This week, NUVOtv’s newly appointed Chief Creative Officer Jennifer Lopez unveiled the English-language Latino network’s programming slate at this year’s Upfront Presentation in New York City. The singer, actress and entrepreneur’s creative stamp is evident from a biography special to a reality show, which follows her dancers on tour. Below are a list of original shows and specials, which will air on NUVOtv in July.
JENNIFER LOPEZ BIOGRAPHY SPECIAL
From the Bronx girl On the 6 to global superstar, Jennifer Lopez is one of the most influential and iconic pop stars of our time. She has accomplished what few have with record breaking success in movies, television, music and fashion. Now, NUVOtv’s original Jennifer Lopez Biography Special offers a rare and personal look into the life of this inspiring artist and entrepreneur.
Rodney “Dark Child” Jerkins has produced Grammy award-winning hits for some of today’s hottest stars Jennifer Lopez, Whitney Houston, Lady Gaga and more. But, his greatest love, is about to become his toughest client – his wife. Rodney’s Joy is the new reality series of love, laughs, lyrics – and in-laws – as the music legend sets the stage for his talented wife, Joy Enriquez, to reignite her musical dream.
MARIO LOPEZ: ONE ON ONE
In NUVOtv’s exclusive interview series, Hollywood insider Mario Lopez goes one on one with some of today’s hottest celebrities and most influential Latino superstars. The stars that everyone’s talking about…are talking to Mario. And nothing is off limits! Special Guests include Eva Longoria, Mark Sanchez, George Lopez, Emilio & Gloria Estefan and more.
When you’ve got it, flaunt it! Meet the Curvy Girls. These five gorgeous women are proud of their curves and showing the world that beauty is not a size. They’re living the glamorous life in New York City and taking the modeling industry by storm. But with a friendship forged and broken, a family secret revealed, and a new model in the mix, will a shadow fall over life in the limelight? Not a chance!
STAND UP AND DELIVER
Ready for some stand out stand-up? Stand Up and Deliver brings a little Latino and cultural flavor to the comedy game. Hosted by Julissa Bermudez and Jose Sarduy, every fast paced episode showcases some of the funniest and most gut-busting moments from the hottest and most hilarious comics on the scene today.
ANJELAH JOHNSON HOMECOMING SHOW
Stand-up comedian, Anjelah Johnson, is selling out comedy clubs across the country and fast becoming a record-breaking Youtube sensation with her Bon Qui Qui video. But every journey always leads back to home. In this one hour comedy special, Johnson returns to San Jose, California for a special performance that delivers hilarity and heart.
What happens on tour stays on tour…until now! Live to Dance delivers an intimate look at the unique journeys of eight professional dancers performing with Jennifer Lopez on her first-ever world tour. Across five continents and 66 cities, get an inside look at life on the road and get to know the individual stories of dreams, perseverance, and passion that has led each of them to this once in a lifetime moment.