Semillitas: eight years entertaining and educating Hispanic toddlers


MIAMI, Fl., December, 2018 – Semillitas, the 24-hour commercial free animation channel for children between 0-5 years of age, owned by SomosTV, celebrates eight years of a successful presence in the United States, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, Panama and Central America. Launched on December 7th 2010 and distributed by the leading cable, satellite and telecommunications companies, Semillitas offers the Spanish-speaking children's audience the best entertaining and educational programming. Semillitas has a unique culturally relevant on air presence and an incomparable offer of Free Video On Demand, so all shows can be enjoyed at any time.

Semillitas is distributed as a commercial-free channel with a soothing and wholesome presence, free of violence for its audience. The channel presents the best combination of prestigious and recognized animation with a strong component of in-house produced content. Semillitas celebrates the festivities and traditions of the countries where it is broadcasted, becoming a resource for the preservation of stories, songs and other themes from the Latin culture. The in-house produced pieces also stimulate the interactive participation with riddles, puzzles and games that inspire the children’s imagination.

Luis Villanueva, President and CEO of SOMOSTV stated: “SOMOSTV is proud to produce and distribute Semillitas, a channel very dear to parents and their children. This channel is produced with great care in all elements related to content and graphics. For us, Semillitas plays an important role in our customers’ services and therefore to their subscribers. The channel’s production team works with a lot of mystique and dedication and they feel the satisfaction of offering a tool of healthy entertainment for the little ones. Semillitas’ quality and careful production has spearheaded SOMOSTV’s internationalization in a very competitive environment."

Because of the variety and quality of its animation, Semillitas has become the best reference in children’s entertainment. Angelina Ballerina, Bob the Builder, Kit & Kate, the Fabulous World of Dr. Seuss, Guess with Jess, Animal Mechanicals and the Paddington Bear are some of the most popular series. The programming strategy of the channel ensures a constant flow of new properties to offer the best of specialized animation for these ages. The channel also has a strong online presence with its website and its promotion through social networks.

Semillitas will celebrate with promotional videos on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. This month the channel will also celebrate the premiere of the series Fireman Sam and will express the Christmas spirit with the beautiful film Caillou's Holiday Movie, accompanied by a special Christmas program throughout the month.

About Semillitas: “Semillitas” is a toddlers and preschoolers Pay TV channel that programs Spanish language animation, 24 hours a day, and is produced and distributed by SOMOSTV LLC.  SOMOSTV LLC is a company devoted to the development and promotion of Pay TV in the US Hispanic market, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean through the launch of TV channels in all platforms with technical and creative excellence. For more information, please visit us at