HBO announces first Colombian fiction TV series

HBO Latin America announced the production of its new fiction series, “Mil Colmillos”, together with Rhayuela Films. It will be directed by Jaime Osorio (“El Páramo”, “Siete Cabezas”).
The company said in a statement that it decided to further invest in original local productions after the success of its Colombian documentary, “Guerras Ajenas”.
The series will show an elite military command on a mission to kill off the enigmatic leader of an unidentified squad. It will be filmed in the Amazon jungle, as well as in other locations in Colombia.
The series was written by Osorio and the executive producers are Luis F. Peraza, Roberto Rios and Paul Drago for HBO Latin America together with Federico Durán, producer of films like “La Virgen de los Sicarios” and “El Páramo”.