Luis Villanueva, president and CEO of Somos Productions
Somos Productions produces Todos Somos Héroes format for Telemundo
07 de mayo de 2013
Somos Productions will produce for Telemundo the format Todos Somos Héroes, show that honors everyday men, women and children whose inspiring stories feature community service, sacrifice, and resilience in the face of adversity.The format, which comes from the catalog of Somos Productions and its partnership with Sparks Networks, has been produced and broadcast in different European countries (Sweden, Italy and Greece), where it has been running for over five years on certain markets.The version of Todos Somos Héroes produced for Telemundo premieres Monday, May 12th at 9pm. The show combines musical numbers with the telling of these stories and its protagonists.So far, confirmed stars include Chino y Nacho, Daddy Yankee, David Bisbal, Franco de Vita, Intocable, Julion Álvarez, La Santa Cecilia, Olga Tañón, Shaila Dúrcal, and a special appearance by Juan Gabriel.Todos Somos Héroes exalts the tales of common people who have made a difference for their friends, their families, their communities and their country. Telemundo connects with the Hispanic community and promotes the values todays world desperately needs, said Mary Black, VP and Executive Producer of Somos Productions.With Todos Somos Héroes, Somos Productions demonstrates once again its a high-caliber production house, after its successful telenovela 11-11, En Mi Cuadra Nada Cuadra for Nickelodeon, said Luis Villanueva, president and CEO of Somos Productions.