Netflix has acquired the rights of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s “One Hundred Years of Solitude”, one of the most celebrated novels of the twentieth century.
The streaming company announced Wednesday March 6th that it will adapt the 1967 novel into a Spanish language series. Most of it will be filmed in Colombia.
Garcia Marquez's sons Rodrigo Garcia and Gonzalo Garcia Barcha will serve as executive producers.
"One Hundred Years of Solitude" has sold an estimated 47 million copies and has been translated into 46 languages.