Salma Hayek Produced Film ‘Quiero Tu Vida’ For Vix+ Announces Cast – Deadline
EXCLUSIVE: The film produced by Salma Hayek Pinault Quiero Tu Vida (I want your life) for TelevisaUnivision’s Vix+ has announced its main cast as production begins in Mexico City.
The romantic fantasy feature film stars Erick Elías (Tormenta en el Paraiso, The Hotel de los Secretos), Zuria Vega (Que te Perdone Dios, Mi Marido Tiene Familia), Barbara de Regil (The Torito, Rosario Tijeras), Jesus Zavala (La Boda de Valentina, Accomplices) and Natalia Téllez (Sign out and Te Acuerdas de Mi).
Quiero Tu Vida follows Nico (Elías), a young footballer whose promising career comes to an abrupt end when he suffers a devastating injury on the pitch. Eight years later, Nico turns into a bitter man who keeps fantasizing about what his life could have been like.
When the universe magically gives him the opportunity to live the life he’s always dreamed of, Nico learns that fame and glory can be deceiving and sometimes happiness comes in the most unexpected ways.
The film, based on a screenplay by José Tamez and Garcia Castro, is produced by Hayek Pinault and Tamez under their Ventanarosa banner along with Jorge Garcia Castro. Jorge Colon (Sin Ella, Tired of kissing frogs) holds the position of director.
This is the first project under TelevisaUnivision’s recently announced first-look deal with Ventanarosa Productions to produce Spanish-language feature films exclusively for Vix+.