Why money heist (La casa de papel) is gaining so much popularity? Tamillrockers Webseries April 2020

Money heist, La casa de papel, Netflix webseries
Money heist aka (La casa de papel)

Money Heist is a Spanish (Crime film, Heist, Thriller, Telenovela) webseries available on digital platform Netflix. It’s first episode was released on 2 may 2017. Makers has released 2 seasons (4 parts). But it’s 4th part made it worldwide hit. It’s 4th part made it 3rd most watched content on Netflix in April 2020.
But why it is gaining so much popularity…? Money heist was released in April 2020, or say during COVID-19 crisis when people were haunting content like wolves. There was something different in Money heist then in any general crime, drama show. A series of suspense that made the story unpredictable. Actually, people were in love with the protagonist of the story “The professor”. And the gang which professor chose was the orphans, the people who don’t have anything to loose. These  bunch of elements made it much easier to connect with people.

Money heist poster and cast

This made money heist, a Spanish heist crime drama television series made by drinking createdlex. Series headed by professor reveals two long-drawn successors, on a royal mint of Spain, and on a bank of Spain. The series was initially started as a limited series stated in two parts. It was its original run of 15 episodes from the Spanish network antennas 3 via 23rd May 2017. Netflix acquired global streaming rights at the end of 2017. It added the series to 22 short episodes again and was released across the world, with the first start. Portion on the 20th of December 2017 followed by the second part on the 6th April 2018. In April 2018, netflix renewed the series with a substantially increased budget for a total of 16 new episodes. Part 3, with eight episodes, was released on 19th July 2019. Part 4, also with eight episodes, was released on the 3rd April 2020. A documentary belonging to producers and artists premiered on netflix on the same day, entitled mani manicist: the phenomenon.

Money Heist Professor

The Professor (Sergio Marquina) is a fictional character in the Netflix series Money Heist, portrayed by Álvaro Morte. He is the mastermind of the heist.
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Professor (Money heist)



•Úrsula Corberó as Silene Oliveira (Tokyo): a runaway robber until scouted by the Professor to participate in his plan; she also acts as an unreliable narrator.

•Álvaro Morte as Sergio Marquina (The Professor / Salvador “Salva” Martín): the mastermind of the heist who assembled the group, and Berlin’s brother.

•Itziar Ituño as Raquel Murillo (Lisbon): an inspector of the National Police Corps who is put in charge of the case until she joins the group in part 3.

•Pedro Alonso as Andrés de Fonollosa (Berlin): a terminally ill jewel thief and the Professor’s second-in-command and brother.

•Paco Tous as Agustín Ramos (Moscow) (part 1–2; featured part 3–4): a former miner turned criminal and Denver’s father.

•Alba Flores as Ágata Jiménez (Nairobi) (part 1–4): an expert in forgery in charge of printing the money for the group.

•Miguel Herrán as Aníbal Cortés (Rio): a young hacker.

•Jaime Lorente as Daniel / Ricardo[b] Ramos (Denver): Moscow’s son who joins him in the heist.

•Esther Acebo as Mónica Gaztambide (Stockholm): one of the hostages who is Arturo Román’s secretary and mistress, carrying his child out of wedlock. During the robbery, she falls in love with Denver and becomes an accomplice to the group.

•Enrique Arce as Arturo Román: a hostage and the former Director of the Royal Mint of Spain.


•María Pedraza as Alison Parker (part 1–2): a hostage and daughter of the British ambassador to Spain.

•Darko Perić as Mirko Dragic (Helsinki): a veteran Serbian soldier and Oslo’s cousin.

•Kiti Mánver as Mariví Fuentes (part 1–2; featured part 3–4): Raquel’s mother.

•Hovik Keuchkerian as Bogotá (part 3–4): an expert in metallurgy who joins the robbery of the Bank of Spain.

•Rodrigo de la Serna as Martín Berrote (Palermo / The Engineer) (part 3–4): an old Argentine friend of Berlin’s who planned the robbery of the Bank of Spain with him and assumed his place as commanding officer.

•Najwa Nimri as Alicia Sierra (part 3–4): a pregnant inspector of the National Police Corps put in charge of the case after Raquel departed from the force.

•Luka Peroš as Marseille (part 4; featured part 3): a member of the gang who joins the robbery of the Bank of Spain.

•Belén Cuesta as Julia (Manila) (part 4; featured part 3): godchild of Moscow and Denver’s childhood friend. She is a trans woman who joins the gang and poses as one of the hostages during the robbery of the Bank of Spain.

•Fernando Cayo as Colonel Luis Tamayo (part 4; featured part 3): a member of the Spanish Intelligence who oversees Alicia’s work on the case.

•Roberto Garcia Ruiz as Dimitri Mostovói / Radko Dragić[c] (Oslo) (part 1–2; featured part 3–4): a veteran Serbian soldier and Helsinki’s cousin.

•Fernando Soto as Ángel Rubio (part 1–2; featured part 3–4): a deputy inspector and Raquel’s second-in-command.

•Juan Fernández as Colonel Luis Prieto (part 1–2; featured part 3–4): a member of the Spanish Intelligence who oversees Raquel’s work on the case.

•Anna Gras as Mercedes Colmenar (part 1–2): Alison’s teacher and one of the hostages.

•Fran Morcillo as Pablo Ruiz (part 1): Alison’s schoolmate and one of the hostages.

•Clara Alvarado as Ariadna Cascales (part 1–2): one of the hostages who works in the Mint.

•Mario de la Rosa as Suárez: the chief of the Grupo Especial de Operaciones.

•Miquel García Borda as Alberto Vicuña (part 1–2; featured part 4): Raquel’s ex-husband and a forensic examiner.

•Naia Guz as Paula Vicuña Murillo: Raquel and Alberto’s daughter.

•José Manuel Poga as César Gandía (part 4; featured part 3): chief of security for the Bank of Spain who escapes from hostage and causes havoc for the group.

•Antonio Romero as Benito Antoñanzas (part 3–4): an assistant to Colonel Luis Tamayo, who is persuaded by the Professor to do tasks for him.

•Pep Munné as Mario Urbaneja (featured part 3–4): the governor of the Bank of Spain.

•Olalla Hernández as Amanda (featured part 3–4): a hostage that Arturo rapes.

•Mari Carmen Sánchez as Paquita (featured part 3–4): a hostage and a nurse who tends to Nairobi while she recovers.

•Carlos Suárez as Miguel Fernández (featured part 3–4): a nervous hostage.

•Ramón Agirre as Benjamín (featured part 4): father of Manila who aids the Professor in his plan.

•Ahikar Azcona as Matías Caño (featured part 3–4): a member of the group who largely guards the hostages.

•Antonio García Ferreras as himself (featured part 4): journalist.

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Overall MONEY HEIST is a marvelous show to watch. Enjoy the show on platform Netflix….

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