"That’s My Jam"
NBCUniversal Formats pushes forward its global hit franchise, "That’s My Jam", with a brand-new Spanish adaptation for Movistar Plus+. The show will be hosted by Spanish actor, comedian and presenter Arturo Valls ("The Masked Singer") and his production company Polvora will co-produce the Spanish series with LACOproductora, in partnership with Universal Television Alternative Studios (UTAS).
Ana Langenberg, SVP Format Sales & Production, NBCUniversal Formats commented: “We couldn’t be more thrilled with the continued success of 'That’s My Jam' around the world. We are so glad that Spanish audiences will now get to experience the magic of this format; 'That’s My Jam' is perfect family-viewing and we’re excited to work with Arturo, Movistar Plus+, Lacoproductora and colleagues at UTAS to bring this latest adaptation to life.”
Arturo Valls commented: “Hosting and co-producing a format that I love as a viewer is tremendously exciting and a great responsibility. I'm looking forward to having a great time with all my friends who will be coming to play on the show, and having a live band is a dream come true, so I hope that these good vibes will be felt beyond the screen.”
Jorge Pezzi, CEO of Lacoproductora commented: "We are thrilled to be able to present this format in Spain and look forward to working together with Pólvora Films, UTAS and NBCUniversal Formats. The Spanish version of 'That's My Jam' will bring together the most representative guest stars from all walks of life to fill the screen with music, games and laughs galore, a format created by Jimmy Fallon but with a Spanish flair."
Ángel Ayllón, Head of Entertainment at Movistar Plus+ commented: “We are very happy to have one of the most successful entertainment formats in the world on Movistar Plus+. 'That’s My Jam' is a great show that combines music and comedy like no other, with Arturo Valls showing off his extraordinary talent to talent audiences all over.”
The original NBC version of "That’s My Jam" hosted by Jimmy Fallon is produced by Universal Television Alternative Studio (UTAS), in association with Fallon’s production company, Electric Hot Dog. Season one reached more than 250 million views across linear, digital and social platforms with a highly anticipated second season scheduled to launch on NBC on March 7.
"That’s My Jam Spain" joins five other international versions of the hit series, with NBCUniversal Formats overseeing adaptations in Italy, Germany and Mongolia, following recent success in the UK and France.