Telemundo Internacional Goes for Cisneros Interview Show


MIAMI: Telemundo Internacional has picked up for Latin America the new interview show The Human Side of Fame, from Cisneros Media Distribution.

Produced by High Hill Entertainment, the 12×1-hour show is the brainchild of veteran journalist, TV host and life coach Maria Elena Useche. The first season features interviews with celebrities such as Mexican actor and comedian Héctor Suárez; Venezuela actress Gaby Spanic; Puerto Rican boy band Menudo; and Mexican comedian, actor, producer and director Fernando Arau, among others.

“Telemundo Internacional is fast becoming the preferred alternative for audiences in the region eager to enjoy high-quality content produced in Spanish,” said Klaudia Bermúdez-Key, the senior VP and general manager of NBCUniversal International Networks. “The channel’s popularity is growing strong in several countries and it’s only expected to soar this year with the launch of inspirational shows like The Human Side of Fame, along with the super-series, telenovelas, variety shows, reality shows and live-music programs that are part of Telemundo Internacional’s unique programming offer.”

“High Hill Entertainment has provided a unique and compelling production that engages audiences and resonates in a variety of target audiences in the region by presenting the stories behind celebrities who are currently making entertainment history,” added Marcello Coltro, the executive VP of content distribution for Cisneros Media. “We are delighted with the airing of The Human Side of Fame on Telemundo Internacional, and I want to take this opportunity to congratulate Helen Jurado, our VP of sales for Latin America, for finding the right outlet for such an outstanding production.”