El Tigre: Emilio Azcárraga y su imperio de Televisa (Spanish Edition) [Claudia Fernandez, Andrew Paxman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying. Emilio Azcarraga Milmo, billionaire who built his family’s Mexican TV and Mr. Azcarraga was known as El Tigre because of his sharp sense of. Last year, Azcarraga split with partners Romulo O’Farrill Jr. and Aleman, in part because of the National’s $million loss. Sources close to.

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It both casts an unprecedented light upon the covert world of upper-echelon Mexican business and reveals the little-known vulnerability and humanity of a man widely regarded as having been omnipotent. Page 4 of 7. It seeks to encourage debate of a ekilio of issues, including political privilege, broadcast regulation, private sector feudalism, the democratization of Mexico, and racism, classism, and sexism in the media.

Faby rated it liked it Apr 25, Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: He inherited a TV and radio company from his father and turned it into a multifaceted colossus, involved in publishing, pay-TV, film, video, popular music, soccer, and the emillio arts, as well as broadcasting.

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Want to Read saving…. They Don’t Tell the Truth. Copyright Los Angeles Times. Buy the e-book via Amazon Mexico. While prime time in the United States is from emiliio p. He takes what is of use to him and throws out what is of no use to him. A pocket edition came out in latecomplemented online by extensive annotations for consultation by researchers and students of Mexican and Hispanic television.


In Mexico’s overly polite business world, where most people say only what they believe others want to hear, Azcarraga says exactly what he thinks. Eduardo rated it liked it Nov 23, Andrew Paxman Goodreads Author. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Azcarraga pulled no punches.

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He became the richest man in Latin America. Christine rated it liked it Sep 28, Open Preview See a Problem? Correction In “El Tigre” Nov.

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Right now, everything is decided by Azcarraga. Azcarraga and his sister, Laura, kept Televisa; the other sister, Carmela, took the Mexico City cable company Cablevision, which she recently sold back to Televisa.

Sources close to the company say Azcarraga took on the newspaper project alone, but when faced with heavy losses declared the National a Televisa venture. A joint publication from Grijalbo and Raya en el Agua, El Tigre is unique as an unauthorized biography of a Mexican businessman. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here He socialized with presidents and helped shape the political evolution of Mexico.

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He consistently generated controversy, through his voracious and monopolistic approach to business, his fiery and paternalistic style of corporate management, his support of the “perfect dictatorship” enjoyed for decades by Mexico’s ruling party, his extravagant lifestyle and his incorrigible womanizing. Consequently, government ads are a common fixture on Televisa channels, in addition to the pro-government news coverage.


According to media expert Trejo, the government automatically renews Televisa’s licensing. Carlos rated it liked it Apr 17, You are commenting using your Facebook account. After the presidential election, in which Televisa became an unofficial spokesman for Salinas, crowds protesting election fraud chanted “Death to Televisa. Buy the e-book via Amazon USA.

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Miguel rated it liked it Nov 23, Email required Address never made public. After several years out of print, El Tigre reappeared in a third edition, revised and updated, in July Lists with This Book. O’Farrill reportedly showed up with ready investors and told Azcarraga to buy him out or be bought.

Anselmo is still living. Together, the two versions sold around 70, copies. This alliance with the government has come under increasing criticism in recent years. Rodrigo rated it liked it Oct 04, Amildelacruz rated it liked it Jan 05, Now He’s Stalking the U. Debts are at least that amount, defense lawyer says. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Trivia About El Tigre: Also, Channel 22 in Los Angeles was incorrectly described as a former cable station. Adrian Moraga rated it liked it Jun 27, To ask other readers questions about El Tigreplease sign up.