Globo top drama titles landed the entire continentGlobo strengthens its presence in Latin America with several premieres in Uruguay, Mexico, Chile, and Costa Rica.
One of the dramas that most-watched in Brazil last year, Orphans of a Nation, was premiered the second week of March at Teledoce (Uruguay) to replace another Globo production, Nuevo Sol.
The drama, written by award winning’s Thelma Guedes and Duca Rachid, it addresses the issue of refugees as the backdrop for a love story, that touch themes like cultural diversity, and self-improvement. The production won the Rose d'Or award in the soap opera category in 2019 and was won on the international market earlier in the year, during NATPE.
Also, Teledoce aired The Good Side of Life!, written by Walcyr Carrasco, and based on life in the São Paulo farm areas at the 40s, which tell the story of Candinho, a simple child who is in search for its origins.
On Imagen Televisión in Mexico, Globo TV International had two recent premieres: in addition to Orphans of his Land, on April 27, also started to broadcast Brazil Avenue from May 4. The last one has been the most Globo's licensed title, with 150 countries and dubbed in 19 languages.
As for Costa Rica, on the free TV channel Teletica, Globo TV premiered A Time To Love. The period drama by the authors Alcides Nogueira and Bia Corrêa do Lago, takes place in the 1920s and tells the story of unrelenting love, interrupted by fate and the main obstacles.
Another period drama is Pride and Passion, written by Marcos Bernstein, scriptwriter for the film Estación Central in Brazil, which arrived at TVN in Panama.
On the slate that company highlights there’s a raft of soap operas, limited series, TV series, led by The Life We Lead, that follows a woman who after a car accident has to battle to recover its life; also Sweet Diva, which tells the story of a committed baker who becomes a wealthy businesswoman twenty years after a tragedy strikes on the day of her wedding.
The offer is complete with the limited series Where My Heart Is, about a young doctor who’s trying to overcome its drug addictions and Aruanas, where three idealistic friends from an NGO that investigates the activities of a mining company operating in the Amazon rainforest.