Univision announces the premiere of “El Corazón Nunca Se Equivoca” (The Heart Is Never Wrong), the first Spanish-language U.S. broadcast television series featuring a same-sex couple as the leading characters on Tuesday, August 13, at 9 p.m. ET PT/8 p.m. CT.
The coming of age series is a spinoff of Juan Osorio’s popular telenovela “Mi Marido Tiene Más Familia” (My Husband Has More Family) and follows the fan-favorite love story of Aristoteles and Cuauhtémoc (Temo), better known as their couple name “Aristemo.” This unique story has captured the attention of audiences around the world. Loyal fans have flooded social media in support of the spinoff, with the #Aristemo trending worldwide on Twitter and Instagram. Many viewers express that the young couple has inspired them to embrace their identity with a sense of confidence, happiness, and encouragement.
“We are excited to follow up on the success of Mi Marido tiene Mas Familia with its spinoff ‘El Corazón Nunca Se Equivoca,’. We are committed to telling stories in primetime that are inclusive and diverse and that resonates and reflects our culture,” said Jessica Rodríguez, president of Entertainment and CMO of Univision.
In “El Corazón Nunca Se Equivoca,” the storyline centers around the young couple as they move to Mexico City to attend college. Aristótles, played by Emilio Osorio, is ready to begin his music career and his communication studies, while balancing his influencer status and his personal relationship. Temo, played by Joaquin Bondoni, wants to be a politician despite the prejudice that he might encounter. Their love will be put to the test as they create new friendships and overcome the challenges of being gay in Mexican society.
The TV duo has been praised for their accurate LGBTQ+ portrayal and received a GLAAD Media Award, E! Online’s “TV’s Top Couple” award, and many other recognitions.
The series also includes new characters portrayed by telenovela veterans Leticia Calderon, Laura Flores, and Sergio Sendel.
The series also includes new characters portrayed by telenovela veterans Leticia Calderon, Laura Flores and Sergio Sendel. Fans can get the latest updates at Univision and Facebook and join the discussion on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #NuncaseEquivocaUS.