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Encyclopedia > Telefutura
TeleFutura
Image:TelefuturaLogo.jpg
Type Broadcast
television network
Country United States
Availability National; also available in Mexico
Owner Univision Communications, Inc.
Launch date January 14, 2002
Former names None
Website
www.telefutura.com

TeleFutura is a U.S. Spanish-language broadcast television network owned by Univision with headquarters in Miami, Florida. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Terrestrial television (also known as over-the-air, OTA or broadcast television) was the traditional method of television broadcast signal delivery prior to the advent of cable and satellite television. ... A television network is a distribution network for television content whereby a central operation provides programming for many television stations. ... Univision Communications, Inc. ... is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... This article is about the international language known as Spanish. ... A television network is a distribution network for television content whereby a central operation provides programming for many television stations. ... Univision is a Spanish-language television network in the United States and Puerto Rico. ... Miami redirects here. ...


Overview

The network started on January 14, 2002, a month behind Telemundo's launch of its cable TV network, the bilingual mun2, with programs such as the 3 hour gossip/Entertainment show Escándalo TV (formerly "Escándalo en el Medio Dia", but later changed due to a similaly named program airing in Mexico by Televisa S.A.) which was designed to compete with similar offerings like Cotorreando from NBC Universal's Telemundo. Commercials for Telefutura often air on the Univision network. Most of the stations that carry TeleFutura once aired the Home Shopping Network. Univision bought the stations from Barry Diller's USA Broadcasting late in 2001. is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Telemundo is an American television network based in Hialeah, Florida. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Cotorreando is a daily Spanish language gossip television show that is run by Telemundo since 2000. ... NBC Universal is a media and entertainment conglomerate formed in May 2004 by the combination of General Electrics NBC with Vivendi Universal Entertainment, part of Vivendi Universal. ... The Home Shopping Network (HSN) is a mostly 24-hour shopping network that is seen on cable, satellite, and some terrestrial channels in the United States. ... Barry Diller at the Web 2. ... USA Broadcasting was an American media company owned by veteran entertainment industry executive Barry Diller. ...


TeleFutura's programming consists of Venezuelan telenovelas from Coral Productions, RCTV, and game shows from Televisa and Venevision. The network also airs movies (mainly recent American releases dubbed into Spanish), boxing, Futbol Liga Mexicana broadcasts, news (including Contacto deportivo) and game shows, including their first game show Que Dice la Gente (formerly the Televisa program 100 Mexicanos Dijeron), based on the popular Family Feud. The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (Spanish: República Bolivariana de Venezuela)1 is a country in northern South America. ... Telenovela is the Spanish and Portuguese word for prime time serial or soap opera. ... Radio Caracas Televisión Internacional (RCTV Internacional) is a Venezuelan cable television network headquartered in the Caracas neighborhood of Quinta Crespo. ... For the article on the defunct Venezuelan television channel, see Televisa Venezuela. ... Venevisión is Venezuelas largest TV station, owned and presided over by Gustavo Cisneros. ... Contacto Deportivo is a nightly Spanish language sports highlights and recap program airing on the TeleFutura network (part of Univision) aimed at the Mexican and hispanic market in the United States. ... Que Dice la Gente is a Spanish language television game show produced in the United States modelled after Family Feud. ... For the article on the defunct Venezuelan television channel, see Televisa Venezuela. ... Marco Antonio Regil hosting the show 100 Mexicanos Dijeron (A hundred Mexicans said in Spanish) is a Spanish-language version of the Goodson-Todman game show from the 1970s, Family Feud, produced in Mexico City by the Televisa Mexican television network. ... This article is about the American game show. ...


In late 2005, TeleFutura started airing En Vivo y Directo, a 7pm newscast, opposite the taped 4pm news on Galavisión). But the network eventually cancelled "En Vivo y Directo" due to low ratings after only a few weeks and have replaced the newscast with movies. Galavisión is a Spanish language cable network owned by Univision Communications Inc. ...


The network also offers a children proramming block called Toonturama to fullfill the E/I requeriments. Curiously, this block is show both on Saturdays and Sundays, and includes mostly American and European series dubben into Spanish, as Flight Squad, Toad Patrol and Problem Child. Example of an E/I bug; this one used for PBS programs. ... Toad Patrol is a TV program which first aired in 2000 on Teletoon and Toon Disney. ... VHS cover for the animated series. ...


TeleFutura is also a part of the Spanish-language coverage of the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament, as Univision owns exclusive US Spanish-language rights. For 2006 it carried eight live games, all in the last days of group play when games are played simultaneously, like ESPN2 did with ESPN for English-language coverage. It also had game replays and recap shows. In addition, and in conjunction, Telefutura also airs an exclusive Major League Soccer game of the week on Sunday afternoon/evening. The FIFA World Cup, sometimes called the Football World Cup or the Soccer World Cup, but usually referred to simply as the World Cup, is an international association football (soccer) competition contested by the mens national teams of the members of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA... Soccer redirects here. ... ESPN2 debuted on October 1, 1993, as a sister station of ESPN. Nicknamed the deuce, ESPN2 was to be branded as a network for a younger generation of sports fans featuring edgier graphics as well as extreme sports like motocross, snowboarding, and BMX racing. ... ESPN, formerly an acronym for Entertainment and Sports Programming Network, is an American cable television network dedicated to broadcasting and producing sports-related programming 24 hours a day. ... Major League Soccer (MLS) is a North America professional soccer league. ...


In late June 2006, Univision was sold to an investment group including entertainment industry veteran Haim Saban for $13 billion, there are reports on media message boards that Telefutura is being phased out and several key on air talents are being shifted to Univision and Galavision channels. However these rumors have not been verified, nor will the shutdown of TeleFutura happen anytime soon: According to Nielsen Media Research, in February 2007 TeleFutura made significant gains in viewership at the expense of Telemundo, actually taking over second place among Spanish-language networks in the Adults 18-34, Men 18-34 and Men 18-49 demos. [1] Haim Saban Haim Saban (born 15 October 1944 in Alexandria, Egypt) is a television and media proprietor. ... Nielsen Media Research (NMR) is a U.S. firm, headquartered in New York City, and operating primarily from Oldsmar, FL, which measures media audiences, including television, radio and newspapers. ...


Primetime Schedule

Movies/Movies shows are in red; Reality/Game Shows are in green; Primetime Series are in blue; News are in purple. For other uses, see News (disambiguation). ...

7:00 PM 7:30 PM 8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM 10:00 PM 10:30 PM
Sunday Movie Movie
Monday Qué Dice la Gente Movie Así es la Vida
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday Movie Movie
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Telefutura Network (460 words)
TeleFutura also features original news briefs, original Latin American talk shows, first-run and encore novelas for all members of the family and a weekend morning kids block.
TeleFutura's signature programming is its monumental film library, which is among the largest ever assembled for Spanish-language television.
TeleFutura attracts an audience that is younger than the other Spanish-language broadcast networks and significantly younger than the four major English-language networks.
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WAMI-TV is the Telefutura Network-Owned station for the Miami / Fort Lauderdale market, licensed to Hollywood, Florida.
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