Produced by the team behind one of the most popular and highest grossing Mexican films of all time, “We Are The Nobles,” the series will bring a family feud in the soccer world to life.
BEVERLY HILLS, CA, January 14, 2014 – Netflix, the world’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 “We Are The Nobles” with Luis Gerardo Méndez (“We Are The Nobles”, “Cantinflas”) in the leading role, centers on a family feud among heirs of a soccer club after the owner’s death.
The confirmed cast includes Mariana Treviño (“Una Última y Nos Vamos”, “Amor de Mis Amores”), Stephanie Cayo (“La Hipocondríaca”), Daniel Giménez Cacho (“The Zone” “Tear My Heart Out” “Innocent Voices” “Bad Education”), Antonio de la Vega (“La Mentira”), Ianis Guerrero (“We Are The Nobles”), Jesús Zavala (“Malaventura”), Verónica Terán (“In the Time of the Butterflies”), Emilio Guerrero (“Pulling Strings” “Capadocia” “Under the Salt”), Eileen Yáñez (“Capadocia”), Carlos Bardem (“The Zone”), Oscar Olivares (“Capadocia”), Sofía Sisniega (“Gossip Girl: Acapulco”) and Sofía Niño 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.