Cancun, Mexico — Parox, one of Chile’s most internationally-minded TV production houses, is set to produce 10-part “Silver Bridge” (Puente de Plata), a 1950s-set, true-events-inspired drama series tracing the cocaine trade’s origins back to the Huasaffs, a Chilean mob clan.
Billed as a feminist action-melodrama come narco series, “Silver Bridge” is produced by Parox
’s Leonora Gonzalez
, Alvaro Cabello
and Sergio Gándara. The series is currently being written by Enrique Videla
, co-scribe of Pablo Larrain’s HBO
” (“Prófugos”) and “Ventana,” the feature -debut of emerging Chilean auteur Rodrigo Susarte
“Silver Bridge” has tapped development finance from Chile’s Corfu,