Money Heist creators Álex Pina and Esther Martínez are now presenting Sky Rojo, a new action series starring Verónica Sánchez, Asier Etxeandia, Miguel Ángel Silvestre, Lali Espósito, Yany Prado and Enric Auquer. It will premiere on March 19.
Sky Rojo, the new series by Álex Pina and Esther Martínez (Money Heist) will premiere worldwide on March 19.
The announcement was made this week by Netflix, which also premiered the first trailer for the long-awaited series.
As detailed, the first season will be made of of 8 25-minute episodes, an innovative format for a drama series in Spanish.
Starring Verónica Sánchez, Asier Etxeandia, Miguel Ángel Silvestre, Lali Espósito, Yany Prado and Enric Auquer, Sky Rojo combines various genres, a mix baptized by its creators as «Latin pulp».
«With Sky Rojo we seek as always to make a frantic action series but relying on these 25 minutes of duration to emphasize the dynamism of the plot: the flight and the race for survival. In the third act of a movie, all the energy converges and it is the most effervescent explosion of the conflicts that are being narrated, so we consider doing a constant third act and putting our entire story in a funnel of frenzy», Álex Pina and Esther Martínez Lobato said.
Filmed in various locations in Madrid and Tenerife, Sky Rojo has two confirmed seasons of 8 episodes each.
Produced by Vancouver Media for Netflix, the series featured Álex Pina and Esther Martínez Lobato as creators and executive producers alongside Jesús Colmenar.
It also has David Barrocal, Migue Amoedo and David Victori as executive co-producers.
The directors are Jesús Colmenar, Óscar Pedraza, David Victori, Albert Pintó, Javier Quintas and Eduardo Chapero-Jackson. The script team is made up of Álex Pina, Esther Martínez Lobato, David Barrocal, David Oliva, Javier Gómez Santander, Juan Salvador López and Mercedes Rodrigo.
Migue Amoedo has taken the reins of the photography direction together with David Azcano and David Acereto, while Juan López Olivar and Cristina López Ferraz have been in charge of the production direction.
Vancouver Media is a fiction series producer founded at the end of 2016 by Álex Pina with the aim of creating clearly differentiating proposals. Since its inception, it has developed La casa de papel, El pier, White Lines and now Red Sky.
The protagonists of Sky Rojo, Coral (Verónica Sánchez), Wendy (Lali Espósito) and Gina (Yany Prado), set out on a flight in search of their freedom while being chased by Romeo (Asier Etxeandia), their pimp, and Moisés (Miguel Ángel Silvestre) and Christian (Enric Auquer), his henchmen at Club Las Novias.
Together they will begin a frantic, aimless journey in which they will have to face all kinds of dangers and will live every second as if it were their last, but with which they will strengthen their friendship and discover the most important thing: that together they are much stronger and have more. options to get their lives back.