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.

Launch Pad July 24, 2021

Telemundo and NBC Universo are carrying Olympics coverage. There are still some smatterings of fútbol championships happening all over the place.

In telenovela news, Huerfanos de su tierra starts Monday night on UniMás:

Malverde’s still “coming soon” and they’re really going all out with the production values:

Univision has announced ¿Qué le pasa a mi familia? for August 30 at 7pm, which means it would be replacing La Rosa de Guadalupe:

La Desalmada premieres on August 23 at 10pm, replacing La Hija del Embajador:

The website is still coming together slowly. What do you want to see restored?


Univision will air up to the 2nd season finale of La Hija del Embajador and will figure out when they’re starting the 3rd season. More info here.

Telemundo’s putting together a reality show: