- Since the announcement made by Netflix about the upcoming Money heist Season 5, fans are unable to control their excitement. And why not? The previous seasons were extremely successful making it feature in the list of the most-watched shows on the popular streaming platform, Netflix.
- If you are waiting for Money Heist Season 5 to hit the screens, the current blog post will prove to be entertaining and interesting for you.
- In this post, we will be talking about Money Heist Season 5, Returning Cast, a quick recap, and the new characters in Money Heist Season 5.
All about Money Heist Season 5
Money Heist, also known as La Casa De Papel in Spanish is about a group of robbers that choose Spanish banks as their soft targets. The show is extremely popular all across the world making it the most-watched show in a language other than English.
Money Heist started to entertain audiences in 2017 and is all set to entertain us again with its fifth season. Netflix has announced that Money Heist Season 5 will be released in two volumes of five episodes each. While the first volume is going to release in September, the other volume is going to release on the 3rd of December this year.
Since Money Heist Season 4 was in the top 10 global list of Netflix, it did not face the scissors and met with an amazing fate with the announcement of the upcoming season. Netflix has cut short many shows before they could come up with a conclusion for their stories.
Netflix confirmed the end of filming of Season 5 in May 2021 with a photo of the entire cast.
A quick recap of Money Heist Seasons 1-4
Seasons 1 and 2 dealt with the gang attacking the Royal Mint of Spain. In Seasons 3 and 4, the gang was seen trying to melt all the gold that the Bank of Spain had so that they could take the same.
Season 4 had both a dramatic start and end. In the beginning, we see one of the gang members, Nairobi (Alba Flores) trying to save her life inside the bank, while the Professor was seen escaping, fearing the death of the love of his life, Lisbon (ex-police officer). However, in the end, the professor executed a brilliant plan. Although Nairobi is seen as dead at the end.
Najwa Nimri’s version of “Bella Ciao” plays while the end credits of Season 4 are shown and adds to the thrill of the show.
All about the cast returning to Money Heist Season 5
Here’s the list:
1) Úrsula Corberó as Tokyo,
2) Álvaro Morte as The Professor,
3) Itziar Ituño as Lisbon,
4) Miguel Herrán as Rio,
5) Jaime Lorente as Denver,
6) Esther Acebo as Stockholm,
7) Enrique Arce as Arturo,
8) Darko Peric as Helsinki,
9) Hovik Keuchkerian as Bogotá,
10) Luka Peros as Marseille,
11) Belén Cuesta as Manila,
12) Fernando Cayo as Coronel Tamayo,
13) Rodrigo de la Serna as Palermo,
14) Najwa Nimri as Inspector Sierra,
15) José Manuel Poga as Gandía, and
16) Pedro Alonso as Berlín.
All about Money Heist Season 5 New Characters
1) Berlin’s Son, Rafael – We get to know about this new character from Netflix’s tweets. Patrick Criado plays the role of Rafael. Do you want to know more about Rafael? Well, he is 31 years old and has done his graduation in computer engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has one goal in his life and that is to not be like his father.
2) Tokyo’s love interest, Rene – Netflix has also tweeted about this new character Rene to be played by Miguel Angel Silvestre. Rene is the love interest of Tokyo and we saw a glimpse of him when the series began and Tokyo had mentioned that when the “story began”, “Tokyo” was not her name She had started as a mugger along with Rene and we saw her running from the police after Rene’s death in the first season.
3) Commander of the Special Forces, Sagasta – Manuel Seda plays the role of Sagasta who is sure to add to the thrills and excitement of the show. Sagasta is the Commander of the Special Forces of the Spanish Army and can go to any extent to accomplish a mission, and won’t mind being ruthless and heartless either if need be.
Can’t wait for Money Heist Season 5 to begin?
Imagine a situation where you are shown your favorite dish but asked not to eat till Christmas. Tough isn’t it? Well, waiting for Money Heist Season 5 is equally tough. The announcement of the new characters has certainly added to the excitement and we will all be waiting for Volume 1 with bated breath.