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MIAMI, FL., June, 2023 – Semillitas, the 24-hour commercial-free Spanish-language children's animation channel owned by SOMOSTV (a company presided over by Luis Villanueva), will premiere the first season of the renowned animated series for preschoolers, Tina and Tony, on Friday, June 16th. The channel will premiere the series for its audience in the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and all of Central America. Tina and Tony is a computer-generated animated television series (CGI) produced by "Children Channel", LLC and Riki Group. The series has been a huge success in China and North America. Now, Season 1 is coming to Semillitas TV with 52 episodes, each lasting 5 minutes.

In this first season, we get to know Tina the elephant and Tony the hippopotamus, two best friends who live in a town full of wonders, adventures, and fun friends. They are joined by a cast of supporting characters, including a hardworking rabbit family, three inseparable pigs, the strong athlete Bear, the beautiful Fox, the intelligent Mouse, and the Penguin. Energetic and mischievous Tina drags the passive and cautious Tony into great adventures. Thanks to her, they are never bored, and thanks to him, they find a way to safely get out of trouble. Despite being very different, they complement each other well and share a great friendship, highlighting how enriching friendship can be even if we are not the same. The phrase "We are different... and that is wonderful" summarizes one of the most prominent messages of this preschool animated series.

Tina and Tony has great reception among preschoolers, with recurring themes of friendship and problem-solving. The series is designed to be entertaining and educational, with fun animations that help children learn and remember important concepts. The show has been praised for its positive messages and its ability to engage young viewers.

Semillitas is recognized for offering safe, educational, violence-free entertainment in neutral Spanish for children, supporting Latin traditions and preserving the language during these early ages, which is an important motivation for Latino parents, especially in the United States.

Semillitas continues to offer its audience the best and most recognized children’s animation, with internationally recognized brands and carefully selected themes to reinforce its mission of providing a television channel with wholesome, educational, and violence-free entertainment. In addition to Tina and Tony, the channel also features well-known series such as Pocoyo, Angelina Ballerina, Maya the Bee, Sid the Science Kid, Bob the Builder, Caillou, Chuggington, Chloe's Closet, and Bali, among others.

About Semillitas: "Semillitas" is a Pay TV channel that programs animation 24 hours a day for babies and preschoolers, produced and distributed by SOMOSTV LLC. SOMOSTV LLC is a company dedicated to the development and promotion of Pay TV in the Hispanic market of the United States, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, through the launch of television channels on all platforms with technical and creative excellence. For more information visit


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