Netflix, the worldâ€™s leading Internet television network, announced that production has commenced in various locations in Mexico on the new Spanish-language comedy and Netflix Original, Club de Cuervos, that will launch globally on Netflix in 2015.
The 13 episode series from Alazraki Entertainment, which reunites the team from â€œWe Are The Noblesâ€ with Luis Gerardo MÃ©ndez (â€œWe Are The Noblesâ€, â€œCantinflasâ€) in the leading role, centers on a family feud among heirs of a soccer club after the ownerâ€™s death.
The confirmed cast includes Mariana TreviÃ±o (“Una Ãšltima y Nos Vamosâ€, â€œAmor de Mis Amoresâ€), Stephanie Cayo (â€œLa HipocondrÃacaâ€), Daniel GimÃ©nez Cacho (â€œThe Zoneâ€ â€œTear My Heart Outâ€ â€œInnocent Voicesâ€ â€œBad Educationâ€), Antonio de la Vega (â€œLa Mentiraâ€), Ianis Guerrero (â€œWe Are The Noblesâ€), JesÃºs Zavala (â€œMalaventuraâ€), VerÃ³nica TerÃ¡n (â€œIn the Time of the Butterfliesâ€), Emilio Guerrero (â€œPulling Stringsâ€ â€œCapadociaâ€ â€œUnder the Saltâ€), Eileen YÃ¡Ã±ez (â€œCapadociaâ€), Carlos Bardem (â€œThe Zoneâ€), Oscar Olivares (â€œCapadociaâ€), SofÃa Sisniega (â€œGossip Girl: Acapulcoâ€) and SofÃa NiÃ±o de Rivera (stand-up comedian), among others.
Produced by Gaz Alazraki, Leo Zimbron and Mike Lam, the story was created by Mike Lam and will be directed by Gaz Alazraki for Netflix.
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About Alazraki Entertainment
Alazraki Entertainment is a production company based in Mexico that produces films, television series, plays, web content and commercials. Its focus is on shared strategic alliances with film and television studios to collaborate on projects with the freshest and most exciting talent in Mexico.