FOX Networks Group Latin America this year made the second call to producers of all genres. 1,400 projects were presented and these weeks there will be pitchings in different cities. On Monday, October 23, the team received the creators of 12 Argentinean projects in Buenos Aire, it was previously held in São Paulo will soon be held in Bogota, Santiago de Chile, and Mexico City.
Mariana Pérez, SVP de Producción y Desarrollo; Jorge Stamadianos, SVP de Desarrollo de Ficción; y Gabriela Gil, VP sénior de Programación de Entretenimiento destacaron que la convocatoria no es un concurso sino un incentivo y que además es una manera de buscar ideas frescas.
Half of the projects presented in Buenos Aires were fiction and a great majority of the creators were under 30.
Not all the projects that FOX helps develop take place on the group´s screens. Last year they developed two from Brazil and two from the rest of Latin America, however, only one of them is being produced. It is a fiction series between 8 and 14 episodes to be launched in 2018-2019.
The executives expressed that in Natpe 2018 they will reveal this year's winners and that they will make an important announcement. Watch EN VIVO