Nickelodeon Brazil (Brasil) will start to premiere and show Heidi Bienvenida a Casa, Nickelodeon Latin America's (Latinoamérica) brand-new live-action teen series, locally titled Heidi, Bem-Vinda à Casa, inspired by the 1880 novel Heidi by Johanna Spyri that tells the story of a young girl full of charm who leaves her mountain home for the city, from Monday 13th March 2017!
Leading up to the premiere, MundoNick.com.br and the Nick Play app will offer a exclusive preview of the all-new series on Friday 10th March 2017.
Heidi, Bem-Vinda à Casa follows Heidi, a charming girl who lives on the mountain with her grandfather, her best friend and her animals. One day, Heidi's Aunt Dete arrives to take her to the city. In her new home, Heidi will have many new friends, learn many new things she never learnt in the mountains, and must try to return the smile to Clara, a sad girl who lost her smile when her mother left the mansion.
The series invites viewers to experience the fantasy world of Heidi in a modern day setting. The series is full of humor, songs and passion and takes place in a colorful aesthetic and cinematic setting that creates a magical universe.
Heidi, Bem-Vinda à Casa stars star young Argentine actress Chiara Francia (Patito feo, Consentidos, Chica vampiro), the daughter of the shows producer Javier Francia, Mercedes Lambre (Violetta), Florencia Benítez (Violetta, Sueña conmigo), Victorio D’Alessandro (Casi ángeles), and Minerva Casero (Esperanza mía), as well as many more outstanding actors and actresses.
On Nickelodeon Brasil's official Heidi, Bem-Vinda à Casa website, fans can more information about the series and the characters in the show - Heidi, Toro, Clara, Emma, Pedro, Maxine, Boris, Sesemann, Rottermeier, Dete, Morena, Junior, Lolo, Abril, Sol, Diego, Imanol, Oliver, Vicky, Ulises, Rita, Paulina, and Gerardo - plus photo galleries, including photos from the orange carpet premiere of Heidi, Bem-Vinda à Casa, and exclusive video clips!
The 60×45-minute show, produced entirely in Argentina, is created by Argentinian author Marcela Citterio, writer of Nickelodeon Latinoamérica's hit series Chica Vampiro and Yo soy Franky, in addition to the acclaimed Patito feo. The series is a co-production between Mondo TV subsidiary Mondo TV Iberoamerica and Javier Francia of Alianzas Producciones.
Heidi, Bienvenida a Casa has been renewed for two additional seasons, tentatively titled Heidi, bienvenida to show and Heidi, bienvendia a la fama, head of the series premiere in March. Season two will begin production in April 2017 and will air towards the end of the year, and season three will begin shooting in July 2017.
Additionally, Mondo TV has announced that the Madrid, Spain-based distributor has licensed the series in three markers in Latinoamérica: Red Uno in Bolivia, Teletica in Costa Rica and Megavisión in El Salvador. Furthermore, Mondo TV Iberoamerica Group will take on worldwide distribution, excluding Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay, for the upcoming seasons.
To celebrate the launch of Heidi Bienvenida a Casa on Nickelodeon, the channel hosted a special event on Thursday 2nd March 2017 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Buenos Aires with the cast and production crew of the new series.
The show’s launch will also support the series’ licensing program, which will be taken on by Smilehood in Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia; and Agosin in Chile and Peru.
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