MIAMI – Univision, the leading Spanish-language content and media company in the U.S., announced the premiere date for “Despierta América en Domingo,” a Sunday edition of its flagship Daytime Emmy Award-winning show “Despierta América.”
“For over 25 years, every weekday, ‘Despierta América’ has been Hispanic America’s favorite morning show. We continue to entertain, engage and inform our audience with the content they need to be motivated and succeed,” said Luz María Doria, vice-president and executive producer Despierta América. “We are now expanding with ‘Despierta América en Domingo’ and bringing our audience’s favorite content to Sunday morning so that they can enjoy it with the entire family.”
Hosted by Univision’s Maria Antonieta Collins, Raúl González, Jackie Guerrido with Carolina Rosario as the show’s news anchor, “Despierta América en Domingo” will feature weekly news, unique and inspiring new segments, interaction with the community, and much more.
“As part of Univision’s transformation strategy, we are focused on innovating and offering our viewers new entertainment and news concepts. With the new ‘Despierta América on Sundays,’ we are strengthening our weekend programming by bringing Hispanic America’s favorite morning show ‘Despierta América’ to Sundays,” said Luis Silberwasser, president of Univision Television Networks Group. “The new show, its hosts and anchor, combined with the show’s unique and innovative format, will feature news, conversation, and uplifting stories offering something totally new to the weekend that families can watch together.”
“Despierta América en Domingo” premieres on Sunday, September 19 at 8 a.m. ET on Univision.
Univision’s “Despierta América” (Wake Up America) is the No.1 Spanish-language morning show in the country. Two-time Daytime Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish, Despierta America’s high dose of entertainment and culturally relevant content creates a winning formula. Whether tuning in for breaking news, parenting advice, compelling human-interest stories, weather forecast or just to start your day accompanied with the hosts, the morning show provides the information needed to get the day going. It airs live Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ET.
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