New Disney+ Original from Latin America, “Los Montaner” Coming to Disney+ Later This Year
The documentary series takes audiences inside the day-to-day life of one of Latin America’s most famous families, giving viewers access to the Montaner family’s most intimate moments including weddings, births, and celebrations.
[via press release from Disney+]
NEW DISNEY+ ORIGINAL FROM LATIN AMERICA, “LOS MONTANER” COMING TO DISNEY+ LATER THIS YEAR
Series Gives Audiences a Personal Look Inside the Lives of One of the Most Famous Families in Latin America
BURBANK, Calif. (May 12, 2022) – Coming to Disney+ later this year, “Los Montaner” a new Disney+ original documentary series, takes audiences inside the day-to-day life of one of Latin America’s most famous families, giving viewers access to the Montaner family’s most intimate moments including weddings, births, and celebrations, as well as, providing the audience with a behind-the-scenes look at their artistic careers.
“Los Montaner” follows the iconic family of the Montaners: Ricardo, Marlene, Mau, Ricky and Evaluna, and their significant others Stefi, Sara and Camilo. Ricardo the patriarch, has been one of the most prominent figures in Latin music for the past 40 years. More recently, Ricardo became a social media phenomenon. Ricardo and his family open up their lives, and their homes, to audiences in this series and reveal how they merge their private lives with their professional careers in front of the public eye, and demonstrate how they celebrate the milestones of their artistic careers and personal celebrations and handle challenges and emotionally trying situations.
The series offers cinematic moments and live music performances and showcases the family’s lifestyle in a vérité-style documentary made using mixed-media formats including cell phone footage and confessional interviews, as well as videos and photos from the family’s private archive. With a non-linear narrative, and a familiar and open style, “Los Montaner” invites the viewers at home to get to know each member of the Montaner clan intimately.
Created by the Montaner family and Lex Borrero. The ten episodes series is produced by NTERTAIN Studios and with creative collaboration by the Disney Branded Television unscripted team.
Executive producers are Lex Borrero, Tommy Mottola and Ivanni Rodriguez along with Ricardo, Marlene, Mau and Ricky Montaner. Santiago Zapata and Chris Smith also serve as executive producers and are showrunners and directors for NTERTAIN Studios’ series.
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NTERTAIN was founded in March 2021 by NEON16 co-founder and industry veteran, Lex Borrero, legendary music mogul Tommy Mottola and top representation firm Range Media Partners as a new entertainment and media company focusing on the creation, development, and production of premier content across all mediums. With decades of collective expertise, the 360° company and online broadcaster will bring Latin stories to the forefront by representing the global power and success of Latin talent, brands and culture.