Telemundo, Netflix sign Latam distribution deal

Telemundo and Netflix announced a  new SVOD content deal that will allow the US OTT service to premiere exclusively in Latin America Telemundo’s Super Series, including “El Chema,” “Sin Senos Sí Hay Paraíso” and “Guerra de Idolos”.


The deal includes multi-territory rights for library series of Telemundo such as “La Reina del Sur” and telenovelas like “Pasion de Gavilanes”. In turn, new seasons of super series “El Señor de los Cielos” will be available exclusively to Netflix members in the U.S.


“These new deals with our partners at Netflix will allow both companies to continue to grow in the SVOD market and provide even greater international and domestic exposure to our content,” said César Conde, Chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises.


“What is most exciting is that Netflix members will enjoy Telemundo’s latest and most anticipated series like ‘El Chema’ and ‘Sin Senos Sí Hay Paraíso’ exclusively on Netflix,” said Ted Sarandos, Netflix Chief Content Officer.