Daniel Burman, the Argentine filmmaker behind the Spanish version, has written the series, which Globo will sell internationally.
TVP Argentina, which runs the Canal 7 net, was confirmed as a copro partner at a press conference (left) attended by Burman, Argentina’s minister of media and public content, Hernán Lombardi, and Globo’s Raphael Corrêa Neto.
Production on Supermax, which is a drama set within the confines of a fictional TV production, starts at the end of the month. It will be shot in Brazil and Argentina
“This coproduction is part of a new strategic vision based on creating quality products for the region, using all the opportunities we have both human resources and natural settings,” said Hernán Lombardi.