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Surviving Escobar: Alias JJ Lands in the Netherlands


Caracol Television and Rooftop Film & TV have signed a deal that brings Surviving Escobar: Alias JJ to Dutch viewers on RTL Nederland’s Videoland platform.

Based on the book Surviving Pablo Escobar, the series focuses on John Jairo Velazquez Vasquez (“Alias JJ”), Pablo Escobar’s right-hand man and the last living member of the Medellin Cartel.

Jesus Iriepar, sales executive for Caracol Television, commented: “Surviving Escobar: Alias JJ, an internationally acclaimed production, reaches a new country with its exemplary and agile narrative, a rigorous staging and the perfect dose of action and drama that identify Caracol Television’s fiction titles.”

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Kristin Brzoznowski is the executive editor of World Screen. She can be reached at [email protected]


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