Posts Tagged ‘ABC’

Derbez Signs First Look Deal with Universal Television

Derbez Signs First Look Deal with Universal Television

Eugenio Derbez is ready to crossover into English-language television. The 54-year-old Mexican comedian, writer and director and his 3Pas producing partner Ben Odell have signed a first-look deal with Universal Television and sold their first two...

Nov 20, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
ABC Orders Two More Episodes of Orrantia's

ABC Orders Two More Episodes of Orrantia’s “The Goldbergs”

There’s more Hayley Orrantia in your future… ABC has ordered two more episodes each of The Goldbergs, starring the 21-year-old Mexican-American actress/singer. Now in its third season, The Goldbergs will have a second season of 24 episodes. The...

Nov 18, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
ABC Adapting Velázquez’s

ABC Adapting Velázquez’s “El Chiringuito De Pepe” for American Audiences

Curro Velázquez’s hit Spanish comedy-drama is getting the English treatment… ABC is developing El Chiringuito De Pepe, a comedic one-hour series based on the popular Spanish series from the Spanish writer and producer. Written/executive...

Nov 10, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »

Nolasco’s “American Crime” to Premiere on January 6 on ABC

Elvis Nolasco is ringing in the New Year with a little Crime… ABC has slated John Ridley’s American Crime, starring the Dominican actor, to premiere on January 6. The second season of the critically acclaimed series will return for a second...

Nov 7, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Fergie to Co-Host ABC's

Fergie to Co-Host ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” Program

It’s back to the block (party) for Fergie… The 40-year-old part-Mexican American singer and Black Eyed Peas member will return to host the Billboard Hollywood Party during this year’s ABC telecast of Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve...

Nov 1, 15 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Horta Developing the Family Drama

Horta Developing the Family Drama “The Divine Monster” for Television

There’s a new monster project in Silvio Horta’s horizon… The 41-year-old Cuban American writer/producer, best known for adapting the hit Colombian telenovela Yo Soy Betty La Fea into the award-winning ABC series Ugly Betty, has teamed with...

Oct 24, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Iglesias Lands Comedy Series Pilot Deal at ABC

Iglesias Lands Comedy Series Pilot Deal at ABC

Gabriel Iglesias may be returning to ABC… The 39-year-old Mexican American stand-up comedian/actor, who had a recurring role on the network’s short-lived series Cristela, has reached a put pilot deal to write and star in a multi-camera comedy...

Oct 21, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Longoria Developing Drama Project

Longoria Developing Drama Project “Casino” NBC with Carlos Portugal

Eva Longoria’s gamble is paying off… The 40-year-old Mexican American actress, producer and activist’s production company UnbeliEVAble Entertainment has sold another project, the drama Casino, to NBC. Written by East Los High co-creator...

Oct 20, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Longoria to Produce Interracial Comedy Project for ABC

Longoria to Produce Interracial Comedy Project for ABC

Eva Longoria is proving to be the hardest working Latina television producer… The 40-year-old Mexican American actress/producer’s production company UnbeliEVAble Entertainment has set a half-hour project at ABC with veteran comedy writer Bobby...

Oct 8, 15 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Lopez to Serve as Host & Performer at the American Music Awards

Lopez to Serve as Host & Performer at the American Music Awards

Jennifer Lopez is ready to multi-task… The 46-year-old Puerto Rican singer, actress and American Idol judge is set to host and perform at this year’s American Music Awards, taking place on November 22. The double-duty gig comes in advance of her...

Oct 7, 15 • LATINews1 Comment »