29 OCT 2019

CBS AND GLOBOPLAY CLOSED AN SVOD DEAL FOR “EVIL”

CBS Studios International and Globoplay announced an exclusive SVOD licensing deal for the first-run rights in Brazil of the new CBS series, which is set to launch on TV Globo’s SVOD service on November 1.

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CBS Studios International and Globoplay announced an exclusive SVOD licensing deal for the first-run rights in Brazil of the new CBS series “Evil”, from Robert and Michelle King, creators of “The Good Fight” and “The Good Wife”. The show is set to launch on Globoplay, TV Globo’s SVOD service, on November 1.

“Evil” is a psychological mystery that examines the origins of evil along the dividing line between science and religion. The series focuses on a skeptical female psychologist who joins a priest-in-training and a contractor as they investigate the Church’s backlog of unexplained mysteries, including supposed miracles, demonic possessions and hauntings.

The show stars Katja Herbers, Mike Colter, Aasif Mandvi, Michael Emerson, Christine Lahti, Kurt Fuller, Brooklyn Shuck, Skylar Gray, Maddy Crocco, and Dalya Knapp. Liz Glotzer executive produces alongside Robert and Michelle King, and the series is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with King Size Productions.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Globoplay as the latest licensee of this sophisticated new drama series,” said Barry Chamberlain, President of Sales for CBS Studios International. “‘Evil’s’ intriguing storylines coupled with its lineup of outstanding creative talent, both on- and off-screen, have created high demand around the world for this premium drama, and we’re excited to bring it to Brazilian audiences,” he added.

'Evil’s' intriguing storylines coupled with its lineup of outstanding creative talent, both on- and off-screen, have created high demand around the world for this premium drama” Barry Chamberlain President of Sales for CBS Studios International