The coronavirus crisis continues to hit Spain hard with 11,193 new cases and 239 more deaths. A lack of control in the pandemic that is affecting many industries, including the audiovisual sector. In recent weeks we are witnessing the stoppage or delays of several television shootings when cases of Covid-19 were detected in his equipment, as happened with ‘Elite’, ‘The island of temptations’ or ‘Caramelo’. As FormulaTV has learned exclusively, the filming of ‘Alba’ has been paralyzed by several positive cases of coronavirus in his team.
Álvaro Rico, Pol Hermoso and Jason Fernández on the set of ‘Alba’
The Atresmedia series, produced by Boomerang TV, you have activated the security protocol to act quickly on the problem. PCR tests have been carried out on all the technical and artistic team and, as this portal has learned, the vast majority of the cast has tested negative for Covid-19. Nonetheless, several cast members are infected, but they are fine and with hardly any symptoms.
At the moment, it is unknown when the recordings of ‘Alba’ will resume. Both the producer and the chain They are evaluating possible dates to restructure the shooting plan, which was scheduled to end in November. Currently, the recordings are in an advanced state, focusing on sequences from episode ten. Except for changes caused by this setback, the idea is to return to Villajoyosa in October to continue recording at this location.
This is ‘Alba’
Elena Rivera is the protagonist of ‘Alba’, the Spanish adaptation of the hit Turkish telenovela ‘Fatmagül’. Along with the actress from ‘Cuéntame como pasa’ and ‘Inés del alma mía’, the cast is completed by Eric Masip, Álvaro Rico, Adriana Ozores, Pol Hermoso, Jason Fernández, Miquel Fernández and Tito Valverde, among others. The series is an emotional drama that begins with a multiple rape of a young woman you will have to overcome numerous obstacles to do justice.