Fully named Álvaro Antonio García Pérez, Spanish actor Álvaro Morte gained global stardom by playing the role of the sly, cunning mastermind of the television series ‘Money Heist’. His role as The Professor earned him both critical acclaim and public recognition.
For most of his life, Morte took up minor roles in dramas and movies. In 2012, he established a theater company named 300 Pistolas. Before Morte was cast on ‘Money Heist,’ he was a part of a Spanish telenovela titled ‘El secreto de Puente Viejo.’
Mexican-American actor Manuel Garcia-Rulfo is known for his role in movies such as 'Bless Me, Ultima', and 'Cake', alongside the TV show 'From Dusk till Dawn: The Series.' He had started studying at New York Film Academy but soon returned to Mexico to resume his acting career.
His first major American project was 'Bless Me, Ultima' which was released in 2012. However, his real shot at glory arrived with his portrayal of the outlaw Vasquez in the 2016 remake of 'The Magnificent Seven.' He recently landed the role of Mickey Haller in the Netflix television adaptation of 'The Lincoln Lawyer'.
Ana de Armas
Ana Celia de Armas Caso is a Spanish and Cuban actress that rose to fame with her roles in movies like 'Knock Knock' and 'Knives Out'. Her acting career began when she was in Cuba and took up a leading role in 'Una rosa de Francia', a romantic drama.
She moved to Spain when she was only 18 and starred in a fan-favorite teen drama titled 'El Internado'. Ana’s role lasted for six seasons, spanning from 2007 to 2010. The actress’s career truly took flight with her role as a holographic AI projection in the 2017 movie 'Blade Runner 2049.'
Pedro Almodóvar is a multifaceted individual in the film industry. He is a screenwriter, director, producer, and former actor. Considered the flagbearer of New Spanish Cinema after the Franco era, Almodóvar is recognized for films like "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown", where he realistically depicted the struggles of a woman.
The Spanish genius’ films are characterized by their bold color, irrelevant humor, flashy décor, melodrama, pop culture references, and complicated narratives. Over the years, he has received numerous accolades for his work, including an Academy Award for Best International Feature Film.
Many might think that Georgina Rodriguez only became famous because of her relationship with football megastar Cristiano Ronaldo, but she had a significant career beforehand. The model and dancer is an internet influencer with over 30 million followers across various social media platforms.
She used to work as a waitress in her hometown of Jaca before her family moved to Bristol, England. Rodriquez met Ronaldo in a Gucci store in Madrid, where she used to work as a shop assistant.