CBS Studios International and Globoplay declared today a select SVOD permitting bargain for the main run rights in Brazil of the widely praised new CBS arrangement EVIL.
Robert and Michelle King, makers of THE GOOD FIGHT and “The Good Wife,” EVIL is set to launch on Globoplay, the SVoD administration from TV Globo, on Nov. 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 series 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.”
Globoplay is the biggest Brazilian streaming service with about 22 million daily users. The platform offers original content, films and international series, including exclusive productions, which will only be streamed online. Globoplay also features productions from Globosat channels and all Globo TV shows, allowing its subscribers to access anytime and anywhere what is airing, what has been aired and what will be aired.