Gala TV is a Mexicantelevision network owned by Televisa.[2] Originating at XEQ-TV in Mexico City, the network is distributed throughout Mexico through affiliates. In April 2013, the network changed its name, from Galavisión.[3]

History

Galavisión was founded on September 1, 1968, as Televisión Independiente de Mexico (TIM). TIM later merged with Telesistema Mexicano becoming Televisión Vía Satélite better known as Televisa. In April 2013 Galavisión changed its name to Gala TV.

Programming

The Gala TV schedule features mainly reruns of major Mexican telenovelas, reruns of Televisa series, soccer and lucha libre. On March 18, 2008 it was announced that an agreement was made between Televisa and NBCUniversal that Galavisión would broadcast Telemundo programs on Galavisión as well as on selected channels of SKY México and Cablevision beginning in April 2008.[4]

Telenovelas and series broadcast of Gala TV

Current

Telenovelas

1:00pm–3:00pm

  • Marido en Alquiler (October 9, 2013 – April 25, 2014,first-run,May 3, 2016- present,reruns)

10:30pm–12:00am

12:00am–12:30am

News/Public Affairs Programming
Talk/Reality Shows
  • Está Cañón con Yordi Rosado (April 15, 2013 – Present)
  • Mojoe (April 15, 2013 – Present)
  • Netas Divinas (April 15, 2013 – Present)
Comedy/Variety Programming
  • Ataque Animal (2014–Present)
  • La Hora Pico (2009-2014 first run; March 17, 2015–Present)
  • La familia P. Luche (January 12, 2015 – Present)
  • Reventón Musical (September 4, 2010 – Present)
  • Tercer Milenio (September 5, 2010 – Present)
Sports Programming
Movie Presentations
  • Festival de Gala
  • Festival de Gala de la Tarde
  • Cine Mexicano
  • Nuestras Estrellas
  • Acción a la Mexicana
  • Noches de Gala

Upcoming

Past

Telenovelas
Teen Programming
News/Public affair Programming
  • Aurora Valle Presenta (2013-2014)
  • Cuéntaselo a Carolina (January 15-April 9, 2014)
  • Despierta América (April 15, 2013-August 2013)
  • Duro Y Directo (1997-1999)
  • Con Todo (2004-2008)
  • El Gordo y La Flaca
  • Fuera de la Ley (1996-1997)
  • La Oreja (2002-2008)
  • Noticiero Con Lolita Ayala (June 11-July 9, 2010, first run; June 12-July 9, 2014, revived series)
  • NXClusiva (January 5, 2009 – August 27, 2010)
  • ¡Qué Pókar! (April 15, 2013 – January 10, 2014)
  • Primer Impacto
  • Tras La Verdad (April 15, 2013 – April 11, 2014)
Variety Shows
Talk/Reality Shows
Comedy Programming
Anime Programming
Animated Programming

(*) = Programs airing on Canal 5 but preempted and moved due to the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics.

Movies

  • Cine Sensacional (Weekends)
  • GalaCinema (Weekdays 6:00PM–8:00PM)
  • La Nueva Era (Weekends)

Affiliates

The following is a list of all full-time Gala TV affiliates:[5][6]

CHCallsignCity of LicenseA PowerDTDT PowerOwner / Operator
2XHAGUAguascalientes, Aguascalientes46 kW32.1Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte
23XHSEnsenada, Baja California79 kW • •Canal 23
38XHMEEMexicali, Baja California1,521 kW • •Televimex
45XHBJ
Tijuana, Baja California1,521 kW • •Cadena Baja California
4XHGKTapachula, Chiapas100 kW28.1Comunicacion del Sureste
5XEJCiudad Juarez, Chihuahua64 kW50.1100 kWTelevision de la Frontera
9XHAUCChihuahua, Chihuahua96 kW • •Telemision
5XHAESaltillo, Coahuila70 kW • •Cadena Televisora del Norte
13XHCKWColima, Colima34 kW • •Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte
13XHMAWManzanillo, Colima22 kW42.1 •Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte
9XEQMexico, Distrito Federal325 kW44.1Televimex
22XHDUHDurango, Durango976 kW • •Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte
5XEDKGuadalajara, Jalisco100 kW35.1Corporacion de Television
32XHATZAltzomoni, Mexico3,533 kW47.1Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte
4XHFXMorelia, Michoacán30 kW • •Television de Michoacán
11XHCUMCuernavaca, Morelos29 kW38.1Radio Televisora de Mexico Norte
22XHMOYMonterrey, Nuevo León2,576 kW44.1400 kWRadio televisora de Mexico Norte
21XHQCZQuerétaro, Querétaro2,289 kW40.1Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte
2XHICiudad Obregón, Sonora100 kW32.1Televisora del Yaqui
2XHHMAHermosillo, Sonora30 kW31.1100 kWTeleimagen del Noroeste
12XHTOETenosique, Tabasco108 kW • •Tele Emisoras del Sureste
9XHTVLVillahermosa, Tabasco272 kW30.1Tele Emisoras del Sureste
7XHVSL-TDTCiudad Mante, Tamaulipas2.5 kW • •Organización Radiofónica Tamaulipeca
26XHCVICiudad Victoria, Tamaulipas476 kW • •Televisora del Golfo
9XHFW-TDTTampico, Tamaulipas100 kW26.1 •Flores y Flores
9XHCVPCoatzacoalcos, Veracruz.4 kW • •PPIRCTV
13XHZATZacatecas, Zacatecas325 kW40.1Radiotelevisora de Mexico Norte

Logos

Slogans

Canal 8

  • 1968-1972 Television Independiente de Mexico TIM (Independent Television of Mexico ITM)
  • 1972-1983 N/A
  • 1983-1985 El canal de valle de Mexico/Cultura en la imagen (Mexico's valley channel/culture in the image)

Canal 9

  • 1985-1986 La imagen en la cultura (the image in the culture)
  • 1986-1987 una vision en la cultura (A vision of Culture)
  • 1987-1989 Una invitación a la cultura (A invitation to culture)/Tradicion y cultura (Tradition and culture)/El canal cultural de Televisa (Televisa's cultural Channel)
  • 1989-1990 la luz de la imaginación (The Bright of The imagination)
  • 1990-1991 El Canal de la familia Mexicana (Mexican family Channel)
  • 1991-1994 Donde todos tenemos mucho que ver (Where we all have a lot to watch)
  • 1995-1996 La televisión que te ve (TV televisión)
  • 1996-1999 And 2000-2001 su casa su canal (Their Channel their home)
  • 1999 Final Canal 9 Milenio (Channel 9 Millenniun)

Galavision

  • 2000-2001 N/A
  • 2003-2004 Sólo para tus ojos (For your eyes only)
  • 2004-2006 Galavision y punto (Galavision And point)
  • 2010-2013 Así se ve Galavision (And looks Galavision)

Gala TV

  • 2013 Present Más de lo que sientes (More than What your feel)
  • 2013 Present Gala TV la tele de aquí (Gala TV TV of here)