Hemisphere Media boasts a collection of high-performance assets with leading market positions, including:
WAPA Television & WAPA America
WAPA Television, founded in 1954, is Puerto Rico’s leading broadcast station with the highest primetime and full day ratings in Puerto Rico. Headquartered in San Juan, WAPA Television is a full-power, independent station (Ch. 4) with island-wide coverage. WAPA Television produces the most local entertainment programming on the Island, and is Puerto Rico’s news leader, offering more than 30 hours per week of local news coverage produced by the largest and most-trusted news team on the island. WAPA America, the station’s U.S. cable network arm, features WAPA Television’s news and entertainment programming and is available in more than five million U.S. homes, with carriage on all major cable, satellite and telco providers.
Cinelatino is the leading Spanish-language movie channel, with over 16 million subscribers on major cable, satellite and telco providers in the United States, Latin America and Canada. Cinelatino offers the largest selection of contemporary Spanish-language blockbusters and critically-acclaimed titles from Mexico, Latin America, Spain and the Caribbean.
Centroamerica TV is the first US channel with programming 100% dedicated to Central Americans. The channel offers top-rated programming including: live news, talk shows, music, culture, as well as exclusive first-division soccer and World Cup qualifiers. Centroamerica TV offers the best programs from Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panamá.
Pasiones is the leading channel for Latina women in the U.S. and Latin America. Founded in 2008, Pasiones is the only 24x7 multicultural and pan-regional TV network dedicated to telenovelas and drama series in Spanish, offering the best novelas, dramatic series, and movies of interest to women from Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Korea, China, and the US Hispanic market.
Television Dominicana is the only 24-hour channel that integrates the best programming from the Dominican Republic with the best in sports, comedy, entertainment and news. Television Dominicana is the exclusive home of La Liga de Béisbol Dominicano, broadcasting over 80 games per season. The channel also offers content produced locally in New York focused on the topics, talents and interests of Dominicans living in the US.