“Noticiero Telemundo” anchors José Díaz-Balart and María Celeste Arrarás will be in Washington, D.C. to lead the network’s coverage of the executive order that will change the lives of millions of undocumented immigrants
Miami- November 19, 2014- Telemundo announced that it will broadcast President Barack Obama’s speech to the nation in which he is expected to issue an executive order on immigration, live from Washington, D.C. this Thursday, November 20 at 8 PM EST (7 PM Central, 5 PM Pacific). “Noticiero Telemundo” anchors José Díaz-Balart and María Celeste Arrarás will be in the US capital to lead the network’s coverage of this anxiously awaited speech. In addition to the speech itself, Noticias Telemundo will feature expert analysis and commentary of the impact the president’s decision will have on the lives of millions of undocumented workers, as well as the reactions of members of the Hispanic community across the country. Following the speech, a special Noticias Telemundo program at 11:30PM/10:30 C will offer a summary of the president’s announcement and more in-depth analysis of its consequences. Coverage of this historic event will continue during regular broadcasts of the network’s news programs and informative segments, including “Un Nuevo Día,” “Al Rojo Vivo con María Celeste” and “Noticiero Telemundo.”
Telemundo, a division of NBCUniversal Hispanic Enterprises and Content, is a world-class media company, leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. Telemundo’s multiple platforms include the Telemundo Network, a Spanish-language television network featuring original productions, theatrical motion pictures, news and first-class sports events, reaching U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 16 owned stations, broadcast and MVPD affiliates; Telemundo Digital Media, which distributes Telemundo’s original content across digital and emerging platforms including mobile devices and http://www.telemundo.com; an owned and operated full power station in Puerto Rico that reaches 99% of all TV households in that DMA; and Telemundo Internacional, the international distribution arm which has positioned Telemundo as the second largest provider of Spanish-language content worldwide by syndicating content to more than 100 countries in over 35 languages.