Lali Espósito will star The end of love, an Amazon Prime Video original series based on the bestseller of the same name by Tamara Tenenbaum.
It will be a dramatic comedy that will tell the story of Tamara (played by Lali Espósito), a daring pop culture philosopher. After unexpectedly confronting her Orthodox Jewish upbringing in Buenos Aires, Tamara leaves her boyfriend to rebel against the traditional concept of romance, just as he knew how to rebel against his religious life.
A female team
The End of Love, by Tamara Tenenbaum
The series is currently in production and it will be recorded entirely in Buenos Aires. Besides being the protagonist, Lali Espósito will be one of the executive producers along with Tenenbaum herself, Erika Halvorsen and Spanish Leticia Dolera.
Dolera, winner of Canneseries for Perfect life, will also direct the first block of episodes of the series. Along with Lali, will be part of the cast Verónica Llinás, Vera Spinetta and Mariana Genesio Peña.
In addition to being a co-creator and writer with Tenenbaum, Halvorsen will be the showrunner. K&S Films will produce the series with MGM International Television Productions for Amazon Studios.
Erika Halvorsen. Photo Juan Manuel Foglia
“It is exciting to bring the intelligent narrative of The end of love to Prime Video for clients in Argentina and the rest of the world to enjoy, ”said Javiera Balmaceda, director of local originals for Amazon Studios, in a statement.
And he added: “This is a hilarious story that talks about the experiences of young women in the 21st century, and we think audiences are going to love how this trip invites them to rethink the very nature of relationships today. “
“The end of love It is an incredibly insightful and entertaining piece of literature, and we are delighted to be working with Lali, Tamara and Erika, who together will bring an honest and unique insight into this exciting adaptation, “said Mark Burnett, MGM President of Worldwide Television.
“The all-star team behind The end of love is comprised of the most talented and sought-after female creatives in our business and it is a dream come true that they all join forces to tell this brilliant and profound story, ”added Diego Piasek, senior vice president, head of current series and development, MGM International Television. Productions.
The series to come
Tamara Tenenbaum. Photo: Juan Manuel Foglia
The end of love is made up of ten 30 minute episodes and it is the most recent Amazon Original series announced by Amazon Prime Video. Joins a list of Latin American series made up of The president, Bread and circus, and The pack.
The upcoming releases also include titles such as Porn and ice cream; Iosi, the Repentant Spy; The pack 2, Colonia Dignidad and News of a kidnapping.
Tenenbaum is a writer, university professor, and journalist. At the age of 32, he has already published four books: Reconnaissance of terrain; Nobody lives so close to anybody; The end of love and All of our curses came true.
The end of love is a book that reviews each tacit concept of the affective world: the value of friendship, motherhood as an obligation or choice, the desired or feared singleness, open couples and the technologies of desire.