Telemundo teams up with Sony for TV development
Michelle Clancy | 03 July 2014
Telemundo and Sony Pictures Television have announced a three-year agreement through which Sony Pictures Television will produce one prime time series per year for Telemundo in the US.
Telemundo's international sales division, Telemundo Internacional, will distribute the series worldwide and as part of the agreement, Sony Pictures Television's production company Teleset will produce the series in México in association with Telemundo Studios. Production of the first series will kick off in early 2015.
"We are very proud to enter this agreement with Sony Pictures Television to produce scripted content with the highest quality standards and talent selection," said Marcos Santana, president of Telemundo International. "This agreement will provide us with appealing and attractive content at the level our international clients have come to expect from Telemundo Internacional."
"We look forward to working with Telemundo in the coming years to bring these three new prime time series to life," said Angélica Guerra, senior vice president and managing director of production for Latin America and US Hispanic for Sony Pictures Television.