM for ASTIGMATISM, ACUVUE(R) OASYS(TM) with HYDRACLEAR(TM) PLUS, ACUVUE(R) and ACUVUE(R) 2; 1-DAY ACUVUE(R); ACUVUE(R) BIFOCAL ; ACUVUE(R) TORIC, and ACUVUE(R) 2 COLOURSTM.

*Professional exam and fitting fees not included. Valid only while supplies last.


About MTV Tr3s

MTV Tr3s is the multi-platform entertainment destination dedicated to superserving today’s new, discerning U.S. Latino youth whose lifestyle is rooted in the fusion of American and Latin music, cultures and languages. The network focuses on high-quality, MTV-style programming that showcases the biggest names and hits popular among young U.S. Latinos. As the channel evolves, lifestyle series, customized MTV music franchises, news documentaries and other long-form programs that celebrate U.S. Latinos, their culture, music and artists will be developed.

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MTV Tr3s’ ‘Mi TRL’ & ACUVUE Invite Fans for A momento inolvidable as A Guest VJ for A Day