Brazilian broadcaster TV Globo is in advanced talks on novela co-production and programming sale accords with Spain’s Telefonica Media, and it is negotiating with broadcasters TVE of Spain and Italy’s Rettequatro.
The deals would cover sales of TV Globo telenovelas and the co-production of tailor-made novelas.
“We are negotiating new deals. Contrary to the past, we are now open to new international opportunities,” Carlos Alberto Simonetti, TV Globo’s director of international sales, told Variety.
TV Globo, one of the world’s most prolific novela producers, has an enormous catalog of scripts.