Fans Have Spoken: EstrellaTV’s Primetime Talk Show “Tu-Night con Omar Chaparro” Comes Back for the Spring With a Sizzling Season Three
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 15, 2021--
Estrella Media, a leading vertically integrated, multi-platform, Spanish-language media company, announced today that its EstrellaTV network is uncorking a special spring edition of critically acclaimed primetime talk show Tu-Night con Omar Chaparro. The third season of the series hosted by fan-favorite Mexican comedian/actor/singer Chaparro premieres on Thursday, April 22 at 9 PM ET/8 PM CT with original episodes airing Monday to Thursday.
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Actor/Comedian Omar Chaparro. Photo Courtesy: Estrella Media
Season three guests include Award-winning and Iconic regional Mexican Singer Gerardo Ortiz, actress Melissa Barrera (“Vida,” “In The Heights”), actress and former model Grettel Valdez (“Buscando a Frida”), actor Jose Eduardo Derbez (“ De Viaje Con Los Derbez,” “Renta Conelada”), “The Jimmy Kimmel Show” co-host Guillermo, Award-winning Regional Mexican singer and judge of EstrellaTV’s “Tengo Talento, Mucho Talento” Ana Barbara, Former Four-Time World Boxing Champion Abner Mares, LA Chargers Cornerback Michael Davis, Mexican singer Mijares, Mexican actress Claudia Alvarez (“Vencer el Deseamor”), Puerto Rican actor Luis Roberto Guzman (“Narcos: Mexico,”), GRAMMY-winning singer/songwriter Horacio Palencia, Model and Singer Frida Sofia, Mexican TV host Juan Jose Origel, YouTube parody singing group Tres Tristes Tigres, just to name a few.
“Wow, that’s a guest list!” said Chaparro about season three. “I’ve had so much fun making this show that when we ended season two, we immediately started thinking of when we could come back to the set. I love having fun with my guests – from singing, playing games, and drinking tequila to just talking about life; this is my virtual living room and the world is invited to join in on the fun! This third season we have a diverse list of guests who we want our fans to invite into their homes.”
Tu-Night con Omar Chaparro has become a fan favorite for its Spanish-language late-night format, doubling its primetime timeslot audience deliveries since premiering. The series continues to be a fan favorite on social channels with over 40M video views on YouTube. A leader and icon of the next generation of Mexican actors, comedians, and hosts, Chaparro’s guests have included iconic comedian and actor Eugenio Derbez, actress Kate del Castillo, legendary group Banda MS, singer-songwriter Noel Schajris of the genre-defining and GRAMMY award-winning Latin Pop band Sin Bandera, “No Manches Frida” actress Marimar Vega, actor Felipe Esparza of the film "7th and Union," and Latin pop duo Camila.
EstrellaTV is a national broadcast network, carried by most major cable carriers and streamed everywhere on Samsung TV+, The Roku Channel, Xumo, and fuboTV. With 15 owned or operated broadcast stations and over 30 broadcast affiliates in leading Hispanic markets, the network also has channel positioning on major U.S. cable distributors and through free ad-supported streaming platforms airing EstrellaTV. Audiences can also access Estrella News, the first 24/7 Spanish-language multi-platform news network in the U.S.
Tu-Night con Omar Chaparro has become a springboard for Spanish-language entertainment fans to see a who's who of Hollywood celebrities, Latin entertainment personalities, musical guests, and comedy sketches featuring the top comedians in the U.S. and Mexico.
Omar Chaparro is one of the most revered and popular Latin actors and comedians in Mexico and the U.S. His loyal fanbase of almost 10 million followers on digital and social media points to his on-screen likeability, witty and humorous takes on life, and relatable nature. His breakout roles on the American screen include Michael Berry's film "Stuck" and "Show Dogs," directed by Raja Gosnell and starring Will Arnett and Natasha Lyonne. Chaparro also appeared in "Pokemon Detective Pikachu,” sharing credits with Ryan Reynolds and Justice Smith. Some of his biggest film projects include “Compadres,” which was directed by Enrique Begne and starred Eric Roberts and Kevin Pollak, Netflix’s original film “Como Caido del Cielo," and "No Manches Frida," where he shared screen credits with Martha Higareda. "No Manches Frida," to date, is still one of Mexico's top five grossing films.
About Estrella Media, Inc.
Estrella Media, Inc. is a leading Spanish-language media company creating video and audio content for multi-platform distribution in the United States and worldwide. Estrella Media is one of the largest U.S. producers of Spanish-language video content, producing over 4,000 hours annually of news and entertainment programming at its Estrella Studios and a library of over 20,000 hours of available original entertainment programming.
Estrella Media informs and entertains U.S. Hispanic television audiences on the EstrellaTV national broadcast network, over 45 owned or operated or affiliate stations in leading Hispanic markets, and through free ad-supported streaming platforms airing EstrellaTV. Audiences can also access Estrella News, the first 24/7 Spanish-language multi-platform news network in the U.S.
Estrella Media is also one of the leading producers of Spanish-language audio programming and events. The company's Don Cheto Radio Network features one of the nation's most popular radio talents. Estrella Media's highly rated radio programming is broadcast on its radio stations in the top U.S. Hispanic markets and streamed on digital media platforms. Estrella also produces large-scale music festivals, concerts, and special events throughout the U.S.
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