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UNIVERSO JOINS GLOBAL CITIZEN TO BROADCAST “ONE WORLD: TOGETHER AT HOME” GLOBAL VIRTUAL CONCERT THIS SATURDAY, APRIL 18 AT 8PM/7C

The Two-Hour Special Hosted by Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert, will Help Educate the Public to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

To Lift the Public’s Spirits and Honor Healthcare Workers on the Frontlines of the Global Pandemic, the Concert will Feature Appearaces by Top Latino stars Jennifer Lopez, Luis Fonsi, Becky G, Juanes, J Balvin, Camila Cabello and Maluma, Among Guest Stars Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Andrea Bocelli And Shawn Mendes

WHAT:

UNIVERSO, the fastest growing Spanish-language entertainment cable network, joins Global Citizen to broadcast “One World: Together at Home,” a global two-hour concert in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations (UN).

The concert marks a celebration of music curated by Lady Gaga featuring “Together at Home” presentations from some of the biggest names in the music industry to lift the public’s spirits with musical performances, special celebrity moments, athlete cameos, comedic sketches and multimillion-dollar pledges. The special will highlight and bring recognition to healthcare workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic, and will educate audiences with experts from WHO, the White House Coronavirus Task Force leader, Ambassador Deborah Birx, among others.

WHO:

“One World: Together at Home” will be hosted by Jimmy Fallon (NBC), Jimmy Kimmel (ABC) and Stephen Colbert (CBS). Featured talent includes: Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Paul McCartney, Elton John, Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes, Jennifer Lopez, Andrea Bocelli, Luis Fonsi, Becky G, Juanes, J Balvin, Maluma and many more.

WHEN:

This Saturday, April 18 at 8pm/7c

WHERE:

The special will air on TV on the Universo network. Viewers can also watch live via Universo and Telemundo YouTube channels, and the Universo Now app (available on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store) or by visiting NBCUniverso.com/now/live or Telemundo.com. Fans can join the conversation using #TogetherAtHome and following @NBCUniverso on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

For more information, visit nbcuniverso.com.

Source: Nielsen NPM; L+SD; A18-49(000); (12/30/19 – 4/09/2020 vs 12/31/18 – 4/11/19); Based on strict daypart for M-F (7PM-12AM).

ABOUT UNIVERSO:

UNIVERSO is a Spanish-language entertainment cable network that brings immersive original programming and the world’s top sports franchises to more than 40 million households. As one of the most widely available cable channels for U.S. Hispanic audiences, UNIVERSO delivers a thrilling mix of original celeb-reality shows, docu-realities, mainstream signature series, and exclusive sports action – including, FIFA World Cup™ and other major FIFA events, Premier League, Olympic Games, WWE and must-see live events on TV, online and mobile devices. UNIVERSO is part of NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Media contacts

Media Contact:

Gerardo Oyola
Director, Alternative Programming Publicity
gerardo.oyola@nbcuni.com