CNCO, Carlos Ponce, Carolina Gaitan and David Chocarro
lead the list of nominees for the only entertainment awards show on Spanish-language TV exclusively based on fan votes
Telemundo partners with iHeartRadio to present five musical categories in “Premios Tu Mundo
Miami, FL – July 19, 2017 – Nominees for the 6th edition of Telemundo’s “Premios Tu Mundo” (Your World Awards), the only entertainment awards show on Spanish-language TV exclusively based on fan votes, were announced today during the network’s morning show “Un Nuevo Dia.” CNCO, Carlos Ponce, Carolina Gaitan, and David Chocarro topped the list of nominees. The complete list of nominees is available at premiostumundo.com/vota and starting today fans can vote for their favorite actors, musical artists, TV personalities, fan clubs and influencers within 20 categories. “Premios Tu Mundo” will broadcast live on Thursday August 24, 2017 at 8pm/7c from the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida, with a lead-in one-hour pre-show special “La Alfombra de Premios Tu Mundo” at 7pm/6c. Both programs will air simultaneously on Universo, the fastest growing Spanish-language entertainment cable network in the U.S., and in 24 countries throughout the Americas on Telemundo Internacional. Tickets for the awards ceremony are available at Ticketmaster.com and the AA Arena box office.
This year, in partnership with Telemundo, iHeartRadio will present nominees in five music categories for the 2017 Premios Tu Mundo including Favorite Regional Mexican Artist by iHeartRadio, Favorite Pop Artist by iHeartRadio, Favorite Tropical Artist by iHeartRadio, Favorite Urban Artist by iHeartRadio and Favorite Party-Starting Song by iHeartRadio. CNCO led the list of musical nominees with three nominations, two of them in the musical categories including Favorite Pop Artist by iHeartRadio and Party-Starting Song by iHeartRadio, for their hit song “Hey DJ,” featuring Yandel. In addition, #CNCOwners are nominated for Fan Club of the Year.
Top acting nominees during today’s announcement were Carlos Ponce with three nods for his work on “Silvana Sin Lana” including: Favorite Lead Actor, Favorite Unlucky Lead Actor and The Perfect Couple alongside Maritza Rodriguez. Carolina Gaitan’s leading role on “Sin Senos Si Hay Paraiso” earned her three nominations including: Favorite Lead Actress, Favorite Unlucky Lead Actor and The Perfect Couple with Juan Pablo Urrego. For his work on “La Doña,” David Chocarro also garnered three-time nominations including Favorite Lead Actor, Favorite Unlucky Lead Actor and The Perfect Couple together with Aracely Arambula.
“Premios Tu Mundo,” which will be produced by Telemundo and Tony Mojena/Ants TV Productions, Inc., allows fans to vote through a selection process that combines the power of television, web, mobile and social media platforms. Voting for “Premios Tu Mundo” is powered by Telescope Inc., the market leader in audience participation and consumer engagement for live television. Managing over two billion social interactions every year, Telescope specializes in driving real-time audience interactivity and social solutions across digital devices and multiple platforms. Their technology has been used for over a decade by the world’s largest broadcast franchises, from “The Voice,” “La Voz Kids,” “American Idol,” and “X-Factor,” to the biggest sporting brands, such as NBA and NASCAR, to successfully execute the most demanding mass-volume live televised interactive campaigns.
The 2017 edition of “Premios Tu Mundo” will feature 20 competing categories, in addition to three special awards, for a total of 23 awards. For the latest news, be sure to visit premiostumundo.com/vota, and follow “Premios Tu Mundo” on social, joining the conversation by using the official hashtag #PremiosTuMundo.
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PTM Tweet: .@CNCOmusic @DavidChocarro @PonceCarlos1 @CGaitanOficial top nominees for @PremiosTuMundo Aug. 24 on @Telemundo. #PremiosTuMundo Vote at premiostumundo.com/vota
PTM Facebook Post: Nominees announced for #PremiosTuMundo. CNCO, Carlos Ponce, David Chocarro and Carolina Gaitan among top nominees. Vote for your favorite actors, musical artists, TV personalities, fan clubs and influencers at premiostumundo.com/vota Watch the live awards ceremony August 24th on @Telemundo.
Telemundo is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. The network features original scripted dramas from Telemundo Studios – the #1 producer of Spanish-language primetime content – as well as non-scripted productions, theatrical motion pictures, specials, news and first-class sports events. The network reaches 94% of U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 16 owned stations and 55 broadcast affiliates. Telemundo also owns WKAQ, a local television station serving Puerto Rico. Telemundo is part of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
About Ants TV Productions, Inc.
Ants TV Productions, Inc. is an international company specialized in management, creative and production services for the entertainment and television industry. For the past 25 years and with Tony Mojena as its principal, Ants TV Productions, Inc. has been in charge of some of the most important TV productions, artist management, concert production, event management, corporate clients and creative concept development for TV and Radio networks. Ants TV Productions, Inc. is a full production powerhouse with a proven, successful turnkey operation and counts with the most qualified experts and experienced professionals in the industry. Ants TV Productions, Inc. specializes in a variety of TV show formats, live televised and non-televised events providing high quality production and creative services with world class technology.
With over a quarter of a billion monthly listeners in the U.S. and over 85 million social followers, iHeartMedia has the largest national reach of any radio or television outlet in America. As the leader in multiplatform connections, it also serves over 150 local markets through 858 owned radio stations, and the company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM, HD digital radio, satellite radio, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile app, in enhanced auto dashes, on tablets, wearables and smartphones, and on gaming consoles. iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital radio platform, is the fastest growing digital audio service in the U.S. and offers users thousands of live radio stations, personalized custom artist stations created by just one song or seed artist and the top podcasts and personalities. With over a billion downloads, iHeartRadio reached 100 million registered users faster than any other radio or digital music service. iHeartMedia’s platforms include radio broadcasting, online, mobile, digital and social media, podcasts, personalities and influencers, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. iHeartMedia is a division of iHeartMedia, Inc. (PINK: IHRT). Visit iHeartMedia.com for more company information.
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