Latinx in Hollywood
- Published: Sunday, 20 December 2015 18:48
- Written by Lupe Rodriguez Haas
Hulu's hit show EAST LOS HIGH! will return in 2016 for a fourth season. The Emmy nominated series, EAST LOS HIGH! is the only show featuring Latinos in front and behind the camera to receive a fourth season on television or on a streaming service. Here's eight things to know about the binge-worthy show.
1. Hulu Original East Los High has been picked up for a fourth season with a 12-episode order
2 . The Emmy®-nominated drama series is produced by Wise Entertainment and was the brainchild of executive-producer Katie Elmore Mota. The series was created by Carlos Portugal and Kathleen Bedoya.
3. In addition to Katie Elmore Mota, other executive producers include: Carlos Portugal, Mauricio Mota, and Kathleen Bedoya; and co-executive-produced by Carlos Reza and Troy Combs.
4. East Los High was a pioneer in the multicultural arena, receiving critical acclaim since its debut for its realistic portrayal of inner-city Latino high school students.
5. East Los High deals with the experiences of teens navigating life in a fictional inner city high school in East Los Angeles.
6. East Los High is Hulu’s first Original to announce a fourth season.
7. East Los High was the first English-language show with all-Latino cast, creators, and writers.
8. The fourth season of East Los High will join Hulu’s growing slate of premium original programming.