September 26, 2016--Netflix has announced the filming its first Original Series created by Ramon Campos and Gema R. Neira, written by Ramon Campos, Gema R. Neira and Maria Jose Rustarazo and directed by Carlos Sedes and David Pinillos. Las Chicas del Cable (Cable Girls) begins production today in Madrid. Netflix announced that Yon González and Blanca Suárez will be the faces of the production set in early 20th century Madrid. Filming for the series began Monday September 26th in Madrid. These two actors who were also co-stars in the hit series El Internado, will be joined by Nadia de Santiago (Musarañas, Amar es para siempre); Ana Fernández (Los protegidos), Maggie Civantos (Vis a vis), Ana Polvorosa (Aída, Amar en tiempos revueltos), Martiño Rivas (El internado, Tres bodas de más), Nico Romero (Cita a ciegas), Borja Luna (Isabel), Sergio Mur (Gran Reserva) and Concha Velasco (Bajo sospecha, Motivos personales).Erik Barmack, Netflix's International Vice President of Original Series commented: "We at Netflix are tremendously excited about the start of filming of our first original Spanish series with such a formidable technical and artistic team. We have full confidence that Teresa and Ramon as creators of series of international success such as Grand Hotel and Velvet, will produce a unique and exciting story. "
Las Chicas del Cable will air world-wide on Netflix in 2017.
'Las chicas del cable' Comienzan a Trabajar, El Periodico Tele, September 26, 2016
Netflix desvela el reparto completo de 'Las chicas del cable', Vanitatis September 26, 2016
Blanca Suárez y Yon González protagonizan 'Las chicas del cable', la primera serie española de Netflix, El Huffington Post September 26, 2016
September 16, 2016--It looks like the casting is well underway for Yon González's new series Las Chicas del Cable (Cable Girls), the new Netflix Original Series. Concha Velasco who played in Grand Hotel (Angela) and in Bajo Sospecha (Adela Valcarcel) along with Yon, will also star in the first Netflix Original Series to be made in Spain. We can't wait to see the rest of the cast..
September 14, 2016--A few weeks ago we reported that Yon González was signed to star in Netflix's first ever Original Series to be made in Spain. Today we report that Martiño Rivas, the Spanish actor who co-starred with Yon in the hit series El Internado will also join the cast. Rivas and González will be joined by Blanca Suárez (also in El Internado), Ana Polvorosa (Mentiras y Gordas), Maggie Civantos (Vis a Vis) and Ana Fernandez (Los Quien). The series is being produced by Bambu Producciones who are the creators of Grand Hotel, Bajo Sospecha and Velvet.
Source: MARTIÑO RIVAS FICHA POR 'LAS CHICAS DEL CABLE' DE NETFLIX, Bluper September 14, 2016.