mun2 News Special 'Hecho En America' Premieres Today

mun2 News Special 'Hecho En America' Premieres Today

mun2, the leading Hispanic entertainment cable network for Hispanic millennial adults, will premiere its one-hour "mun2 News Special Hecho en America" today, September 28 at 4:00 p.m. EST/ 2 p.m. CST.

The English-language news special that is subtitled in Spanish continues the networks showcase of the personal success stories of Latinos who are changing politics, culture and business in the U.S. From actress Jessica Alba, Senator Marco Rubio, Girls Scouts CEO Anna Maria Chávez, comedian George Lopez, boxer Marlene Esparza, The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) President & CEO Janet Murguía, Chef Jose Garces to recording artist Christina Aguilera, this first person, intimate account of Latinos who are breaking down barriers features over two dozen Hispanic leaders in their own chosen field.

Premiering as part of the network's Hispanic Heritage month programming and presented in tandem with the NCLR's ALMA awards, the series takes a cue from the motto of the new Latino movement - "50 million strong, making it in America." "Hecho en America" celebrates and allows the inspiring journey of Latinos achieving the American Dream to be told by those changing it.

The special is created by Gloria Medel Solomons, Executive Producer, mun2, Producer Ilana Sod, Director of Photography & Editor Mariano Dabini.

About mun2:
mun2 is the destination for young, Hispanic adults 18-34 and 18-49, providing authentic, vibrant Latino content for the fastest growing population group in the U.S. As the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network in 2012, mun2 combines the best in reality, scripted, music and sports programming to reflect the diverse lifestyle and language of its audience. The networks' content can be found across multiple platforms, including its award winning site and VOD. With offices in Los Angeles, Miami and New York, the network is part of Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal.
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