Atresmedia Studio to produce its first series for Movistar

Spanish media group Atresmedia has officially presented its new business unit, Atresmedia Studios, which will produce fiction content for operators and distribution platforms around the world. During the presentation event, the company announced its first project: the series “El Embarcadero”, created for Movistar+ in Spain.
This new drama series will feature Vancouver Media, the production company behind “La Casa de Papel” (“Paper House”), the successful series of Antena 3 that has gained fans all over the world following its premiere on Netflix. “El Embarcadero” will be starred by two women whose destinies will be intertwined after the death of a man with whom they shared their lives, El País reported.
In the event presentation, held in Madrid, Ignacio Corrales, general manager of Atresmedia Studios, said that the company will develop and produce series for national operators and multinational platforms. “We are talking about 50-minute projects. We will invest in projects developed specifically for each operator”.