Telemundo Media announced that the Cuban-American television host, model and fashion mogul, Daisy Fuentes, will join as the host on the network’s upcoming singing competition “ La Voz Kids,” slated to premiere in the spring, together with previously announced coaches Paulina Rubio, Prince Royce and Roberto Tapia.
The announcement comes full circle for Fuentes who began her television career as a weather-girl at Telemundo’s New York City affiliate, WNJU. The Cuban-born model became the first VJ to be signed to both MTV U.S. and MTV Latino, launching her as an international star. Fuentes hosted some of the network’s most iconic series including “MTV’s House of Style,” “MTV Spring Break,” “Beach MTV” and launched MTV Latino, MTV’s first 24-hour Spanish Language network. Fuentes went on to host “America’s Funniest Home Videos” for ABC, various “Miss Universe Pageants” and “Miss USA Pageants,” “Countdown to the Latin Grammy’s,” “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve,” and hosted her own primetime talk show on CNBC.
“I am delighted to join La Voz Kids. I feel this is the best singing competition show on TV. It’s going to be a super fun ride”, said Daisy Fuentes.