Viacom International Studios (VIS) – Americas today announced the start of production of the new comedy series Ana, co-created, produced by and starring the renowned Mexican actor Ana de la Reguera.
The series began filming this week in the actor’s hometown of Veracruz, Mexico and will continue recording in various locations in Mexico and abroad in the next few weeks.
Ana will premiere on Comedy Central and Amazon Prime Video in Latin America in 2020.
Ana de la Reguera, wrote and stars in Ana, a comedy series about a daughter of a Mexican beauty queen who tries to find fame and fortune as a Hollywood actress, while having to fight the passage of time and the weight of her mother’s unfulfilled dreams.
The series uncovers how Ana has lived a life ruled by appearances, as she searches for the iconic role that will finally allow her to flourish--but will she find herself in the process, or, will she finally accept that she is much more like her mother than she cares to admit?
Ana de la Reguera is an accomplished actor, known for her roles in both feature films and in TV series. Her most recent starring role was in the acclaimed Amazon Original series Goliath by David E. Kelley, as well as her recurring role in the hit show, Power, and she was recently a guest star in Narcos, and Jane the Virgin.
She also starred as Sister Encarnación opposite Jack Black in the feature film Nacho Libre. In addition, she previously worked with VIMN Americas participating in the Mexican adaptation of the successful Comedy Central format, Drunk History.