EXCLUSIVE: Studiocanal sold Spanish drama The Vow Second season of the show is now commissioned.
On the eve of Mip TV, the producer-distributor has struck a deal with Italy’s Mediaset, which will air The Vow Later this year, Canale 5 will be showing the film.
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Created by Josep Cister Rubio and airing on TVE’s La1 in Spain, The Vow The story takes place in the early 20th century, amid the breathtaking landscapes of Southern Spain. Jana, a maid working at the waning yet ruthless House of Luján, seeks revenge for her mother’s murder, but there is one element she did not anticipate, falling in love with Manuel, son of the Count of Luján. TVE has renewed the series for a 2nd season.
Mediaset has been acquiring the company since around 18 months ago. Two Lives (Das Vidas). Both dramas are produced by Studiocanal-backed Bambú Producciones and Studiocanal has been shopping worldwide since last year’s Mipcom.
“The Vow combines premium production values, beautiful photography, stunning costumes and a bouquet of characters that will connect immediately with international audiences around the world,” said Beatriz Campos, Studiocanal’s SVP Global Sales and Production Financing
The Vow stars Ana Garcés, Arturo Sancho (Heirs To The Land), Jordi Coll (El Secreto de Puente Viejo, Acacias 38), Eva Martín (Amar es para siempre), Manuel Regueiro (Acacias 38) María Castro (Seis Hermanas) and Antonio Velázquez (Cable Girls, Tierra de lobos). It is written by Cister Rubio, Susana Prieto, Ruth García and Carmen Llano.
Claudia Ramos is the Studiocanal Sales Director who brokered the deal.
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