Univision Interactive Media, Inc., the digital division of Univision Communications Inc., today announced plans to launch a new online and mobile "Novelas y Series" (Novelas and Series) channel later this year on Univision.com.
Univision.com's new channel will include premier third-party content from Azecta America, RCN Television, and Dori Media Group, as well as original programming from Univision Interactive Media. Programs from Univision Networks' top shows and special events will also be featured. Users will be able to access the video on both online and mobile platforms. As a hub for novela enthusiasts, the channel will also include the latest novela news, celebrity gossip, behind-the-scenes footage and message boards on a dedicated section co-branded with Dori Media Group.
"We have significantly increased our focus on the importance of video and we are excited about the opportunity to offer our online and mobile audience high quality novela programming from leading content producers around the world”, said Kevin Conroy, president of Univision Interactive Media, Inc.