LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EstrellaTV’s award-winning entertainment competition series Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento returns for season 27 with a new cast, new set, and an energized pool of contestants trying to win the $100,000 grand prize. The series premiere is Monday, April 17, at 9 p.m./8 p.m. CT, and the show will air daily Monday through Thursday at that time.
Returning judges Pepe Garza and acclaimed singer/artist Carolina Ross are joined by two new judges, comedian/actress La India Yuridia and award-winning singer/songwriter Joss Favela. Returning as a host for this season is award-winning artist Luis Coronel and Gisselle Bravo (Don Cheto Al Aire, Venga la Alegria). Los Pelillios return as the backstage reporters.
Over 2500 people auditioned through in-person and online auditions over a 12‑week period that ended April 1.
“We are taking a super-sized approach to this season,” said Enrique Guillen, Chief Content Officer, Estrella Media. “We had the opportunity to refresh the stage and judges panel, and the result is dynamite. The work of Anton Goss brings the show to a new production level. We are thrilled to welcome the gifted comedian La India Yuridia, and award-winning singer/songwriter Joss Favela to join the judge’s table this season. Together with Carolina and Pepe, we have the most entertaining and discerning panel in the business. They will dole out advice to our contestants with humor and gravitas, as they select the best performers throughout the competition.”
About Estrella Media, Inc.
Estrella Media is a leading Spanish-language media company and one of the largest U.S. producers of Spanish-language video and audio content for multiplatform distribution worldwide, with a library of over 20,000 hours of original video content.
Estrella Media's content studio feeds its digital and linear media platforms, including EstrellaTV, its national broadcast television network that is seen on 15 owned or operated stations and 35 affiliated stations and through cable and satellite providers and digital streaming platforms; Estrella News, the first 24/7 Spanish-language multiplatform digital news network in the U.S.; Cine EstrellaTV, its Spanish-language movie channel; and Estrella Games, the first 24/7 curated Spanish-language game show channel in the U.S.
Estrella Media's digital content reach is more than 4 billion minutes per month, viewed across its multiplatform media portfolio, including its FAST, AVOD, and streaming audio platforms.
Estrella Media owns and operates 14 radio stations and the Don Cheto Radio Network with 35 affiliated stations throughout the U.S. and featuring one of the nation's most popular radio talents, Don Cheto. Estrella Media also produces large-scale music festivals, concerts, and special events throughout the U.S. In addition, Estrella Media produces podcasts for audio streaming and its music division, Estrella Media Music Entertainment, helps develop the next generation of Latin music stars.
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