A Spanish riff on Breaking Bad
-- a drama called Metastasis
-- debuted last month across South America and the United States. It's faithful to the original -- in fact, the show is almost a scene-for-scene remake. (One fan posted a side-by-side comparison of the first episodes from both shows on Youtube. Watch the video below the cut.)
Jian talks to Colombia's Diego Trujillo
, who stars as Walter Blanco, about playing a new version of an iconic character and working on other Spanish-language adaptations of American shows, like Grey's Anatomy
and Desperate Housewives.
Here's a side-by-side comparison of the first episodes of Breaking Bad