Spanish Series The Department of Time Getting Chinese Adaptation


CANNES: The Spanish scripted series The Department of Time is being adapted for China.

Originally produced by Cliffhanger and Onza Entertainment, the series airs on TVE in Spain. The Chinese outfit Guan Yue International has licensed the format rights and will prep a local version.

“I’m so happy to bring this fantastic series to China,” said Yan He, the managing director of Guan Yue International. “China has a long history. We’ll do our best to make a successful series for Chinese audiences.”

“We are really happy to be one of the first companies selling a scripted TV format in China,” commented Jessica Ortiz, sales director for Onza Partners. “We are confident that this is just the beginning for this amazing series.”