Metastasis


Apple taps Sony for new Latin America head

Apple has hired Sony Pictures Television’s Angélica Guerra as its first head of Latin American programming at Apple Worldwide Video. Guerra will start next month and report to Morgan Wandell, Apple’s head of international creative development, who joined the company in October. The exec served as senior VP and managing director of production for Latin […]

Sony and Televisa ink 800-hour copro pact

Sony Pictures Television and Televisa have agreed a copro deal that will see the pair make 12 scripted series, stretching to 840 hours. Mexican broadcaster media giant Televisa will show the series in its domestic territory and on US Hispanic broadcaster Univision in the US. US Studio SPT will distribute the coproduced titles in international […]

Teleset follows Breaking Bad remake with drug cartel series

Teleset, the Sony Pictures TV-backed Colombian producer, has secured an order for a new original series about a drug cartel. The prodco is producing one of the most anticipated Spanish-language series in years, Metastasis, the remake of AMC cable hit Breaking Bad (Metástasis). Like Metástasis, En la Boca del Lobo will delve into the drug […]

Vince Gilligan ‘hopeful’ of Breaking Bad spin-off

The creator behind meth drama Breaking Bad says he is “hopeful” AMC and Sony Pictures Television will strike a deal to create a spin-off series based around the Saul Goodman character. Vince Gilligan (pictured right) told TBI he was working with Breaking Bad co-writer and producer Peter Gould on the spin-off, which would follow lawyer […]

Sony preps El Mariachi TV series

Sony Pictures Television is making a TV series based on the Robert Rodriguez action movie El Mariachi. The Spanish-language series will be aimed at the Spanish market and produced by SPT and its Latin prodco Teleset. Based on the movie of the same name, the 70x1hr series will follow a young mariachi musician who is […]

US Hispanic net cooks up Breaking Bad remake

US Hispanic channel Univision has partnered with Sony Pictures Television to create a Spanish-language version of Breaking Bad, the universally acclaimed AMC drugs distribution drama. Metástasis is the first recreation of the US cable series (pictured), in which Bryan Cranston plays a dying Albuquerque science teacher-turned-crystal meth manufacturer. The Spanish language series will see Diego […]