Estrella TV’s ten-episode mini-series following the life and career of singer Jenni Rivera, Jenni- La Vida de Una Diva, will make its US broadcast debut on Friday November 15 at 7pm EST/6pm CST. The highly-anticipated series explores Jenni’s rise to superstardom while overcoming tremendous adversity.
In this original production, Jacqueline Alcalá stars as Jenni, along with actors Damian Alcazar, Julio Mannino, Rodrigo Murray, Andrés Palacios, and many more. This miniseries will take viewers on an emotional and dramatic journey through Jenni’s life and career as she follows her family’s musical heritage and tries her luck in the male dominated world of regional Mexican music. With the support of Pepe Garza, the legendary radio programmer, and the Que Buena radio station in Los Angeles, Jenni’s unwavering faith, determination and incredible talent took her music career all the way to the top of the business.
Amid all the scandals and disappointments Jenni faced in her personal life, she overcame her struggles to become a loving mother, international superstar and entrepreneur. At the peak of her career as “La Diva de La Banda,” Jenni’s life was cut short when she lost her life in a tragic plane crash on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico. The first episode premieres Friday, November 15th in a special schedule at 7pm EST/6pm CST. This extraordinary miniseries will continue on a regular schedule Monday through Friday at 7pm EST/6pm CST and will chronicle the remarkable life of a woman who was loved by millions and will be remembered as the legend she proved herself to be.
“Jenni- La Vida De Una Diva continues our commitment to producing 100% original content for US Hispanics. Everyone will love Jenni Rivera even more than they already do after watching this emotional tribute to her life,” said Judy Kenny, Executive Vice President Network Sales & Marketing.