2btube announces at MIPCOM several high-value productions, a mini series for YouTube Originals and a feature film to be released in Spain.
2btube is the leading digitally native media group focused on Spanish-language content with more than 1.2 billion monthly views on YouTube worldwide, and offices in 5 countries. Founded in 2014, the company is celebrating its 5th anniversary.
2btube announced at MIPCOM a deal with Lacoproductora to jointly develop content for digital, TV and theatrical release in Europe. Their first project will be a movie to be announced in November.
Touché Films, a subsidiary of 2btube, announced at YouTube’s Brandcast in Mexico the production of a mini series for YouTube Originals to be released in 2020. Its first film will be launched in November 2019. Besides, the company have struck a deal with the production and management company MoJo Global Arts.
October 14th, 2019- 2btube, the leading Spanish-language digital media group with offices in Spain, Mexico, The US, Colombia and Ecuador has announced an extensive slate of new video projects mixing digital talent, high production value and strong appeal for the younger digitally native audiences which will be released worldwide on global digital platforms or theatrically.
“We’re thrilled to announce our most ambitious productions till date for major digital platforms and theatrical release at MIPCOM.” said Bastian Manintveld, Executive Chairman of 2btube. “Thanks to our leadership management, talented and devoted teams we’ve been able to grow 2btube into a solid and robust business with great perspectives for the next five years.”
First, the launch in November of the film “Dedicada a mi Ex”, which was originally produced for Latin America by its subsidiary Touché Films, the production company behind the successful enchufe.tv comedy channel; and Dynamo, the production company behind Narcos. The movie will be released in Mexico, Ecuador, Peru and Colombia and is distributed by Sony Pictures and others.
Besides, 2btube and Touché Films announced a mini series for YouTube Originals at YouTube’s Brandcast in Mexico last month. The series is currently in production stage and planned to be released in 2020. It will be featuring some of the crew of enchufe.tv, the most successful comedy sketches channel in Spanish with over 35 million followers across digital platforms, which will be an epic mix of comedy with adventure. It is one of the most ambitious undertakings for the platform in the territory till date.
Touché Films has also recently announced a deal with MoJo Global Arts, a production and management company set up by industry veteran Morris Ruskin and film maker Jordan Walker-Pearlman to develop, package and produce premium content for Latin America, Spain and Hispanic U.S.
In Europe, 2btube have signed a co-production agreement with Lacoproductora whereby they will work together on several productions of which the first ones will be released later this year. Lacoproductora is a new Spanish production company founded by José Miguel Contreras, one of the most successful media entrepreneurs in Spain. Remarkably, within a short span of time, the company has already produced successful series for HBO and Movistar+.
Finally, on Wednesday 16th October, 2btube will announce at MIPCOM a premium production project in Spain for one of most relevant digital companies worldwide.