The 10 Craziest Things About 'Sabado Gigante'
The 10 Craziest Things About 'Sabado Gigante'
By Yara Simon | 02/22/2014 - 11:00

Sabado Gigante is a staple in many Latino households. Before you knew who Bob Barker and Oprah were, you were watching Don Francisco and his gang.


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First Lady to Appear on 'Sabado Gigante!'
First Lady to Appear on 'Sabado Gigante!'
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/22/2013 - 10:32

Bienvenida a Sábado Gigante, Michelle Obama!

The Miami Herald reports that the First Lady will be joining Don Francisco on Sábado Gigante this Saturday. Mrs. Obama will appear during the popular kids' segement, "Conversando con los Niños."


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Monique Abbadie performs during blind auditions on The Voice
Shakira Picks Former 'Sabado Gigante' Child Star on 'The Voice'
By Jesus Trivino | 04/02/2013 - 10:14

Last night The Voice featured one of the most Latino moments on network TV ever. Let us explain. Cuban American singer, Monique Abbadie, a former child performer on Sabado Gigante (yes, that Sabado Gigante) sang Shakira’s “Loca.” Abbadie’s rendition of Shak’s song was, on some notes, better than the original. The result: all four judges hit their buttons. The young singer squealed out an “Ay Dios mio!” Shakira’s fellow judges knew which team Abbadie, who as a pre-teen had taken a picture with Shakira after one of her concerts, was going to pick.


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