Maria Elena Salinas: ‘Real Story’ Renews For Second Season On Investigation Discovery


Want another season of The Real Story With Maria Elena Salinas? Investigation Discovery viewers are in luck since the second season of the hit newsmagazine show has been renewed. This news follows another shocking announcement that Maria Elena Salinas is leaving Univision after almost four decades, according to Diario El Mundo.


Investigation Discovery’s  The Real Story With Maria Elena Salinas will run for 10 episodes. Each episode digs deep to find new perspectives, new evidence, and new theories. Investigation Discovery had so much success with the first season of The Real Story With Maria Elena Salinas, a second season seems like the perfect next step. Fans say Maria Elena Salinas’ passionate style of storytelling is what keeps her audience engaged.


Good news! #TheRealStory has been renewed for a 2nd season! See you next year #idaddicts / buenas noticias! Mi programa …

Posted by Maria Elena Salinas on Tuesday, August 8, 2017


With the recent announcement that she is departing the Spanish-language channel Univision, Maria Elena Salinas wants to make sure she stays connected to her core audience, according to Forbes. Maria Elena Salinas has worked for Univision for 36 years, and although fans are sad to see the bilingual journalist leave, Salinas believes it is the perfect time to make a change.


It was a true honor meeting María Elena Salinas. She's truly an inspiring Journalist. ❤️

Posted by Karen Cruz-Orduna on Friday, August 4, 2017



The Real Story With Maria Elena Salinas will provide archival footage, dramatic re-creations, and one-on-one television interviews during the show. The second season will premiere in 2018 on Investigation Discovery. The Real Story With Maria Elena Salinas is produced by Scott Sternberg Productions and Luck 8-TV.


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Traciy Curry-Reyes

Traciy Curry-Reyes is a true-crime buff and freelance writer. She began writing in the 1990s for the Movies Based on True Stories Database/Archives and has contributed content to other websites, such as and Traciy has also appeared as an expert and commentator on TV One's Fatal Attraction, Lifetime's Killer Kids, and Investigation Discovery's Murder Calls.