Miami - April 5, 2018 - Telemundo announced that acclaimed Mexican host Marco Antonio Regil will join “Un Nuevo Dia,” the network's Emmy award-winning morning show, starting Monday, April 16. The charismatic presenter, chosen by Readers Digest Mexico as the Most Trustworthy TV Host in 2010, 2014 and 2017, joins Rashel Díaz and Adamari López, to host the morning news and entertainment live show that airs daily at 7am/6c. One of the most versatile presenters in Spanish-language media, Regil has hosted multiple tv shows in Mexico, the United States and Latin America during his 33-year career, covering a variety of genres, including game shows, award shows and telethons, including “100 Latinos Dijeron” (The Family Feud), “Atinale al Precio” (The Price is Right), “Minuto Para Ganar (Minute to Win It), and “Teleton Mexico.”
“I am thrilled to join Telemundo and the great team of Un Nuevo Dia,” shared Regil. “I hope to continue to bring joy to people at home, as I’ve done throughout my whole career. My goal is to inform and entertain viewers and brighten their morning with uplifting content that improves their lives in a positive way.”
“We’re very excited that Marco Antonio Regil is joining Un Nuevo Dia,” said Luis Silberwasser, President of Telemundo Networks. “Marco Antonio Regil is one of the most recognized presenters in our world, and viewers will enjoy his versatility each morning. His vast experience across different television genres, together with his great desire to empower, motivate and inform the Hispanic community, strenthgens our commitment and connection with our viewers.”
Marco Antonio Regil, who will be co-hosting Telemundo’s upcoming “Billboard Latin Music Awards 2018,” is also a motivational speaker and influencer for the Hispanic community with more than 3.5 million followers on social media. His podcast “El Podcast de Marco Antonio Regil” has more than four million downloads. Through speeches and conferences, Marco shares a vision of a more conscious and compassionate world. A tireless animal rights advocate, Regil has served as spokesperson for PETA, Humane Society International, Animal Heroes, as well as Greenpeace, and others.
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 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 27 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 of 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.
Vice President, Programming PublicityDavid.Alvarado@nbcuni.com
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