Spanish actors Itziar Ituño and Najwa Nimri, who are known for their roles as Alicia Sierra and Raquel/Lisbon from the hit series Money Heist, have joined the cast of upcoming spin-off of the show, Berlin.
It is to be noted that both Itziar and Najwa played cops who tries to bust the group who is trying to heist banks. However, eventually while Raquel joined the heist group and rechristened herself as Lisbon, Najwa’s Alicia helps the group to escape.
Berlin will feature Pedro Alonso, who played jewel thief Andrés de Fonollosa or Berlin, in the Money Heist series. Along with him, the series will also feature Michelle Jenner, Tristan Ulloa, Julio Pena Fernandez, Joel Sanchez, Begona Vargas, among others. The series is created by Esther Martinez Lobato and Alex Pina, who wrote the eight episodes of the first season, along with David Oliva and David Berrocal. Albert Pintó, Barrocal and Geoffrey Cowper are directing.
Berlin will premiere in December.
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