Globo Evolves into Media Tech Company

Published on May 17, 2019

Globo’s new telenovela “Orphans of the Land” (Orfaos de Terra) drew wild applause at its La Screenings sneak peek showcase this week. Debuting in Brazil just last April 2nd, the slickly produced soap about refugees in Brazil, was written by Intl’l Emmy-winning showrunners Duca Rachid and Thelma Guedes (“Rare Jewel”).

Since its April 2 debut on Globo in Brazil, the telenovela has scored an average primetime audience of 27 million people a day. The telenovela of some 150 episodes turns on two refugees, a Syrian woman fleeing from her country’s civil war and her Lebanese lover who seek to restart

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Author: Anna Marie de la Fuente