Hispanic Heritage Month in the United States began on September 15 and will continue through October 15. To help celebrate, Peacock recently announced a new short-form series called True Colors which will premiere on September 29. The series will shine a spotlight on “Hispanic trailblazers and thought leaders in various fields.” The spotlight will be on baseball player and entrepreneur Alex Rodriguez, but will also feature Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Mario Lopez, Ellen Ochoa, Laurie Hernandez, Lele Pons, Ángela Aguilar, and John Leguizamo.
Peacock Original documentary series True Colors tells the stories of Hispanic trailblazers and thought leaders in various fields, including Alex Rodríguez, John Leguizamo, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Mario Lopez, Ellen Ochoa, Laurie Hernandez, Lele Pons and Ángela Aguilar. Presented in English, and developed in partnership with Telemundo, the series allows all audiences the opportunity to experience the reality and celebrate the richness and beauty of Hispanic culture.
Jen Brown from Peacock said:
Peacock is proud to add True Colors to our Peacock Originals library during this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month. We believe all audiences will connect with these inspirational stories from trailblazers and thought leaders in the Hispanic community.
Peter Blacker of Telemundo added:
We’re thrilled to collaborate with Peacock on this exciting and innovative new series during Hispanic Heritage Month. These intimate stories highlight Hispanic leaders with fresh and motivating perspectives for our bilingual and multicultural audiences.