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Netflix to open Mexico City office, produce 50+ shows

Wednesday 13 February 2019 | 14:00 CET | News
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Netflix has announced plans to open a Mexico City office this year as it builds on the acclaim of local productions such as Alfonso Cuaron's Oscar favourite Roma and hit series "Club de Cuervos". The office will serve to coordinate development and production activities for new and future projects, said the company at a presentation hosted by 'Narcos: Mexico' star Diego Luna. Netflix also plans to create more than 50 TV shows and films over the next 2 years using local talent. "To give you a sense of the scale and scope of this, we announced a few months ago that in the same kind of time

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Netflix
Countries: Mexico
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