The Awards Show that Celebrates Latino Pop Culture Returns August 24 at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami
Miami, FL – July 12, 2017 – Telemundo’s “Premios Tu Mundo” (Your World Awards), one of the most popular award shows in Spanish-language television, will announce this year’s nominees on Wednesday, July 19th at 9am/8cduring the network’s morning show “Un Nuevo Dia.” Produced by Telemundo and Tony Mojena/Ants TV Production, Inc., the annual awards show returns to the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami, Florida for its 6th edition, and will be broadcast live on Thursday August 24, 2017at 8pm/7c, with a lead-in one-hour pre-show special “La Alfombra de Premios Tu Mundo” at 7pm/6c. Tickets for the ceremony will go on sale through Ticketmaster.com and the AA Arena box office on July 19th.
“Premios Tu Mundo” is a true celebration of U.S. Latino culture, allowing fans to select their favorite actors, musical artists, TV personalities, fan clubs and influencers through a selection process that combines the power of television, web, mobile and social media platforms. In addition to its carpet pre-show “La Alfombra de Premios Tu Mundo,” “Premios Tu Mundo” will air simultaneously on Universo, the fastest growing Spanish-language entertainment cable network in the U.S., and in 24 countries throughout the Americas via Telemundo Internacional.
Since its premiere in 2012, “Premios Tu Mundo” has become one of the biggest musical broadcast events in the U.S. Hispanic market. Last year’s show reached 4.3 million total viewers and 2.2 million adults18-49 making Telemundo the #1 Spanish-language network during primetime among adults 18-49. Furthermore, during the three-hour simulcast on Telemundo and Universo, the show ranked as the #1 Broadcast Program in terms of Social Media Engagement across all networks and program types.
Last year’s edition of “Premios Tu Mundo” was hosted by six of the most popular TV personalities in Spanish language television: Carlos Ponce, Maritza Rodriguez, David Chocarro, Aracely Arambula, Rafael Amaya and Fernanda Castillo. The event featured high-energy performances by Chino & Nacho, Daddy Yankee, Intocable, Jose Feliciano, DJ Juan Magan, Luis Enrique, Farruko, Reik, Regulo Caro, and Sin Bandera, among others. Top music winners included Daddy Yankee, Chino y Nacho, Calibre 50 and Gloria Trevi. Norteño band Intocable took home the special award of the night “El poder en ti (The Power In You)” for their charitable work, while Dr. Ana Maria Polo, one of the most prominent and influential figures in Hispanic TV, received the special award “Estrella de Tu Mundo” (Star of Your World) in celebration of her 15 years in television. Top acting winners included Rafael Amaya, earning three awards for his legendary role as Aurelio Casillas in “El Señor de los Cielos”; and Fernanda Castillo, Danna Paola and Gaby Espino, who won two awards each.
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.
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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 Production, Inc.
Ants TV Production, 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 Production, 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 Production, 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 Production, 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.
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