This Sunday Night (Dec 6th) On LA BANDA, One SUPERFAN Will Have An Experience Of A Lifetime – Joining The Show LIVE As A FOURTH JUDGE VIA HOLOGRAM
Univision, Verizon and Hologram USA Have Partnered to Reward One Univision Conecta App User with A First of its Kind Fan Immersion During The Live Semifinal Episode.
Using This Revolutionary Technology For The First Time On A Live Music Talent Competition, Superfan Jorge Sanchez from Los Angeles Will Join Judges Ricky Martin, Laura Pausini & Alejandro Sanz To Help Determine Which LA BANDA Contestants Will Reach Next Week’s Season Finale.
THIS SUNDAY’s LIVE SEMI-FINAL EDITION OF UNIVISION NETWORK’S “LA BANDA” WILL ALSO SEE SPECIAL GUEST PERFORMANCES FROM LUIS CORONEL AND REIK,
AND THE FINAL PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITY FOR THE REMAINING EIGHT LA BANDA CONTESTANTS TO REACH THE FINAL ROUND
La Banda Airs Live At 8PM ET/7PM CT/5PM PT and again at 8PM PT
WHAT: Univision Networks semi-finale of La Banda airing live on December 6th at 8PM EST/7PM CT/5PM PT and 8PM PT.
The semi-finale episode will feature La Banda superfan Jorge Sanchez, 22, who will be hologrammed into the show from Los Angeles as a 4th judge. Univision and Verizon partnered to reward one fan with the experience of a lifetime. The 4th judge will share their feedback with contestants during the live broadcast on Sunday.
Singers Luis Coronel and Reik will perform live on La Banda stage, to connect with Sunday night’s “most socially engaged TV program audience.” Other chart-topping Latin Artists who have grace the La Banda stage this season include Marc Anthony and Gente de Zona, Becky G, Jesse and Joy, and Calibre 50.
The music-based reality competition show was developed by developed by Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), Simon Cowell’s SYCO Entertainment and Haim Saban’s Saban Brands. Executive produced by Simon Cowell and Ricky Martin, “La Banda” is the search for the ultimate Latino super group with the help of superstar judges Ricky Martin, Laura Pausini, Alejandro Sanz and host Alejandra Espinoza. Contestants compete for their place in “La Banda” and for a coveted recording contract with Sony Music Latin, label home to the most prolific Latin music artists, and Simon Cowell’s SYCO Music, the recording label responsible for some of the world’s biggest selling artists, including One Direction. Ricky Martin will manage the winning band.
Fans can continue to vote for their favorite contestants via phone call, texting, on the official La Banda site, using a hashtag on Facebook and Twitter, and via our Univision Conecta App. Viewers can also catch the show live via Univision NOW, UCI’s live streaming service of the Univision Network available on iOS, android and web.
About Univision Communications Inc.
Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) is the leading media company serving Hispanic America. The Company, a leading content creator in the U.S., includes Univision Network, one of the top five networks in the U.S. regardless of language and the most-watched Spanish-language broadcast television network in the country available in approximately 93% of U.S. Hispanic television households; UniMás, a leading Spanish-language broadcast television network available in approximately 87% of U.S. Hispanic television households; Univision Cable Networks, including Galavisión, the most-watched U.S. Spanish-language cable network, as well as UDN (Univision Deportes Network), the most-watched U.S. Spanish-language sports network, Univision tlnovelas, a 24-hour cable network dedicated to telenovelas, ForoTV, a 24-hour Spanish-language cable network dedicated to international news, and an additional suite of cable offerings – De Película, De Película Clásico, Bandamax, Ritmoson and Telehit; Univision Television Group, which owns 59 television stations in major U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico; digital properties consisting of online and mobile websites and apps, including Univision.com, the most visited Spanish-language website among U.S. Hispanics, UVideos, a bilingual digital video network and Uforia, a music application featuring multimedia music content; and Univision Radio, the leading Spanish-language radio group in the U.S. which owns and operates 67 radio stations including stations in 16 of the top 25 U.S. Hispanic markets and Puerto Rico. UCI’s assets also include a minority stake in El Rey Network, a 24-hour English-language general entertainment cable network and a joint venture with Disney/ABC Television Network for Fusion, a 24-hour English-language news and lifestyle TV and digital network. Headquartered in New York City, UCI has television network operations in Miami and television and radio stations and sales offices in major cities throughout the United States. For more information, please visit Univision.net.