Person details

Class 2011

Martín Oteui Piñeyrúa is a young showrunner, producer and screenwriter born in Montevideo, Uruguay.

When he was just 19 he created, developed and wrote a police procedural series, Salsipuedes, for Taxi Films company and hasn’t stopped working since. For two years, Martín was part of the Creative and Development department at The Format Factory, where he ran several successful TV shows like Prove To Me You Love Me, Home Lab and Sun Model Punta del Este. Currently he heads the web tv project Montevideo Comm, the most visited website in Uruguay. He is a professor at the University of Montevideo. Martín was recently hired by Zur Films, one of the leading production companies in Uruguay to run two new prime time shows on Channel 12, the most viewed station in the country.