AT&T U-Verse Ups Spanish-Language Offering

AT&T's U-Verse has added 19 new Spanish-language channels to its multichannel video lineup.

They are: Azteca America, Bandamax, CBTV Michoacan, Cine Mexicano, Centroamerica TV, Estrella TV, Mega TV, Mexico 22, Multimedios, Once Mexico, Pasiones, Ritmoson Latino, Telefe Internacional, TV Chile, TV Colombia, TV Dominicana, TVE Internacional, Vme Kids and VeneMovies.

The channels bring U-Verse's Spanish-language offerings to a total of 56, available in its Paquete Espanol or U200 Latino packages.

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