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HBO Max to Develop 100 Latin American Originals in 2020-21 – Global Bulletin

HBO Max to Develop 100 Latin American Originals in 2020-21 – Global Bulletin

In today’s Global Bulletin, HBO Max commits to 100 original productions in Latin America over the next two years; Spt launches a new Creative Diversity Fund for its TV production companies; YouTube Originals commissions “Terms and Conditions 2”; Atresmedia picks up remake rights to Nippon TV’s “Mother”; and Sheffield Doc/Fest unveils the lineup for this year’s Rhyme & Rhythm strand.

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Two months after unveiling its first original series lineup for HBO Max out of Latin America, WarnerMedia has announced that over the next two years the streaming platform will develop more than 100 local productions across the territory as Max Originals. The first third are already in production, with several scheduled to release as HBO Max rolls out across Latin America and the Caribbean in June.

Two new series from the 100-production commitment were unveiled as part of the announcement. “Bilardo, El Doctor del Fútbol” is a four-part docuseries about

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