Legendary TV Host Don Francisco Reflects On His American Dream | Nightly News Films

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Mario Kreutzberger, known as “Don Francisco,” has graced televisions and filled the hearts of families for more than 50 years after starting his career in Chile. Don Francisco sits down with José Díaz-Balart and tells him how he made his American Dream a reality.
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Legendary TV Host Don Francisco Reflects On His American Dream | Nightly News Films

alice ore
alice ore 5 цагийн өмнө
Luis Torruella
Luis Torruella 2 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco was old when I was a baby.
Esther's VSGTrek
Esther's VSGTrek 3 өдрийн өмнө
Yup, cada Sabado era un Sabado Gigante. As I got older, I didn't care for the show... DON'T TELL MY MOM. 🤫
Lilia 3 өдрийн өмнө
Man.. Sábado Gigante was such a BIG part of me growing up. It never got old. I always looked forward to it!
Ines Valdez
Ines Valdez 4 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco estoy esperando su respueta
Behnam Zadeh
Behnam Zadeh 4 өдрийн өмнө
Francisco is very good Man with lots of good heart I have seen all of his shows very nice family man
DisasterEXE 5 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco, you're English is better than most Chileans'. My parents also used to watch your show. Cariños de un Chileno viviendo en China.
Sherry Hesner
Sherry Hesner 5 өдрийн өмнө
Andy Holzinger
Andy Holzinger 5 өдрийн өмнө
Fire Michael Che, Super Spreader of Misinformation and hate
Joel Vazquez
Joel Vazquez 5 өдрийн өмнө
Can’t forget about “a Los leones” 👉🏻
The Apocalypse of Blindog
The Apocalypse of Blindog 5 өдрийн өмнө
he probably remembers when news was objective reporting, and not just left wing propaganda
RD H 5 өдрийн өмнө
Is sooo weird heard him on English.
Truth Seeker
Truth Seeker 6 өдрийн өмнө
Thank you so much Jose for bringing us this true gem of a story. 🤗💙💪🏾
Patricia Vasquez
Patricia Vasquez 6 өдрийн өмнө
Your looks and voice have stuck. Very interesting to see you at this age!
Patricia Vasquez
Patricia Vasquez 6 өдрийн өмнө
Oh gosh, years with him. Very different history than I thought.
Maritza Ramirez
Maritza Ramirez 6 өдрийн өмнө
Quien no se acuerda de el. Fue un excellente show, uno esoeraba el show todos los Sabado era un show completo a traves de el uno conocia la cultural de otros paises. Felicidades y muchas bendiciones para Don Francisco. Gracias, Jose.
Dina Mascio
Dina Mascio 6 өдрийн өмнө
His English is fluent, not broken at all.
Freddie Montanez
Freddie Montanez 6 өдрийн өмнө
Ate-E-ate 6 өдрийн өмнө
Another shapeshifting small hat!
Eve 6 өдрийн өмнө
Ahhh Don Francisco I basically grew up watching your show from Univision Channel. 😊
Melina 6 өдрийн өмнө
I grew up watching him on Sabado Gigante.
K A 6 өдрийн өмнө
I love this thank you for making this interview, I grew up watching don francisco, I remember rushing home with my mom every Saturday to be on time and watch sábado gigante! Like me there is millions of Latinos and many generations that we grew up watching don Francisco and sábado gigante while eating dinner. Don Francisco you’re a idol and so dear to me! I love you and god may bless you for bringing so much happiness to our hearts for so many years 💕💕💕💕💕
AB C 6 өдрийн өмнө
Upon her 1st visit to her hometown,Kamala Harris was welcomed by only THREE people.As usual,they will take Covid as an excuse. 🇨🇳
Martian Hippie Pizza
Martian Hippie Pizza 6 өдрийн өмнө
He's a living legend! He's part of every Latino family, Sabado Gigante was LIT!
Gloria Flores
Gloria Flores 6 өдрийн өмнө
That was beautiful . Thank you
M Alvarez
M Alvarez 6 өдрийн өмнө
❤👍💋Thanks Love Don Francisco
ACM Vocal Station
ACM Vocal Station 6 өдрийн өмнө
Always remember Don Francisco!!! 💗💗💗💗🙋🏻‍♀️🇵🇷
Amy Quinn
Amy Quinn 6 өдрийн өмнө
Amazing story of perseverance ♥️
Harold Altamirano
Harold Altamirano 6 өдрийн өмнө
Thank you Don Francisco. My grandma loved watching you and she is a very good person too. Thank you for all you did :)
The_Hater 7 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco is like part of the family. Every Saturday night, it's automatic.
MAD DOMINICAN 7 өдрийн өмнө
The man the legend don Francisco.i grew up watching this man
Muhabbet kuşları İnci ve Boncuk
Muhabbet kuşları İnci ve Boncuk 7 өдрийн өмнө
santiago451 7 өдрийн өмнө
Ben Ceron
Ben Ceron 7 өдрийн өмнө
Love Don Francisco!
Kikeordaz Martinez
Kikeordaz Martinez 7 өдрийн өмнө
Legendary? Where? Never heard of him before.
EL IMPLACABLE 7 өдрийн өмнө
I was born in the 80s in Ecuador and he was a must see on Saturdays.my grandma loved his show
Aqui Channel
Aqui Channel 7 өдрийн өмнө
He just revealed The secret word. ( dreaming). Not a dream but constantly dreaming is what get your success to align with you. We need to change the world by showing people that their power is to constantly visualize themselves doing what they desire.
Interviewer Von Artista
Interviewer Von Artista 7 өдрийн өмнө
he is chilean not cuban. thats cuban music
Seed Ca
Seed Ca 7 өдрийн өмнө
I never saw don Francisco as a European American. Funny to find out he is German. Amazing show, loved him/it... gracias
Carol Peterson
Carol Peterson 7 өдрийн өмнө
Veronica Santana
Veronica Santana 7 өдрийн өмнө
Absolutely hated my in-laws but definitely appreciate the memories of watching this with my kids at their house... Makes me proud to have my Latin/Hispanic background!
TONI WOOD 7 өдрийн өмнө
Mi encanta Sabado Gigante & Don Francisco..
tehkoalainsurgency 7 өдрийн өмнө
His career was plagued by sexual misconduct court settlements... I’m Chilean like him, we know this guy more than you ever will in the states. Keep praising him though, I like when you wear your true colors, NBC.
GLORIA P 7 өдрийн өмнө
Such an icon👏👏👏👏💞
bench영쌤 7 өдрийн өмнө
How old is he Don?
Rff Fff
Rff Fff 7 өдрийн өмнө
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Kathrine Kerns
Kathrine Kerns 7 өдрийн өмнө
I love this man. I don't even speak Spanish, but I watch his show.
Bluecloud Blueheart
Bluecloud Blueheart 7 өдрийн өмнө
To me this guy was a perv. Yuk!
arebolar 7 өдрийн өмнө
With all his human defects, he is a truly outstanding person.
Danny Sunay
Danny Sunay 7 өдрийн өмнө
We have a photograph of mygrandma, my mom, and my sister watching this show. We took the photo 5 months before my grandma passed away. Beautiful memories!❤❤ love you grandma!!!
ANN QUINONES 7 өдрийн өмнө
A real legend
Alex Gonzalez
Alex Gonzalez 7 өдрийн өмнө
Yeah what about the dark side of this story ? If we all have that opportunity we also would be speaking of dreams that don’t exist
Fernando Zeledon
Fernando Zeledon 7 өдрийн өмнө
A true icon.......
Fernando Zeledon
Fernando Zeledon 7 өдрийн өмнө
Hal Menacho Segovia
Hal Menacho Segovia 7 өдрийн өмнө
gotta thank the lad. he gave latino families entertainment WEEKLY.
gilcruz1479 7 өдрийн өмнө
How many of us remember growing up with family that watched this man's show every Saturday night? 👋
Rff Fff
Rff Fff 7 өдрийн өмнө
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FORALL2HEAR TV 7 өдрийн өмнө
This guy hosted a show I started watching back in 1988 called Sabado Gigante. He is a legend.
Veronika I
Veronika I 7 өдрийн өмнө
I dont like the way he rapid fire interviews
Zamurai ZK
Zamurai ZK 7 өдрийн өмнө
I remember being very young and seeing sabado gigante every Saturday
Trinacria Nelcuore
Trinacria Nelcuore 7 өдрийн өмнө
My Mamma Is Sicilian she never wanted to watch American TV but every Saturday night she had to watch Sabado Gigante and watch Don. Francisco. She adored him. Sadly My Mamma passed away in 2013, but because of her I learned so much about other cultures. She loved the Latino culture, their music, their strength, their passion and ability to bring joy to others.
Leonardo Rivera
Leonardo Rivera 7 өдрийн өмнө
He a Legend......
John Welch
John Welch 7 өдрийн өмнө
The greatest threat to the sovereignty of the United States and the security of our people are the domestic terrorists we refer to as democrats. Unfortunately, that is not an opinion, it is the ONLY logical conclusion supported by all available empirical evidence
Noemi M
Noemi M 7 өдрийн өмнө
Sabado Gigante💗 Don Fransico💗
Lan Ster
Lan Ster 7 өдрийн өмнө
He's like 400 years old and he still looks 55. Lmao My mom used to joke about that when I was a kid and now I'm doing it too
nelsy olson
nelsy olson 7 өдрийн өмнө
We miss him a lot ❤❤❤❤❤👍
EddyYT 7 өдрийн өмнө
..... El Chacal
Lui Cobs
Lui Cobs 7 өдрийн өмнө
Jose is the BEST
Lui Cobs
Lui Cobs 7 өдрийн өмнө
Still alive this guy ....he has an interview with Jesus Christ
John Bartlett
John Bartlett 7 өдрийн өмнө
It needs more cowbell
Joe T
Joe T 7 өдрийн өмнө
He touched my mom
Luz Valdes
Luz Valdes 7 өдрийн өмнө
Tantos gratos momentos con Don Francisco....Muchas gracias José por la entrevista.
Esther Fabian
Esther Fabian 7 өдрийн өмнө
Saturday’s have never been the same since Sabado Gigante went off air. Amazing legend will forever be cherished in my heart.
Gilbert-Ian Rueda
Gilbert-Ian Rueda 7 өдрийн өмнө
I grew up watching this show with my grandparents. Don Francisco is embedded in our childhoods, our memories, our families, and our hearts.
Fabedog9 7 өдрийн өмнө
H H-G 7 өдрийн өмнө
Most beautiful woman on that show 😍
Ben Cruz
Ben Cruz 7 өдрийн өмнө
Anya Cricket Cochran
Anya Cricket Cochran 7 өдрийн өмнө
My novio has seis hija, D. Francisco has tres.
No- Manches
No- Manches 7 өдрийн өмнө
Sábado Gigante brought our family together every week
Michael Minehart
Michael Minehart 7 өдрийн өмнө
El más grande !
Mia Rodriguez
Mia Rodriguez 7 өдрийн өмнө
God bless this wonderful man.
Glanny De Leon
Glanny De Leon 7 өдрийн өмнө
I hope 🤞 one day I get to meet him. A movie should be made about his life work.
Jose Kure
Jose Kure 7 өдрийн өмнө
For sure.. So far I can’t remember a show that United families, Stop doing what we were doing sit together and watch a good Show. I wish that I can go back in the Future hug each one of my family member and let them know how much I love them.. What a Show that was.... Good times Thanks to Don Franciscoz
Kimberly Guerrero
Kimberly Guerrero 7 өдрийн өмнө
😢 ahh this man is my childhood
Charles Bronson
Charles Bronson 7 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco.....the best....used to watch the program with my parents... so much fun....thank you!
Nina Padilla
Nina Padilla 7 өдрийн өмнө
Te amo Don Francisco! 💓💓💓
Eretzyś E
Eretzyś E 7 өдрийн өмнө
His show was so entertaining
Ismael Cortez
Ismael Cortez 7 өдрийн өмнө
Felipe Arevalo
Felipe Arevalo 7 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco que bendicion! Muy buena entrevista gracias! I remember the good old days when sabado gigante was on TV, made you feel great! This is a classic interview, thank you so much NBC!!
Subliminal Ecstasy
Subliminal Ecstasy 7 өдрийн өмнө
He was around since I was in my diapers 😂 made my entire childhood!
Joel Vazquez
Joel Vazquez 5 өдрийн өмнө
Yes can’t forget “a Los leones “
MrXxsesshomaruxX 7 өдрийн өмнө
I love this man, it's like he is part of my life, we used to watch him every single saturday, I miss the show so much.
Rff Fff
Rff Fff 7 өдрийн өмнө
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Tony Gamboa
Tony Gamboa 7 өдрийн өмнө
Hello Don Francisco Am Tony Gamvoa all the way from Belize We love Sabado Givante
Maloso Mike
Maloso Mike 7 өдрийн өмнө
Show had it all
Ellofez 7 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco entertained latinos homes every Saturday night.
inuohlatremas 6 өдрийн өмнө
@Stock Papi h hig
Stock Papi
Stock Papi 6 өдрийн өмнө
7pm - 9pm. Pan y cafe en la mano.
Nicole Brown
Nicole Brown 7 өдрийн өмнө
You could tell Jose knew Don Francisco is from his childhood. Is Jose Mexican or cuban..diaz sounds mexican
Nicole Brown
Nicole Brown 7 өдрийн өмнө
I studied abroad in Argentina and I can verify they are racists.
Mary S
Mary S 7 өдрийн өмнө
Actually, I didn't know that until I move to the US. The Cubans I met in Central America were very nice and friendly. I've been told that Argentinians think they are not Latinos but Europeans. The truth is that the majority of the population in Argentina is white and from German or Italian roots.
Nicole Brown
Nicole Brown 7 өдрийн өмнө
​@Mary S dang.. Cubans are very anti-black...all communities of color are anti-black but cubans top the cake. I've heard all Latinos say that cubans think they're white.
Mary S
Mary S 7 өдрийн өмнө
He is from the US. But his parents were from Cuba.
Mary S
Mary S 7 өдрийн өмнө
I grew up watching Sabado Domingo while eating tamales
Roxy Balderas
Roxy Balderas 7 өдрийн өмнө
I loved this show! My mom and Dad would always watch it. ❤️
Lorenzo Figueroa
Lorenzo Figueroa 7 өдрийн өмнө
Oh please his show was nothing more than a rip off of the game shows and variety shoes in english and if the me to movement would have been in his day he would be in jail.
Antonio Banderas
Antonio Banderas 7 өдрийн өмнө
🤐 pendejo !
Charles Bronson
Charles Bronson 7 өдрийн өмнө
A devil has spoken....
Jennifer Khloe
Jennifer Khloe 7 өдрийн өмнө
Nice video!! Very engaging from beginning to the end. People will be kicking themselves in few weeks if they miss the opportunity to buy and invest in Bitcoin, Ethereum etc
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Jackson Smith 7 өдрийн өмнө
I lost €1200 carelessly trading on a platform then I was referred to Mr Steve Gross, he helped me recover the loss and made an extra profit of €5,600
Linda Margaret
Linda Margaret 7 өдрийн өмнө
Bitcoin to the moon 🚀🚀🚀🚀
Patrick Sawyer
Patrick Sawyer 7 өдрийн өмнө
Trading crypto now will be wise but trading on your own will be a risk I think it will be best to get a Pro like expert Steve Gross
Francis Paul
Francis Paul 7 өдрийн өмнө
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Francis Paul
Francis Paul 7 өдрийн өмнө
Through what's app 👇👇
Lisa Caran Vlahos
Lisa Caran Vlahos 7 өдрийн өмнө
Don Francisco 🇺🇸🥰American Dream
Truck Taxi
Truck Taxi 7 өдрийн өмнө
Estanislao Herrera Mora
Estanislao Herrera Mora 7 өдрийн өмнө
It didn't sound to me like broken English!
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