Univision Says It Will Promote Diversity; Rejects View Of “Shift” To Telemundo

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Univision Communications used its upfront presentation to advertisers today to spotlight a new effort to promote diversity on its Fusion pay TV channel — and challenge the view that it’s losing share to Comcast’s Telemundo. Fusion introduced a Creative Board chaired by scholar Henry Louis Gates that it says will “work to identify the next generation of creators and build a pipeline of diverse talent the network can tap into.” The board will include actresses Viola Davis…