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Endemol Shine Boomdog adapts Colombian drama ‘In Her Shoes’ for US

Endemol Shine Boomdog and Colombia’s RCN Television channel have closed an option deal for an English adaptation of the telenovela In Her Shoes for the US and Canada. The series, which was originally broadcast on RCN in 2006, already has two other local adaptations on the international market – Mexico’s Por Ella Soy Eva and […]

Endemol Shine Boomdog lines up ‘Gente Maravillosa’ for US and Mexico

Endemol Shine Boomdog has teamed with Glowstar Media and Sinapsis Production to produce and distribute Spanish reality format Gente Maravillosa in the US and Mexico. Gente Maravillosa (Wonderful People) has aired weekly in Spain on Canal Sur since 2017, using hidden filming to see how people react in situations of discrimination and injustice. It is […]

Endemol Shine Boomdog strikes deal with Kate Del Castillo

Endemol Shine Boomdog has struck an overall development deal with iconic La Reina del Sur actress Kate Del Castillo and her production banner. The deal will see Endemol Shine Boomdog and Del Castillo’s Cholawood Productions exploring scripted and unscripted development in English and Spanish. Del Castillo will EP and star in productions to come out […]

Amazon expands Latino offering with Ricky Martin band drama

Amazon Prime Video has picked up a drama series that tells the story of a Latino pop band that launched stars including Ricky Martin and Draco Rosa. Súbete A Mi Moto is from producers SOMOS Productions, Endemol Shine Boomdog and Piñolywood Studios and explores the history of 1970s Puerto Rican band Menudo, which rotated its […]

Televisia orders Mexican version of ‘Family Food Fight’

Endemol Shine Boomdog has been commissioned to produce Family Food Fight for Televisia in Mexico. Mexico will be the second country in Latin America to air the format, after an Argentine adaptation which was broadcast last year by Telefe. Created by Endemol Shine Australia, the Family Food Fight format was developed with Channel Nine, where […]

NATPE: Walking Dead most in-demand; ITVS GE’s LatAm formats deal; MGM goes to court

Walking Dead named Parrot’s most in-demand series Parrot Analytics has named AMC’s The Walking Dead as its most in-demand TV series for 2018 as part of the firm’s inaugural Global TV Demand Awards out of NATPE Miami. Walking Dead cast members Josh McDermitt and Pollyanna McIntosh and producer Denise Huth were on hand to accept the […]

Endemol Shine Boomdog appoints scripted boss

Endemol Shine’s Mexican production business has hired Club de Cuervos producer Leo Zimbron to lead its scripted output. Endemol Shine Boomdog was formed in November 2017 following the merger of Endemol Shine Latino and Mexican indie Boomdog, and has been steadily increasing its Spanish-language scripted and unscripted production for the US Hispanic and Mexican TV […]

NATPE: Netflix spreads Telemundo drama Nicky Jam

SVOD giant Netflix has taken international rights to an upcoming drama about reggaeton singer Nicky Jam for Telemundo that went into production yesterday in Colombia. News of Nicky Jam: El Ganador came on Tuesday morning, with Alejandro Rincon from producer Endemol Shine Boomdog revealing it to delegates at an International Productions leadership discussion session hosted […]

Endemol Shine unleashes Boomdog unit

Endemol Shine North America (ESNA)’s Latin arm is forming a Spanish-language studio with Mexican producer Boomdog. ESNA-owned Endemol Shine Latino (ESL) and Boomdog have created Endemol Shine Boomdog (ESB), which will focus on original scripted and unscripted programming for US Hispanic and Mexican TV channels and services. Boomdog chief executive Alejandro Rincon will be CEO […]