THE Amazon Prime Video released new names for the cast of its next original series focused on the player Diego Maradona.
The project has the title, Maradona: Sueño Bendito and promises to guide the public through the ex-player’s journey through his childhood and important moments in his career. Maradona lived in Argentina, Spain and Italy working on several teams around the world.
The award-winning actor Nazareno Casero (History of a Clan), Juan Palomino (Magnifica 70) and Nicolas Goldschmidt (Supermax), have been cast as Maradona at key points in its history, spanning his early life in Argentina and through his prolific career.
Thus, complete the cast Julieta Cardinali (En Terapia, Valentin), Mercedes Morán (Motorcycle Diaries), Pepe Monge (Amor en Custodia), Peter Lanzani (El Clan) and Laura Esquivel (Patito Feo).
The series should also show the player’s decisive role in leading the Argentine national team towards victory at the 1986 World Cup in Mexico. It was not informed how the production will portray the controversial moments of the player’s career and personal life.
Maradona: Sueño Bendito does not have a scheduled release date.