â€˘ Produced by Fox Telecolombia in BogotĂˇ, â€śCumbia Ninjaâ€ť is the Groupâ€™s first original production where the strength of Latin music, exclusively composed for the show, and the mythical quality lead to a unique Â¬combination.
â€˘ Mexican actor Ricardo Abarca and Argentinean actress Brenda Asnicar star the show with a pan regional cast that includes Venezuelan actors Rudy RodrĂguez and Albi de Abreu, Peruvian actor Cristian Meier, Colombian actors Cristina UmaĂ±a and NicolĂˇs RincĂłn, Mexican actor VĂctor JimĂ©nez and the Spanish actor with longstanding successful track record in Mexico RubĂ©n Zamora along with tons of renown celebrities are part of the region-wide cast of â€śCumbia Ninjaâ€ť.
â€˘ â€śCumbia Ninjaâ€ť will consist of 13 one-hour episodes and it will be broadcast in all Latin America during the second semester in 2013.
FOX International Channels Latin America is already shooting in BogotĂˇ, Colombia, the Groupâ€™s new fiction series "CUMBIA NINJA" fully produced in Latin America by FOX Telecolombia, FOX Groupâ€™s major production company of fiction content.
Composed by thirteen one-hour episodes, â€śCUMBIA NINJAâ€ť is set in a major slum called La Colina, which is fully controlled by drug dealers who will be confronted unexpectedly by a young idealist Hache (Ricardo Abarca) and his buddies; they will manage to keep the slum safe thanks to the help of music, an old Chinese ninja master and a mythical character who also lives in La Colina. Simultaneously, Juana (Brenda Asnicar) will find shelter there as she runs away from her familyâ€™s assassins.
Over 100 stars throughout the whole region will be part of â€śCumbia Ninjaâ€ť, including Argentinean actress Brenda Asnicar (â€śPatito Feoâ€ť) and Mexican actor Ricardo Abarca (â€śIsa TK+â€ť) along with a cast that includes Venezuelan actors (â€śTiempo Finalâ€ť) and Albi de Abreu (â€śKdabra IIIâ€ť), Peruvian actor Cristian Meier (â€śEl Zorroâ€ť), Chilean actor Ignacio Meneses (â€śLa Traicioneraâ€ť), Colombian actors Cristina UmaĂ±a (â€śEl Capo 2â€ť), NicolĂˇs RincĂłn (â€śKdabraâ€ť), Juan Diego SĂˇnchez (â€śSin tetas no hay paraĂsoâ€ť), Manuel Sarmiento (â€śEl Capoâ€ť), SebastiĂˇn RendĂłn (â€śLynch IIâ€ť), Helena Mallarino (â€śTodos quieren con Marilynâ€ť), Julio Nava (â€śTiempo Finalâ€ť) and Natalia Reyes (â€śBermĂşdezâ€ť), Mexican actor VĂctor JimĂ©nez (â€śEl Panteraâ€ť), the Spanish actor with longstanding successful track record in Mexico RubĂ©n Zamora (â€śLos Simuladoresâ€ť) and guest stars from all Latin America.
â€śWe are very excited about introducing for the first time an FIC-Latin-America production such as â€śCUMBIA NINJAâ€ť, where universal mythical elements are combined with Latin-American music intensity, something thatâ€™s already anticipated in its nameâ€ť, said Jorge Stamadianos, Development VP at Fox International Channels Latin America.
Created and written by Argentinean writers AndrĂ©s GelĂłs (â€śKdabraâ€ť) and MartĂn Preusche (â€śKdabraâ€ť), â€śCUMBIA NINJAâ€ť is directed by Colombian director Felipe MartĂnez (â€śBluffâ€ť, â€śKdabraâ€ť) and Riccardo Gabrielli (â€śLa Lectoraâ€ť, â€śTiempo Finalâ€ť) and the musical composition of all original soundtracks are responsibility of Porto Rican Master Chris, lyrics by AndrĂ©s GelĂłs.
â€śCUMBIA NINJAâ€ť is fully shot in HD with two cameras on real locations and at FOX Telecolombia studios. â€śCUMBIA NINJAâ€ť premiering is expected for the second semester of the year on FOX screen. â€śCUMBIA NINJAâ€ť is a production of Fox International Channels (FIC) produced by Fox Telecolombia. About Fox International Channels Latin America.
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