MIAMI, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Telemundo announced more top Latin music stars will join “Todos Unidos” (All Together), the network’s television special hosted by international media icon, Mario Kreutzberger, Don Francisco, airing this Sunday, September 24 from 7-11 pm / 6-10 CT, in support of the victims of the recent natural disasters in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Texas and Florida. The live broadcast to be produced from Miami, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Houston and Los Angeles and airing simultaneously across Telemundo, the cable network Universo and the Telemundo Internacional Cable Channel in Mexico, will feature performances by Chyno, Elvis Crespo, Luis Fonsi, Ricardo Montaner, Ednita Nazario, Justin Quiles, Roberto Tapia, Noel Torres and Yuri. In addition, Jennifer Lopez, Miguel Bose, Kate del Castillo, Larry Hernandez, Rafael, Prince Royce, Alejandro Sanz, Thalia and Daddy Yankee will join to bring a message of hope in these moments of solidarity. To help collect funds for those affected donors can contribute to the Red Cross through www.elpoderenti.com/cruzroja and by calling 1-800-596-6567.
In an unprecedented partnership, iHeartMedia and Enrique Santos also will join the effort to promote the benefit across its radio stations nationwide, in addition to a simulcast across all its Latin stations. Facebook, Twitter, MSN Latino and YouTube will participate as well in conjunction with Telemundo.com and its social and mobile platforms, to provide extended coverage and exclusive backstage content of this mega production featuring the unconditional support of Telemundo stars, actors, hosts, singers, journalists, producers and staff, and renowned sports and music personalities.
Previously announced talent participating include: Araceli Arámbula, Felicidad Aveleyra, Ana María Canseco, Maria Celeste Arrarás, Raymond Arrieta, Carmen Aub, Jorge Bernal, Jencarlos Canela, Andrés Cantor, Jorge Cárdenas, Jessica Carrillo, Erika Csiszer, Rashel Díaz, Jose Diaz-Balart, Ana Lucia Dominguez, Ximena Duque, Michelle Duval, Gaby Espino, Laura Flores, Luis Ernesto Franco, Jose Maria Galliano, Raúl González, Mauricio Heano, Carlos Hermosillo, Ana Jurka, Adamari López, Alejandra Malagon, Jessica Maldonado, Angelica Maria, Karim Mendiburu, Jorge Miramonte, Carolina Miranda, Gala Montes, John Morales, Ana Maria Polo, Carlos Ponce, Gabriel Porras, Zuleyka Rivera, Ana Lorena Sánchez, Daniel Sarcos, Alejandra Speitzer, Rogelio Mora Tagle, Jose Maria Torres, Angelica Vale, Miguel Varoni, Maria Fernandez Yepez and Samadhi Zendejas.
Telemundo network shows will kick off with special programming this Sunday as a prelude to the live special, including:
“Suelta la Sopa” (4pm/3c) will present a special edition featuring stories and reactions from stars and the world of entertainment to the recent natural tragedies.
“Al Rojo Vivo con María Celeste” (5pm/4c) will host a one-hour special edition with compelling stories from Mexico and Puerto Rico, highlighting the human aspect of the tragedies aftermath.
“Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana” (6:30pm/5:50c) will present Telemundo’s flagship weekend newscast directly from Mexico City, bringing the latest information from around the world with an emphasis on the impact and recovery process in Mexico and Puerto Rico.
Telemundo owned stations will follow Sunday’s “Todos Unidos” special by hosting phone banks on Monday, September 25 with the American Red Cross and its local chapters to raise funds for victims. Under the banner of Telemundo’s corporate social responsibility initiative, “El Poder En Ti” (The Power in You) the Telemundo stations’ phone banks will collect funds for victims and communities impacted by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, as well as the earthquake that impacted Mexico. Telemundo owned stations will also promote American Red Cross relief efforts across all on-air, digital and mobile platforms.
Viewers can connect through Telemundo.com and the official accounts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @Telemundo using #TodosUnidos.
About NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises:
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. This fast-growing multiplatform portfolio is comprised of the Telemundo Network and Station Group, Telemundo Deportes, Telemundo Studios, Telemundo Internacional, Telemundo International Studios, Universo, and a Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit. Telemundo Network features original Spanish-language entertainment, news and sports content reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic TV households in 210 markets through 17 owned stations, 55 affiliates and its national feed. Telemundo also owns WKAQ, a television station that serves viewers in Puerto Rico. Telemundo Deportes is the designated Spanish-language home of two of the world’s most popular sporting events: FIFA World Cup™ through 2026 and the Summer Olympic Games through 2032. As the #1 media company reaching Hispanics and millennials online, the Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit distributes original content across multiple platforms, maximizing its exclusive partnerships with properties such as Buzzfeed, Vox, and Snapchat. Through Telemundo Internacional, the largest U.S.-based distributor of Spanish-language content in the world; Telemundo International Studios, a production unit focused on creating high-end short form, scripted formats for international markets; and Universo, the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network, the company reflects the diverse lifestyle, cultural experience and language of its expanding audience. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.