US Spanish-language channel Telemundo has announced that top Latin music stars will join its Todos Unidos telethon benefit for the victims of recent natural disasters in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Texas and Florida.
The television network’s special will be hosted by Mario Kreutzberger and Don Francisco, and will air on 24 September in the US and Mexico.
The live broadcast will be produced from Miami, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Houston and Los Angeles and will air simultaneously across Telemundo, the cable network Universo and the Telemundo Internacional Cable Channel in Mexico, featuring performances by Chyno, Elvis Crespo, Luis Fonsi, Ricardo Montaner, Ednita Nazario, Justin Quiles, Roberto Tapia, Noel Torres and Yuri. In addition, Jennifer Lopez, Miguel Bose, Kate del Castillo, Larry Hernandez, Rafael, Prince Royce, Alejandro Sanz, Thalia and Daddy Yankee will join as well.
To help collect funds for those affected, donors can contribute to the Red Cross through www.elpoderenti.com/cruzroja and by calling +1-800-596-6567 in North America.
iHeartMedia and Enrique Santos also will join the effort to promote the benefit across its radio stations nationwide, in addition to a simulcast across all its Latin stations. Facebook, Twitter, MSN Latino and YouTube will participate as well in conjunction with Telemundo.com and its social and mobile platforms, to provide extended coverage and exclusive backstage content of this mega production featuring the unconditional support of Telemundo stars, actors, hosts, singers, journalists, producers and staff, and renowned sports and music personalities.
Previously announced talent participating includes Araceli Arámbula, Felicidad Aveleyra, Ana María Canseco, Maria Celeste Arrarás, Raymond Arrieta, Carmen Aub, Jorge Bernal, Jencarlos Canela, Andrés Cantor, Jorge Cárdenas, Jessica Carrillo, Erika Csiszer, Rashel Díaz, Jose Diaz-Balart, Ana Lucia Dominguez, Ximena Duque, Michelle Duval, Gaby Espino, Laura Flores, Luis Ernesto Franco, Jose Maria Galliano, Raúl González, Mauricio Heano, Carlos Hermosillo, Ana Jurka, Adamari López, Alejandra Malagon, Jessica Maldonado, Angelica Maria, Karim Mendiburu, Jorge Miramonte, Carolina Miranda, Gala Montes, John Morales, Ana Maria Polo, Carlos Ponce, Gabriel Porras, Zuleyka Rivera, Ana Lorena Sánchez, Daniel Sarcos, Alejandra Speitzer, Rogelio Mora Tagle, Jose Maria Torres, Angelica Vale, Miguel Varoni, Maria Fernandez Yepez and Samadhi Zendejas.