Paving the way for its worldwide television debut in the first quarter of 2012, Simon Fuller’s XIX Entertainment, Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, and Jamie King, in collaboration with BlackBerry®, today announced the first three of 21 broadcast network deals with Univision in the U.S., Televisa in Mexico, and Caracol TV in Colombia for ¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN. Other broadcast partners will be announced soon. Additionally, American Airlines, founding member of the oneworld® alliance, has signed on as an exclusive category sponsor.
¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN, which is currently being filmed in English, Spanish and Portuguese, will air simultaneously in 21 countries on the most important networks throughout the Americas.
“¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN will be a spectacular showcase of Latin music and performance arts,” said Simon Fuller of XIX Entertainment. “We are bringing together all the most powerful brands and networks throughout the Americas to broadcast ¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN in a unique collaboration where each country will program the show simultaneously. It will be a powerful statement confirming the growing importance of Latin culture.”
Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, and Jamie King are proud to announce that they are shooting ¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN from October 2011 to January 2012, and traveling throughout Latin America to meet the most outstanding Latin singers, dancers, musicians, and performers that they have discovered via their personal networks, grassroots efforts, and an unprecedented social media campaign on YouTube and Facebook. The groundbreaking series will document their extraordinary transcontinental road trip to bring viewers the drama and intense emotions of the incredible stories and personal journeys that they will uncover.
For more information on ¡Q’ VIVA! THE CHOSEN, please visit www.qvivathechosen.com.