(Toronto, Ontario – May 5, 2014) - TLN Telelatino Network, Canada’s leader in ethnic specialty TV, celebrates Cinco de Mayo today with the launch of Univision Canada. The all-Spanish TV channel is now available nationally in over 1.7 million Canadian homes on all of the largest TV platforms.
As of 11am today, Univision Canada can be seen on Rogers 780, Bell TV 699, Bell Fibe 867, Shaw 508, Vidéotron 248 and MTS channel 517.
Telelatino’s longstanding relationship with Univision Communications Inc., the leading media company serving Hispanic America, has culminated in officially bringing the top Spanish-language media brand to Canada’s growing Hispanic market.
Program highlights on Univision Canada include:
· Despierta America: North America's #1 Hispanic daily morning show
· El Gordo y La Flaca: The highest-rated entertainment news show on Spanish TV
· Sábado Gigante: The longest running variety show in television history with Emmy winning television icon Don Francisco
· Noticiero Univision: Daily award-winning newscasts
· Primer Impacto: Hispanic America’s number one daily news magazine show
· Premium Telenovelas: Prime time telenovelas back-to-back every weeknight
· Specials: The biggest music specials and world class soccer including the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil
“This is a milestone moment in Canadian Spanish language media,” states Telelatino Network President, Aldo Di Felice. “Univision is the most recognized and respected Spanish language media brand in North America and is enjoyed by tens of millions in the USA. Now the over 1.5 million Canadians who speak Spanish will also have the opportunity to enjoy the full Univision TV experience, which we are making available in High Definition quality to all TV providers.”
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About Univision Canada
Univision Canada is the leading Spanish-language television channel in the country delivering the best programming from the Hispanic world to Canada’s 1.5 million Spanish speakers. The network's programming lineup features daily news, award-winning telenovelas, talk and reality shows, live music specials and top soccer coverage including the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. Univision Canada is a TLN Telelatino channel available from coast to coast in over 1.7 million homes and is carried by all of Canada's largest pay TV platforms. www.univisioncanada.ca
About TLN Television Network
TLN Television, Canada’s Latino Superstation, offers programming in three languages and can be seen in over 6 million Canadian television homes from coast to coast. As Canada’s leading Hispanic and Italian media company, TLN’s family of channels includes three all Spanish language digital TV channels (Univision Canada, TeleNiños, Cinelatino) three all Italian language channels (Mediaset Italia, Sky TG24 Canada, TeleBimbi), and an all-sports channel (EuroWorld Sport). TLN is majority owned by Corus Entertainment, a leading Canadian media company. www.tlntv.com