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Diego Ávalos

Vice President Originals - Spain, Portugal & Nordics at Netflix

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A Bit About Me

As Netflix’s vice president originals for Spain, Portugal, and Nordics, Diego Ávalos has led a storied career providing non-English language entertainment for the streaming platform’s worldwide viewers. He spearheaded the platform’s first original Spanish-language Netflix production, Club of Crows, a Mexican comedy-drama series. Diego Ávalos has also led Netflix’s efforts to expand Spanish-language content over the years, helping to bring series like Money Heist to global audiences with mass appeal. He remains dedicated to promoting diversity, innovation, and quality in all projects taken on by his team while overseeing the consolidation and operation of dedicated production facilities in Tres Cantos, Madrid.

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In the Press

The Best of What Spain Offers: 10 Reasons to Shoot There 

Ten reasons why Spain is a favorite for big-budget productions: Up to 70% Tax Incentives In 2020, a tax break hike catapulted...

Netflix Doubles Studio Capacity in Spain to 10 Sound Stages

Netflix is doubling its studio capacity in Spain, growing its sound stages from five to 10 at its complex in Tres Cantos, just north of Madrid.

Money Heist’ Creator Alex Pina Extends Netflix Deal, Greenlights Pandemic Series (Exclusive)

Alex Pina, the creator of Spanish-language Netflix hit Money Heist, has extended his global exclusive deal with the streamer...

‘Money Heist’ Cast and Creators Reflect on Netflix’s Global Hit as the Series Comes to an End

Diego Ávalos, Netflix’s VP of original content in Spain, distinctly remembers the encounter that led to his company licensing...

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