Netflix has today principal photography on Siempre Bruja, its second announced Colombian original series,, which follows 18 year old Carmen, a Colombian slave and witch from the 17th century who, in a desperate attempt to save her loved one, travels in time to present day Cartagena.
The series will detail the life of the brilliant and troubled artist, told through a modern lens that delves into the sexuality, relationships, alliances and betrayals in the volatile world of 16th Century Florence. Martha De Laurentiis will executive produce the series along with FremantleMedia’s Dante Di Loreto, and Landscape’s Bob Cooper and Tom Lerner.
Produced by BTF Media, in association with Dhana Media and Raze, the international production promises to bring audiences on the journey of the former player’s early life and across his prolific career, spanning from his home country of Argentina to Spain and Italy, and will chronicle his key role in leading his national team to win the ’86 Mexico World Cup.
Meet Otis Milburn (Butterfield) – a socially awkward high school virgin who lives with his mother, a sex therapist (Anderson). Surrounded by manuals, videos and tediously open conversations about sex, Otis is a reluctant expert on the subject.