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UNIVERSO’S SEVENTH SEASON PREMIERE OF “LARRYMANÍA” RANKED AS THE #1 SPANISH-LANGUAGE CABLE PROGRAM IN PRIME AMONG ADULTS 18-49 AND ADULTS 18-34

MIAMI – October 2, 2018 – UNIVERSO’s grand premiere of the seventh season of the hit celeb-reality series "Larrymania," ranked as the #1 Spanish-language cable program in prime among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34, last Sunday, September 30, 9pm/8CT, according to Nielsen. The new season of the reality show on the life of renowned Mexican regional artist, Larry Hernandez, lifted the U.S. Spanish-language entertainment cable network 9pm time slot by +268%, compared to the average of the previous four weeks, and became the most socially engaged Hispanic cable program on premiere night.

Viewers and fans can keep up with the latest on “Larrymania” through Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LarrymaniaTV/ and Instagram https://www.instagram.com/larrymaniatv/, using #Larrymania.

“Larrymania” is produced by JK Film and TV Productions for UNIVERSO, and executive produced by Irune Ariztoy.

To find UNIVERSO on your satellite, telco or cable TV channel lineup, go to Channel 410 on DIRECTV; Channel 838 on DISH Network; Channel 3009 or 3010 on AT&T U-verse; and visit www.encuentranbcuniverso.com for the UNIVERSO channel number on your local cable TV listings. UNIVERSO is currently available to 40 million households across the U.S. The network is telecast in HD nationwide on DirecTV; Western U.S. markets served by Comcast Xfinity TV; throughout Bright House Networks’ cable television footprint; and select Cox Communications markets.

Source: Nielsen, Live+SD, 9/30/18, Sun 7p-12a, P18-49 & P18-34 (000).

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