NBC UNIVERSO’S HIT REALITY SERIES “LARRYMANIA” RETURNS FOR A FIFTH SEASON ON SUNDAY, JULY 17TH AT 9PM ET/8C

Reality Star and Singer, Larry Hernández: “Today a new Larry has emerged because I have left many things in the past, I hit rock bottom and now that God has put my faith to test, I’ve learned many things…to value my family, my work and life…”

The modern entertainment and sports cable channel premieres the fifth season of its hit reality series “Larrymanía” on Sunday, July 17 at 9PM ET/8C. The 15-episode season returns after a controversial year and gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look into the life of the regional Mexican artist as he makes his return to the stage. To view and download a sneak peek, click here. To download images, click here.

The season premiere promises to be an explosive one as Larry, his fiancé, Kenia, and his mother, Manuela, speak on-camera for the very first time since Larry’s legal troubles. After a tumultuous year, Larry is ready to face the media and his fans by doing his first national radio interview and confront the topic of his incarceration. Beyond the controversy, this season is filled with new adventures and can’t-miss-moments alongside his tight-knit family, who are always present to experience it all.

“Our viewers want access to their beloved celebrities and we give them authentic content they can’t find anywhere else,” said Bilai Joa Silar, Senior Vice President of Programming and Production for NBC UNIVERSO.  “We are thrilled to bring back our drama-filled celeb-reality series, ‘Larrymanía,’ the most-watched entertainment show on our network.”

Before the premiere, fans can catch up on the best moments from Seasons 1 – 4 with the “Larrymanía Acceso Especial” special premiering this Sunday, July 3 at 9 PM ET/8C. To view a sneak peek, click here. To download images click here.

Fans can engage on social media by using #Larrymanía on Instagram and Twitter.  To learn more about “Larrymanía”, visit: www.facebook.com/LarrymaniaTV or www.Larrymania.com.

“Larrymanía” fans can also watch full episodes of Seasons 1 – 4 on http://www.nbcuniverso.com/now/, the NBC UNIVERSO NOW App, and on Video-on-Demand (VOD) for participating cable, satellite and telco services.

“Larrymanía” is Executive Produced by Gloria Medel Solomons for NBC UNIVERSO and JK Film & TV Productions.

To find NBC UNIVERSO on your satellite, telco or cable TV channel lineup, go to Channel 410 on DIRECTV; Channel 838 on DISH Network; Channel 3009 or 3010 on AT&T U-verse; and visit www.nbcuniverso.com/encuentra for the NBC UNIVERSO channel number on your local cable TV listings.