Comcast to kick off Freeview Latino
| 18 September 2014
US cableco Comcast is debuting its second annual Xfinity Freeview Latino, a two week all-access entertainment pass, totalling in excess of 3,500 programmes and 2,500 hours of Xfinity On Demand content.
Xfinity Freeview Latino will take place from 22 September through 5 October, available to all Xfinity TV customers on Xfinity On Demand, Xfinity.com/Latino and on the Xfinity TV Go app. In contrast to the 2013 edition, this year's Xfinity Freeview Latino will offer more than double the amount of on-demand content available across devices.
"With more high quality content available in Spanish and English across more platforms and genres than ever, there's never been a better time for Latino programming and entertainment," said Michael D'Emilio, senior director of multicultural services for Comcast Cable.
The offering includes a total of 45 networks available online at Xfinity.com/Latino, and 30 Latino networks available for viewing on the Xfinity TV Go app, including: BabyFirst Americas, beIN Sports en Español, Canal Sur, Caracol TV, Centroamerica TV, Cine Mexicano, Cine Sony Television, Cinelatino, Discovery Familia, Ecuavisa, El Rey Network, EWTN Español, FOX Deportes, FOX Life, Galavision, Gran Cine, Multimedios, MundoFOX, Music Choice Latino Tier, Once TV, Pasiones, Sur Peru, TeleFe, Teleformula, Telemundo, TV Dominicana, UniMás, Univision, Videorola, ViendoMovies and Vme Kids.
Freeview Latino will also premiere of mun2's upcoming reality show A Toda Gloria, starring Gloria Trevi, and telenovelas Los Miserables and Señora Acero from Telemundo and RCN Nuestra Tele's Amor Sincero.