Diego Leuco was bored by politics

Diego Leuco resigned telenight, because he thinks of turning his career elsewhere, since political journalism bored him. Where are you looking? In the entertainment segment.

The son of alfredo leuco He confessed that he is at a stage in which he feels that political journalism “was not giving him anything.” He began to feel this before joining the project of his friend NIcolás Occhiato, Luzu TV, and get to know the world of streaming entertainment. But it was this project that ended up boosting the sentiment that led him to decide to move away from political journalism.

Luzu TV was born in a pandemic and quickly managed to become a success with young audiences in streaming. He currently has 852,000 subscribers and his Instagram account is followed by 310,000 people. Its founding program was “Nobody says anything”very popular cycle on YouTube and on social networks, and for which figures such as china suarez Y Lali Esposito.

Luzu TV’s audience is mainly young: 47% are between 25 and 34 years old, while 36% are between 18 and 24 years old. And it was in this area where Diego Leuco felt and feels much more comfortable. He even positioned it very well among young people who watch less and less TV. The young journalist will point towards this direction: entertainment.

The departure of the young journalist represents a blow for the channel, since one of its most popular referents was used. Leuco would be produced during January by Nelson Castro and February by Marcelo Bonelli. It will be necessary to see if the channel maintains one of these two historical journalists or if it tries again to look for a young face that accompanies Luciana Geuna.

In a recent interview at the beginning of the year, Leuco defined the environment of political journalism as “very toxic”, where there are increasingly “fewer positive things to rescue”. And where I felt that he gave much more to political journalism than what political journalism was giving him.

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