Launch Pad October 2, 2021

We’ve got some new shows coming out of nowhere.

NBCUniverso is putting on a Turkish series at 7pm starting Monday–Él es mi hijo.

A rerun of Complices al rescate starts Monday on UniMás at 8am.

In proximas news, Jaime Camil has been cast as Vicente Fernandez for a bioseries being produced by RCN for Netflix.

Televisa’s remake of Los ricos también lloran has started production.

Launch Pad September 25, 2021

Next week there are a bunch of premieres.

Nuestra Belleza Latina starts Sunday on Univision at 8pm. This is a weekly show.

Univision tlnovelas has two new shows on Monday–Amar otra vez replacing Un Gacho al Corazón and Velo de Novia replacing Contra viento y marea.

Tuesday night we finally get Malverde and I’ve got everything crossed that it’s as good as it looks in the promos.

I’m super excited about Marvel’s podcast Wolverine: La larga noche, but it does seem to require a Sirius or an Apple Podcasts subscription.

Launch Pad September 18, 2021

Why is NBCUniverso broadcasting the World Cup of Futsal?

I totally thought that was a typo, but Mr. 5ft says it’s indoor fútbol with different rules and it predates “indoor soccer.”

In other TV-related news

Billboard Awards are on Thursday night on Telemundo and NBCUniverso.

In case you missed it last week, Univision, Galavisión and UniMás will be available on YouTubeTV:

Launch Pad September 11, 2021

Así se baila starts on Sunday at 8pm/7c. Are your metaphorical dancing shoes ready?

Las mil y una noches starts on Monday night:

The next season of Nuestra Belleza Latina begins on September 26:

Do you plan to tune in to any of the new shows? Don’t forget, there’s a more complete list on the Proximas page.

Launch Pad September 4, 2021

I guess I’m falling asleep on the job! I missed the beginning of Despertar contigo on Galavision:

And here’s another rerun that started this week, on UniMás:

I figured I was going to watch Ási se baila anyway, but now I have a specific team to cheer for:

I don’t know how all the “Vencer” telenovelas fit together, but here’s the latest one:

So what’s up with you?


This sounds like the back cover of every steamy romance novel ever, and I mean that in a good way:

Launch Pad August 21, 2021

La Hija del Embajador ended last night–at least through Season 2. I haven’t heard anything about Season 3, but will anyone want to watch it with the title character gone?

Televisa’s working on a couple of new shows, SOS me estoy enamorando and El amor cambia de piel, which I’ll get around to adding to the Proximas page eventually!

Así se baila is premiering on September 12 on Telemundo.

Launch Pad August 7, 2021

Hi all!

¿Quién es la máscara? starts up again on Sunday:

¿Qué le pasa a mi familia? premieres on August 23 on Univision:

Malverde is still scheduled for September on Telemundo:

I originally typed “Septemberon” and that might also be accurate.

Así se baila starts in September on Telemundo:

Check the Proximas page for a full list of upcoming shows.


Telemundo’s coming right out and saying they’re putting PdG on as a warm-up for Season 2:

The Nicky Jam bionovela “El Ganador” starts late tonight/early Saturday on Telemundo.