Lionsgate’s streamer Pantaya partners with ‘Falco’ prodco Dynamo & Sony for cannabis thriller

Lionsgate-backed Spanish-language streamer Pantaya has linked up with the producer behind Amazon’s Falco for a new thriller that also has Sony Pictures Television (SPT) attached. Cannabica is being produced by Lat Am prodco Dynamo and focuses on three young entrepreneurs working with medicinal cannabis, whose success is built on a lie that an ambitious journalist will stop at […]

VIS and ‘Falco’ prodco Dynamo ink co-pro deal

ViacomCBS International Studios (VIS) has entered into a co-production agreement with Latin American Falco prodco Dynamo Producciones. The two company’s first co-production will be an action-thriller series, due to commence filming in Mexico this summer, and expected to be ready for distribution before the end of the year. VIS and Dynamo will also start discussing potential […]

Turkcell enters ‘Wild District’ after striking first ZDFE deal

Turkish telecoms company and broadcaster Turkcell has SVOD acquired rights to 10-part drama Wild District as part of its first deal with ZDF Enterprises (ZDFE). The 10 x 60 minute show, which is co-produced by Narcos producer Dynamo (The Hidden Face) and ZDFE, was created by Cristian Conti and directed by Javier Fuentes-León with Carlos […]

Netflix lines up Benelux & Colombian originals

SVOD service Netflix has commissioned its first original series from Colombia and the Benelux region. In Latin America, it is working with Narcos producer Dynamo to create a currently untitled detective drama, while Undercover is a Belgian-Netherlands coproduction. The Colombia series will go into production in summer 2018, and follows a young detective and her […]

UKTV preps live Dynamo magic special

UKTV will broadcast one of Dynamo’s tour shows live on its W channel. The magician is on a 100-date tour and W will capture his Dynamo – Live at The 02 show on March 30, starting at 7.30pm. UKTV has a longstanding relationship with Dynamo and shows his Magician Impossible series. Richard Watsham, director of […]

UKTV will premiere Dynamo series online before TV

UKTV will show the first episode of the latest Dynamo: Magician Impossible series online before it goes out on its Watch channel. The show features the eponymous street-magic star and has proved popular on Watch and internationally where it is distributed by Passion Distribution. On Watch, the last series averaged almost two million viewers, a […]