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Telefonica kicks off Movistar+ original series productions

Monday 25 January 2016 | 08:45 CET | News
Telefonica has announced its original TV production plans, revealing that it intends to create and broadcast eight to ten series a year, starting in 2017. The company said it has a total of 20 projects in development and will begin shooting "La Peste", a series set in a plague-ravaged 16th century Seville, later on this year. "La Peste" will be directed by Alberto Rodriguez, director of the critically acclaimed thriller "La Isla Minima" ("Marshland"), and will premiere in October 2017 on Movistar+. In a statement, the company said its plans will be mainly focused on Spanish-language TV

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Canal+ / HBO / Movistar / Netflix / Sky / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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