BUENOS AIRES — Dori Media Group has sold remake rights for Argentine telenovelas “Sos mi vida” (You Are the One) and “El refugio” (The Shelter) to TVI in Portugal, the latest formats to be picked up in Europe.
“The One,” a comedy featuring an injured boxer and a widowed executive, is one of the widest selling telenovelas out of Argentina, now in more than 40 markets. Pol-ka produced the original for Artear-Canal 13 in Buenos Aires.
“Shelter,” produced by Dori Media Contenidos, is about five teens trying to revive an abandoned theater.
This is DMG’s 10th format deal in the past six months, following pacts with nets in Chile, Mexico, Romania and Russia.
Portugal’s SIC picked up rights for “Rebelde Way” (The Rebels), a teen novela produced by Cris Morena Group and DMG about private school kids who set up a pop group.