Selena Gomez has managed to build a multifaceted career not only as an actress and singer, but also as a producer through her company. July Moon Productions. Among his most recognized projects in that area are 13 reasons why (2017-2020) and Only Murders in the Building (2021). The time has come for the actor to produce his first documentary series in Spanish for the new platform streaming from Univision.
The project has been baptized as My Neighbor the Poster and it will be a criminal series whose plot will be based on a real crime. “It tells the complex and surprising story of the murder that shocked a quiet town in Texas and launched an international investigation that lasted several years”, (via). The series is expected to debut on the platform streaming from Univision sometime in 2022.
What is the series about My neighbor, the Cartel?
My Neighbor the Poster tells the story of cold-blooded murder of Juan Guerrero Chapa, a former Gulf Cartel lawyer who collaborated at a high level with the United States government, the subsequent investigation and the trial. The three-part documentary series explores how the murder revealed the tentacles of the Mexican cartels in the United States, as well as the clash between the sumptuous life of Southlake, Texas, and the dark world of the drug cartels that shocked the town. Thanks to unprecedented access to the prosecutor in charge, extensive case files and interviews, the series reveals a family drama involving parents, family squabbles and a thirst for revenge, in addition to the details that continue to emerge to this day as the search for justice continues “, shared the Univision portal.
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According to the official statement from Univision, Selena Gomez (executive producer) became involved in the series thanks to the nature of the story, whose value lies in its moral complexity, the importance of culture and family on both sides of the border. He also did not hesitate to reveal that he is a fan of the genre true crime.
“I am a fan of series about real crimes, and the case of the murder of Juan Guerrero Chapa interested me immediately. Not only did it take place near where I grew up in Texas, it is a story like no other, ”said the 29-year-old actress. “I’m very excited to partner with Univision and really uncover all the hidden aspects of her double life.”
Platform streaming Univision
In 2022, Univision will launch its global service streaming which will include a new premium tier with subscription (SVOD) and a more extensive free tier with advertising (AVOD). The platform is committed to becoming the largest epicenter of original content in Spanish. So, in addition to Selena Gomez, Eugenio Derbez It will also produce exclusive content for Univision, which will merge with Televisa.
We can currently see Selena Gomez in the Star Plus series Only Murders in the Building, with Steve Martin and Martin Short.
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