Viacom International Media Networks Latin America (VIMNLA) announced that Noobees, the anticipated co-production between Mediapro and Viacom International Studios, will premiere in Latin America on Monday, September 17 on Nickelodeon.
In addition, the gaming teen series will pre-premiere on Friday, September 14 on Nick Play, the network’s digital platform.
Noobees was created by Enrique Pérez, also known as Flipy, from prodco 100Balas, by Mediapro Group. It will have a total of 60, one-hour episodes, filmed in Colombia at the Televideo studios.
It stars a cast of pan-regional actors including Mexico’s Michelle Olvera (La doña, Huérfanas, El señor de los cielos) and Andrés de la Mora; Colombia’s María José Vargas (YouTuber, Instagram star, Puro Flow, Francisco el matemático) and Ilenia Antonini (Chica vampiro); along with Argentina’s Lion Bagnis (La doña, Baila).
The cast also features renowned Colombian actress and model Karen Martinez (Cartel de los sapos, Tiempo final), Brandon Figueredo, who is returning to Nickelodeon after his run in Yo soy Franky and Brazilian actress Clara Tiezzi (Malhação, Teca na TV y Ti Ti ti, Rebelde), among others.
Noobees follows Silvia, who has never been interested in video games. She prefers basketball, but to help her brother achieve his dream, she becomes a professional "gamer". Together they create the Noobees to compete for the title of the Professional Videogame League.
Now Silvia will have to learn to play at the same time as she competes with David, the most dedicated gamer in the region, and who she will fall in love with during the process. But what nobody knows is that something will happen to Silvia which will give her incredible powers that will allow her to control the way she plays videogames.