CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY SEASON WITH PANTAYA’S STAR-STUDDED CHRISTMAS SPECIAL “CELEBREMOS: ETERNA NAVIDAD” PREMIERING DECEMBER 4

Hosted by International Superstar and multiple-time Latin Grammy® and Grammy® Winner Juanes and Featuring a Deep Roster of A-List Latinx Celebrities
SANTA MONICA, CA, November 11, 2020 – Pantaya, a Lionsgate and Hemisphere Media Group joint venture, today announced the original Christmas special “Celebremos: Eterna Navidad” hosted by international superstar and multiple Grammy®-winning artist Juanes and his beloved wife Karen Martinez. The star-studded comedy and musical event featuring worldly renowned Latinx talent will premiere on the premium Spanish-language streaming service on December 4. The special is produced by Pantaya, Elefantec Global, Plataforma, and Universal Music Group.

“Celebremos: Eterna Navidad”
 will feature musical performances by Alejandro Fernández & América Fernández & Camila Fernández, Valentina Fernández, Juanes & Jay De La Cueva, Los Tigres Del Norte, Manuel Carrasco, Banda El Recodo, Morat & Danna Paola, Gloria Trevi, Edith Márquez & Luciano Pereyra, Paty Cantú, Kurt, La Adictiva Banda San José De Mesillas. The feel good special will also include A-list guests Aislinn Derbez, Ana De La Reguera, Sebastian Zurita, Ricardo O’Farrill, Chef Benito Molina and Chef Solange Muris.

“We all need a little extra Christmas cheer this year and what better way to bring people together than by a holiday special featuring joyful music and celebrity fun,” said Mario Almeida, PANTAYA Vice President of Programming, Development, and Acquisitions. “We are excited to be working with the biggest names in Latinx entertainment and to partner with Pepe Baston’s Elefantec Global, Plataforma and Universal Music Group.”
Enjoy cheerful music, celebrity secrets, and delicious “Nochebuena” cooking recipes as you experience a holiday special unlike anything you’ve seen before and share in the magic that is Christmas when “Celebremos: Eterna Navidad”premieres on Pantaya across the U.S. and Puerto Rico this December.
ABOUT PANTAYA
Pantaya is the first-ever premium steaming destination for world-class movies and series in Spanish, offering the largest selection of the biggest blockbusters and critically acclaimed films from Latin America and the US as well as bold never before-seen original series.
Pantaya is a joint venture between global content leader Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF. B) and Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HMTV), which targets the high growth U.S. Hispanic and Latin American markets with leading broadcast, cable television and digital content platforms. To learn more about Pantaya, visit www.pantaya.com.
ABOUT LIONSGATE
Combining the STARZ premium global subscription platform with world-class motion picture and television studio operations, Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B) brings a unique and varied portfolio of entertainment to consumers around the world.  Its film, television, subscription and location-based entertainment businesses are backed by a 17,000-title library and the largest collection of film and television franchises in the independent media space.  A digital age company driven by its entrepreneurial culture and commitment to innovation, the Lionsgate brand is synonymous with bold, original, relatable entertainment for the audiences it serves worldwide.
ABOUT HEMISPHERE MEDIA GROUP, INC.
Hemisphere Media Group, Inc. (HMTV) is the only publicly traded pure-play U.S. media company targeting the high-growth U.S. Hispanic and Latin American markets with leading television and digital content platforms. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, Hemisphere owns and operates five leading U.S. Hispanic cable networks, two Latin American cable networks, the leading broadcast television network in Puerto Rico, and has ownership interests in a leading broadcast television network in Colombia, a Spanish-language content distribution company, and a Spanish-language OTT service in the U.S.
ABOUT UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP
Universal Music Group (UMG) is the world leader in music-based entertainment, with a broad array of businesses engaged in recorded music, music publishing, merchandising and audiovisual content in more than 60 countries.  Featuring the most comprehensive catalog of recordings and songs across every musical genre, UMG identifies and develops artists and produces and distributes the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful music in the world.  Committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship, UMG fosters the development of services, platforms and business models in order to broaden artistic and commercial opportunities for our artists and create new experiences for fans.
Universal Music Group is a Vivendi company. Find out more at: http://www.universalmusic.com