Saturday, January 23, 2010


The Univision Network will air a special, four-hour telethon and entertainment show Saturday to benefit Haiti's earthquake victims.

Unidos Por Haiti will be staged live Saturday starting at 7 p.m. in conjunction with the network's popular variety show, ``Sabado Gigante'.'
Host Don Francisco will be live from Port-au-Prince, and co-anchor Nancy Alvarez, host of the very popular show "¿Quién tiene la razón?" will be from Miami.

Among the artists scheduled to appear, many performing from the network's Miami studio, are:

Gloria Estefan, Ricky Martin, Shakira, Thalia, Willy Chirino, Alejandro Sanz, Juanes, Paulina Rubio, Pepe Aguilar, Alejandra Guzman, Chayanne, Daddy Yankee, David Bisbal, Graciela Beltran, Luis Fonsi, Natalia of La Quinta Estacion, Olga Tanon, Pee Wee, In addition, over 50 personalities from Univision, TeleFutura, Galavision and Univision Radio will also be on-hand during the show to encourage viewers to donate to the Red Cross.

In addition to the performances, Unidos Por Haiti will also feature live segments from various cities across the U.S., including Los Angeles, New York, Washington D.C. and San Juan, Puerto Rico, as well as from Mexico, Dominican Republic and Haiti.

Viewers will be encouraged to donate to the American Red Cross's Haiti effort. An exclusive Spanish-language toll-free donation telephone number is being set up. It's 1-800-842-2200.

The special program will also be broadcast in 10 countries across Latin America.

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