updated 01/27/2012 AT 4:00 PM ET
•originally published 01/29/2012 AT 9:50 AM ET
“The only thing that could,” Marc says, “talent.”
The show, which premiered Saturday on Univision, takes the former couple across Latin America in search of the best dancers, singers, musicians and street performers.
The most talented acts they discover are invited to Los Angeles, where they’ll perform for judges – Lopez, Anthony and concert director-to-the-stars Jamie King – in hopes of being selected to be a part of a live Las Vegas showcase of Latino talent.
“We’re just meant to be in each other’s lives on different levels,” Anthony, 43, says of working with his ex. “This is a long story, it’s not a short story. … Marriage was just one chapter … And kids are another. We’ve got each other for life.”