Several firms have expressed interest in acquiring Univision Communications Inc., according to people familiar with the matter, a deal that would give the Spanish-language broadcaster’s private-equity owners a long-sought exit.

Miami-based Hemisphere Media Group Inc., a Spanish-language media company, and private-equity firm Platinum Equity have both made deal overtures to Univision, some of the people said. At least one other party has expressed interest in the company, the people said.

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