Dori Media sells “El Marginal” to NBC Universal in Latin America

Dori Media Group announced that it has signed an agreement with NBCUniversal International Latin America for the 2017 Martin Fierro Awards winning crime drama “El Marginal”.
The series is a co-production from Underground Producciones and TV Publica, and will become the first Spanish series ever aired on Universal Channel in Latin America. It is expected to be launched in January 2018.
The deal follows the sales of “El Marginal” to the US, French Canal+, Latin America, the UK, Spain, Portugal, Israel and Poland. The crime drama won three major awards at the 2017 Martin Fierro Awards, including Golden Award, Best Mini Series & Best Scriptwriters. The show was also awarded with Séries Mania Festival Grand Prix in France.
“We are excited to see NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies, include ’El Marginal’ on their Universal Channel network which is a stunning endorsement of the show’s quality. We are delighted with the ratings success in Argentina, which we fully expect to replicate across the whole Latam region, thanks to streaming on NBCUniversal and the channel’s significant presence in broadcasting through a strong portfolio of domestic and international platforms”, commented Nadav Palti, CEO of Dori Media.