Prime has picked up Spanish and Latin American streaming rights to “Hernan,” the much-anticipated Spanish conquistador series produced by Spain’s Onza Entertainment
’s Dopamine, a Salinas Group company.
giant plans to bow the eight-episode series later this year, in time to mark the 500th anniversary of the Spanish conquistador Hernan Cortes
’ arrival in Mexico.
Set in 1519, the ambitious series turns on the conquest of Mexico by Cortés and his troops, and will be narrated by the protagonists of this momentous time in Mexico and Spain’s history, from Moctezuma to Alvarado, Olid to Malintzin.
Spanish actor Oscar Jaenada, known for his roles in “Cantinflas
” and “Luis Miguel: The Series,” plays the conquistador.
Jaenada leads a cast from Mexico and Spain including Víctor Clavijo
(Captain Cristóbal de Olid), Michel Brown
(Captain Alvarado), Dagoberto Gama
(Moctezuma), Jorge Guerrero (Xiconténcatl), Almagro San Miguel
(Captain Sandoval), Ishbel Bautista