The show goes on! More details were released today regarding Jennifer Lopez’s latest project, ¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN. The show, which will be aired simultaneously in English, Spanish, and Portuguese in 21 countries, is set to debut in the first quarter of 2012.
¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN will be filmed from October 2011 to January 2012. Jennifer, Marc Anthony, and tour director Jamie King, will travel throughout Latin America to meet the most outstanding Latin singers, dancers, musicians, and performers that they have discovered via their personal networks, grassroots efforts, and social media campaigns on YouTube and Facebook.
The series will document their extraordinary transcontinental road trip to bring viewers the drama and intense emotions of the incredible stories and personal journeys that they will uncover.
“Very soon the world’s heart will beat to the tune of Latin rhythms and we’re looking forward to experiencing history in the making,” said Jennifer Lopez. “It is with great pride that we embark on this amazing and very personal mission to discover and celebrate the most captivating talent the world has ever seen.”
The first three of 21 broadcast network deals were announced today: Univision in the U.S., Televisa in Mexico, and Caracol TV in Colombia. Other broadcast partners will be announced soon. Hour-long episodes will air weekly on the individual networks.
The international talent search for ¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN is well underway. Since June 1st the public has been nominating their country’s best singers, dancers, musicians, and performers on Facebook (facebook.com/qvivathechosen), and talented people across the Americas have been uploading their video auditions on YouTube (youtube.com/qviva). Nominations and submissions are being meticulously reviewed each week leading up to Marc and Jennifer’s visits to the various countries.
Official show sponsor BlackBerry has launched a ¡Q’VIVA! THE CHOSEN online content hub at www.blackberry.com/qviva, which will be the official home of all show information, photos, videos, applications, highlights and more.
For more information on ¡Q’ VIVA! THE CHOSEN, visit www.qvivathechosen.com.