Money Heist Season 5, also known as La Casa de Papel, will officially arrive on Netflix sometime in 2021. Sad as it may be, this season will mark the end of the phenomenal series.
Money Heist Season 5 is a Spanish crime television drama series created by Alex Pina. The series traces its origins to intricately pre-meditated heists led by the Professor for the Royal Mint of Spain and the Bank of Spain. Thus, season 5, following suit from previous seasons, will be full of surprising twists and turns.
Initially released in 2017, Money Heist became the most-watched series in 2018. The series received several awards in the 46th International Emmy Awards, including Best Drama Series.
What to expect in season 5
Reportedly, the fifth installment will feature 10 episodes. Filming begins in Denmark and onto Spain and Portugal.
— Money Heist (@moneyheistx) June 23, 2020
Creator and producer Alex Piña talks about breaking up the band. They have spent almost a year planning and mapping the unfolding of the band’s break-up. He stated,
“We’ve spent almost a year thinking about how to break up the band. How to put the Professor on the ropes. How to get into situations that are irreversible for many characters. The result is the fifth part of La Casa de Papel.”
“The war reaches its most extreme and savage levels, but it is also the most epic and exciting season.”
Theories and speculations
Speculations are running wild among its followers. What’s next for the Money Heist on-screen lovers Stockholm and Denver? In season 4, one episode showed them arguing and another season showing Denver upset when he discovered Stockholm secretly planning to meet with Arturo.
— Money Heist (@moneyheistx) April 27, 2020
Fans have also speculated that the Professor will turn on Lisbon. Furthermore, it is rumored that the Professor is keen on returning to his former life. To do that, he also has to turn his back on Lisbon and their new-found love.
Cast and their roles
Alvaro Morte (the Professor) and Ursula Corbero (Tokyo) are coming back to reprise their roles. Joining them are Itziar Ituño (Lisbon), Miguel Herrán (Rio), Jaime Lorente (Denver), Esther Acebo (Stockholm), Rodrigo De la Serna (Palermo), Darko Peric (Helsinki), Hovik Keuchkerian (Bogotá), and Luka Peros (Marsella).
Though not yet confirmed, Pedro Alonso, who plays Berlin, is expected to join the main cast this season. Other cast members, whose stories were left on a cliffhanger from the previous season, are also expected to return: Enrique Arce (Arturo), Najwa Nimri (Alicia Sierra), Belen Cuesta (Manila), and Jose Manuel Poga (Gandia).
Moreover, joining the cast are two new members, Miguel Angel Silvestre and Jose Manuel Seda. Their roles are yet unknown, but following the series’ trend, they will surely be glamourous and intricately intriguing.
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