El Marginal

Telemundo Enterprises acquires Argentina’s Underground Producciones

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has acquired Underground Producciones, the Argentinean outfit headed up by Sebastian Ortega which has been behind shows including El Marginal. The company will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Telemundo’s Global Studios division, which will look to “super charge its growth and premium content production capabilities for prime time and digital platforms.” Financial […]

Canal+ buys Argentinian drama

French pay TV provider Canal+ has acquired Argentinian drama El Marginal from Israel-based Dori Media Group. The series, from Sebastián Ortega, follows an ex-police officer who goes undercover in a harsh prison to inflitrate for kidnapping the daughter of a senior judge. Ortega’s Underground Productions and pubcaster TV Pública are behind the 13x52mins show, which […]