Súper campeones / Super Champions
Lorenzo Parro – Txemi Parra / U.S. / Fiction / 2015 / 7min
Lorenzo and Txemi, both from Bilbao, are die-hard fans of Athletic de Bilbao, the only soccer club in the world that doesn’t hire foreigners and only play with local players. They decide to come to the NBC studios in New York to sell a show about soccer and whose protagonist will be Athletic Bilbao. The executives at NBC like the idea and are willing to produce the show. They just have certain conditions.
Lorenzo y Txemi, bilbaínos, son fieles seguidores del Athletic de Bilbao, el único club del mundo que no ficha extranjeros y juega con jugadores nacidos en la provincia, deciden acudir a los estudios de la NBC en New York, a vender un show sobre fútbol cuyo protagonista, como no, será el Athletic de Bilbao. A los directivos de la NBC le gusta la idea y están dispuestos a producir el show pero con sus condiciones.
Festivals / Awards: Premio de Público Bilbao Web serie Festival 2015.
Txemi Parra is an actor, screenwriter and comedian with more than 15 years of experience in Spain. As an actor he has participated both in series, tv movies and plays. The t.v shows include El Comisario, Petra Delicado, 7 vidas, Paraiso, La Lola. He was a Globomedia´s screenwritter where wrote shows such as 7 Vidas, Aída, Los Serrano, El Internado or Águila Roja. As an author he won the award “Ciudad de Donosti” with La Manzana. And he has opened three Plays in the C.C.E. in Miami.He writes and plays the web serie Bilbainadas en Ny.He was one of the first Paramount Channel comedians and finalist of El Club de la comedia. His first novel Los muertos no comen yogures is published in Spain in 2016.
Lorenzo Parro is know for his work in movies like Soldiers in the Shadow, Radio Borough Station, Ocaso and Come Home Raquel. He has also written and directed the plays: Homeless The invisible People and Look Who’s in thá Army Now. He has created and written the TV shows: Los Llaveritos de TIN (Azteca America), the comedy show No Me Puedo Levantar, and Late Night Show TuNite con Lorenzo Parro (Telemundo).