Irma Correa

About Irma

Irma Correa is a screenwriter, playwright and actress. She has received various national and international awards, such as the Shift Award for Best Series, the Golden Addict Award for Best Social Series and the TV and Novelas Award for Best National Production Abroad, for 'The Promise'; the Max Award for Best New Show for 'From the Invisible'; and the Sgae Award for 'Friday'. She has also been nominated for the prestigious 2020 Helen Hayes Awards for Best Playwright.

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The Spanish Civil War drama being helmed by The Handmaid’s Tale EP Matthew Hastings has found its scribe. Irma Correa, whose past credits include Netflix Spain hits Alba and If Only, is penning the drama, which was first revealed by Deadline in 2022 and is produced by My Life with the Walter Boys indie iGeneration Studios. Inspired by real life events, Villa Paz follows a […]

After its double stint, first on Atresplayer Premium and then on Antena 3, the Spanish series has placed itself in the ‘World Top’ on Netflix. For some time now we have seen how Spanish fiction has managed to place itself among the most popular productions on Netflix, with outstanding examples […]

The play ‘The Nocturnes‘, written by Irma Correa and directed by Magüi Mira, has sold out just a few days after its premiere at the Teatro Español. ‘The Nocturnes‘, starring Marta Etura and Jorge Bedoya, tells the love story of Frederic Chopin and George Sand, and the insurmountable narrative that […]

Atresmedia has presented ‘Alba’ at it’s recent event; the Spanish adaptation of the hit ‘Fatmagül‘, the Turkish soap opera that Nova aired and which paved the way for Ottoman fiction in our country. After its premiere on Atresplayer Premium in March last year, the series is now pending its premiere […]

Megan Montaner, Miquel Fernández and Michel Noher lead the cast of the new Netflix series created by Ece Yörenç with the support of Ay Yapim and adapted by Irma Correa. Netflix has announced the start of shooting for ‘If Only’, its new series created by Turkish screenwriter Ece Yörenç, author of series […]

Netflix has announced the production from Spain of ‘If Only’, a project created by screenwriter Ece Yörenç (who previously made the successful ‘Fatmagül’), after its cancellation in Turkey due to the controversial inclusion of a gay character. This new version will be titled ‘If Only‘ and will be made by […]

The LaJoven Theatre Company, (Best Cultural Industries Project 2019 from the Ministry of Culture), returns to the Teatros del Canal to pay tribute to the writer Emilia Pardo Bazán with ‘Ulloa‘, written by Irma Correa and directed by José Luis Arellano. The performances will take place from the 1st to the 4th of April in […]

Inspired by the successful ‘Fatmagül’, ‘Alba’ is an emotional drama whose starting point is the multiple rape of a young woman who fights against the rich and powerful family of her aggressors to get justice. ‘Alba’ is a Boomerang TV production for Atresmedia TV for Antena 3’s Prime Time. The […]

The play became a success since its premiere in 2018 at the Teatro Pérez Galdós. In 2019, this proposal by Unahoramenos Producciones received four nominations for the Max Awards and six for the Réplica Awards. Irma Correa was a finalist for Best Author for this text that is inspired by […]

‘Electra’, in a version by Irma Correa, will premiere on November the 6th, 7th and 8th as part of the ‘Galdós in the Español’ series. “Galdós recreates brave, intelligent, hard-working, audacious, ingenious, erudite, modern, self-sacrificing women”. The enumeration is by Pilar Valenciano, coordinator of ‘Galdós in the Español’, a cycle […]