Tania Saracho, who created the Stars series Life Which lasted for three seasons, set a new project on the streamer 7 Saracho is currently working on a half-hour drama Love songIt was announced on Thursday.
Musician and actor Johnny Flynn will work as a co-executive producer and composer.
Love song Two Mexican Americans living in London follow a childhood friend when they are both involved in an abusive love triangle with the same charming singer-songwriter. A love story born out of betrayal and with the value of friendship. Set in the East London music scene, the series begins with a cinematic thought about the value of love, sex, identity, purpose and happiness.
The news comes ahead of Starz’s inaugural #TakeTheLead summit on Thursday, which will count on Saracho’s participation in the “Power of Allies” panel on the fight for representation.
Katherine Busby, president of Starz’s original programming, said, “We are thrilled to partner with Tania to bring this brave and alluring love story to life.” Life Per Love song At Sturge, his dedication to the Latin presentation embodies the spirit of #TakeTheLead.
A division of Universal Studios Group, through its overall agreement with UCP, will produce Saracho Executive Love songWith co-executive Christine DeVille, under the production banner Ojala Productions.
“This story is a child of epidemics, born out of a time when we longed for love stories to soothe the soul and enlighten through dark times. This is also when the light of Johnny Flynn’s music found me and illuminated the story. When I spent five months in London, Johnny was generous enough to lead me through the vivid experience of his East London music scene, which now belongs to the world of ‘LoveSong’, “said Saracho. “It’s wonderful to visit Sturge’s house to imagine my new love story, a place that truly nurtured and supported me when I created the love story of two Hernandez sisters. LifeAnd I can’t be happier to come back to bring this new story to life. “
Love song Sturge will be produced by UCP and Lionsgate Television. The series will be overseen by Catherine Tyus-Adair Sturge, Senior Vice President of Original Programming. Lizgate Television will be overseen by Liz Weill and Ebony Hicklin, Director of Development, and Scott Herbst, Executive Vice President and Head of Scripted Development, and Jocelyn Sabo, Senior Vice President.