AMC Networks has secured streaming rights to two of Globo’s notable shows. Globo is a Brazilian broadcast network doing its best to push forward some of their newer series. AMC picking up the streaming rights for two notable Globo series means youâ€
â€œJailersâ€ and â€œSupermaxâ€ both take place in prisons. But â€œJailersâ€ is more of a drama, while â€œSupermaxâ€ will be a treat to fans of the supernatural. In â€œJailers,â€ we follow a prison guard named Adriano who faces moral qualms, thanks to life in prison and at home. In the Brazilian version of â€œSupermax,â€ 12 game show participants stay in a maximum security prison in the Amazon rainforest to win the grand prize.
There was also a Spanish-language version of â€œSupermaxâ€ which premiered at Natpe in January 2016. This was also the first Spanish drama Globo had outside of its studios from Rio de Janeiro. It was one of Globoâ€
Sundance Now will stream â€œJailers,â€ while â€œSupermaxâ€ will be streamed on Shudder. Sundance Now offers many series from any genre and often showcases foreign-language features, while Shudder is the worldâ€
Both series will be available to stream in North America, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Austria, Germany, and Switzerland. And both shows will be on platforms where we can see them shine. AMCâ€