[Television] Univision to End ‘Sabado Gigante’ After 53 Years

Anyone who grew up in a Spanish-speaking household will be very familiar with Sábado Gigante, and its ringleader, Don Francisco. It was the be-all and end-all of Latin American variety shows, and it spawned countless cheesy imitators.

The king has given up his throne. 53 years of fun and silliness will always be appreciated.

The Hollywood Reporter has more on the end of an era here.

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