Burbank, CA – Just a little over a year after the passing of singer Jenni Rivera, Spanish-language network Estrella TV’s premieres a ten-episode mini-series, Jenni- La Vida de Una Diva, on the life and career of the performer. It will make its US broadcast debut on Friday November 15 at 8:00pm. The highly-anticipated series explores Jenni’s rise to superstardom while overcoming tremendous adversity. The first episode premieres Friday, November 15th in a special schedule at 7:00 PM/ 6:00 PM (CT).
In this original production, Jacqueline Alcalá stars as Jenni, along with actors Damian Alcazar, Julio Mannino, Rodrigo Murray, Andrés Palacios, among others. This miniseries is touted as an emotional and dramatic journey as Jenni’s follows her family’s musical heritage and tries her luck in the male dominated world of regional Mexican music. With the support of L.A. radio programmer, Pepe Garza of 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.
All the scandals and triumphs Jenni faced in her personal life and inher career will be touched upon. She overcame her struggles while trying to be the best mom she could be all the while becoming an international superstar and entrepreneur. Jenni, “La Diva de La Banda’s” life was cut short when she lost her life in a tragic plane crash on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico.
After the series premieres on November 15th this extraordinary miniseries will continue on a regular schedule Monday through Friday at 7:00 PM/ 6:00 (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.