Talk Show “El Hormiguero” to debut on Azteca America July 15th

Azteca America announces the premiere of “El Hormiguero” hosted by Mauricio Mancera on Tuesday, July 15th at 10pm/9pm CDT. Laughter and irreverence are the main ingredients in this program blending humor, interviews and science experiments. El Hormiguero is the Mexican adaptation of the record-breaking ratings hit of the same name that has been captivating audiences around the world – first in Spain and later in other countries. The original version began airing in Spain in 2006 and, since then, versions of the show have been broadcast in different countries throughout the globe including Brazil, Chile, Portugal, and China. The newest version is coming to Spanish-language television in the United States. Beginning July 15, you can see Mauricio Mancera accompanied by two ant sidekicks: Pichas and Cachas, who will keep audiences in stitches with their peculiar and hilarious point of view. The show will feature national and international guest stars facing unique challenges and participating in science experiments with a single purpose – to have fun and entertain us. Appearing on this program is nothing like being a guest on any other conventional talk show. A key to the success of El Hormiguero has been the celebrities who visit the program. They include the biggest names in entertainment and sports both from this country and internationally. Guests might includeHollywood idols or sports stars subjected

to performing the kind of stunts and challenges only Mauricio Mancera could assign.