Alessandra Rosaldo, Alex Sensation, Ana Jurka, Angélica Vale, Carlos Ponce, Carmen Aub, Catherine Siachoque, Catriona Gray, Chiquis, Christian Acosta, Claudia Vergara, Dalex, David Zepeda, De La Ghetto, Dra. Ana María Polo, Farina, Gaby Espino, Gregorio Pernia, Guaynaa, Isabella Castillo, Iván Arana, Jhay Cortez, Karim Mendiburu, Kate del Castillo, Kimberly Reyes, Larry Hernández, Lorenzo Méndez, Luis Figueroa, Lunay, María Celeste Arrarás, Mariah, Mark Tacher, Matías Novoa, MoMo, Nastassja Bolívar, Ninel Conde, Roselyn Sánchez, Snow, T3r Elemento and Yashua will Present the Awards During the Coveted Ceremony, Celebrating the Best of Latin Music
Los Angeles, October 3rd, 2019.- Telemundo announced today the group of internationally renowned acting and music stars who will present awards during the fifth edition of the “Latin American Music Awards” (Latin AMAs) 2019. The Awards will broadcast live on Telemundo from the prestigious Dolby Theatre on October 17 at 8pm/7c and will be preceded by the one-hour carpet pre-show “La Alfombra de Latin AMAs” at 7pm/6c. The award ceremony will also air simultaneously on Spanish-language entertainment cable network, Universo and in 20 countries throughout the Americas via Telemundo Internacional.
As part of the celebration, to be hosted by internationally acclaimed Mexican superstar Eugenio Derbez and renowned actress Jacqueline Bracamontes, celebrities Carmen Aub, Isabella Castillo, Iván Arana, Matías Novoa and Ninel Conde, who make up the lead cast of the new season of Telemundo’s super-series ““El Señor de los Cielos,’ which launches October 14th, will join on stage as award presenters.
The three-hour special will also feature Kate del Castillo, star of Telemundo’s super series “La Reina del Sur,” Catherine Siachoque, Kimberly Reyes and Gregorio Pernia, actors of Telemundo's hit series “El Final del Paraíso,” as well as popular heartthrobs Carlos Ponce (La Doña), David Zepeda (La Doña) and Mark Tacher (Operación Pacífico).
Joining the celebration are Telemundo personalities, including award-winning journalist María Celeste Arrarás (Al Rojo Vivo con Maria Celeste), the popular Dra. Ana María Polo (Caso Cerrado), as well as Karim Mendiburu and Ana Jurka (Titulares y Más). In addition, cable channel Universo’s Larry Hernández (Larrymania), Chiquis and Lorenzo Mendez (The Riveras), and Christian Acosta, Nastassja Bolivar and Claudia Vergara (Latinx Now!) will be present.
Music will be well represented by urban music singer, songwriter De La Ghetto, Puerto Rican reggaeton artists Dalex, Jhay Cortez, Lunay and Guaynaa, Colombian DJ Alex Sensation, singer, dancer and actress MoMo, Dominican singer, songwriter Yashua, pop music singer Luis Figueroa, young urban female singers Mariah and Farina, Canadian artist Snow, and Regional Mexican music group T3r Elemento.
Also presenting awards will be an extraordinary group of women, including Miss Universe 2018, Catriona Gray from the Philippines, Puerto Rican actress Roselyn Sánchez, Venezuelan actress, TV Host and influencer Gaby Espino, Alessandra Rosaldo from Pantaya’s new reality show “De Viaje con los Derbez,” and Mexican actress and singer Angélica Vale.
Artists with the most nominations this year include: Ozuna (9) Romeo Santos and Bad Bunny (8), Anuel AA (7), Banda Sinaloense MS de Sergio Lizárraga (5), Marc Anthony, Maluma, Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee and Sebastián Yatra (4) and Becky G, Rosalía, Christian Nodal, Pedro Capó, Wisin & Yandel, DJ Snake and Drake (3). Fans can vote for their favorite artists online at http://www.LatinAMAs.com/vota.
For the latest news, be sure to follow the “Latin AMAs” on social media and join the conversation by using the official hashtag #LatinAMAs.
About Somos Productions
SOMOS Productions, LLC is an independent audiovisual content production company led by professionals with decades of experience producing talk shows, soap operas, dramas and variety shows, among other genres. SOMOS Productions guarantees its clients reasonable production costs and top quality, supported by flexible structures, access to suitable facilities, equipment and with operational experience in handling complex products. The company is active in production projects in the United States and Latin America.
About NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a world-class media company leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. This fast-growing multiplatform portfolio is comprised of the Telemundo Network and Station Group, Telemundo Deportes, Telemundo Noticias, Telemundo Global Studios, Universo and a Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit. Telemundo Network features original Spanish-language entertainment, news and sports content reaching 94% of U.S. Hispanic TV households in 210 markets through 28 local stations, 51 affiliates and its national feed. Telemundo also owns WKAQ, a television station that serves viewers in Puerto Rico. Telemundo Deportes is the designated Spanish-language home of two of the world’s most popular sporting events: FIFA World Cup™ through 2026 and the Summer Olympic Games through 2032. Telemundo Global Studios is the company’s domestic and international scripted production unit including Telemundo Studios, Telemundo International Studios, Telemundo International, as well as all the company’s co-production partnerships. As the #1 media company reaching Hispanics and millennials online, the Digital Enterprises & Emerging Business unit distributes original content across multiple platforms, maximizing its exclusive partnerships with properties such as BuzzFeed, Vox, and Snapchat. Through Telemundo Internacional, the largest U.S.-based distributor of Spanish-language content in the world; and Universo, the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network, the company reflects the diverse lifestyle, cultural experience and language of its expanding audience. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
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