Caracol Televisión

Netflix sets second Colombian original

Netflix is set to bring its second Colombian original series, Siempre Bruja, to its worldwide audience in 2019. The show is slated to begin production in the summer of 2018. It is based on the novel Yo, Bruja, by Isidora Chacon. Siempre Bruja follows 19-year-old Carmen, a Colombian slave and witch from the 17th century, […]

Pablo Escobar sets up on Afghan TV

Colombian crime drama Pablo Escobar: The Drug Lord has launched on Afghanistan’s Lemur TV. The show is broadcasting on Lemur’s Tolo TV channel on Thursdays and Saturdays in a 9pm slot. It becomes the fourth scripted series from Colombian distributor Caracol TV Internacional to air on Tolo, following The Carteli, The Cartel 2 and Roman […]

Electus scores Columbian first-look deal

Multimedia entertainment studio Electus has signed a one-year first-look deal with Columbia’s Caracol Television. The deal gives Electus the right to develop, pitch and produce Caracol formats for the US market alongside production partner Jay Weisleder and represent a first for the IAC-backed company. Caracol’s programmes include telenovelas Sin Tetas No Hay Paraiso (Without Breasts […]

Caracol ups Lisette Osorio

Caracol Televisión has promoted Lisette Osorio. Osorio was previously senior director of international sales at the Colombian distributor. She has been upped to vice president of international sales, overseeing the whole sales team and taking responsibility for sales in Lat-Am and in the US. She will oversee sales of finished programming as well as formats. […]