Money Heist has struck a chord with the viewers not only for its crisp plot, mind-boggling twists and good casting, but additionally as a result of it boasts of feminine characters who’re essential to the proceedings. Forward of the ultimate season, the makers of the Netflix crime-drama sat down to speak in regards to the girls within the present and whether or not they will have the identical function in Money Heist season 5.
Throughout an unique digital set go to and meet, Money Heist showrunner and govt producer Álex Pina revealed that followers will see a lot extra of the feminine robbers within the upcoming season.
“Are they going to play a essential function at sure instances? I’d say very, very essential. And we’ve added a new twist involving girls on this fifth season,” Pina stated.
Money Heist has been narrated by Tokyo. Nairobi’s dying within the final season shocked followers. Feminine cops have led the investigation of each the heists. In truth, two girls characters – Lisbon and Stockholm began as Inspector Raquel Murillo and hostage Mónica Gaztambide, respectively, till they acquired new identities.
Additional including how the writers have consciously given equal weightage to the feminine characters, Álex Pina asserted, “I believe we have at all times labored equally nicely with ladies and men. In that sense, we stay dedicated to giving girls a main function, as at different instances, males additionally have a main function. I don’t assume it is kind of: it stays the identical.”
Money Heist season 4 ended on some large cliff-hangers, one among them being Lisbon managing to enter the Financial institution of Spain the place the present theft is happening. Raquel aka Lisbon made her approach into the constructing after being dropped by way of a chopper, after Gandía shot Nairobi at point-blank, leaving the gang emotionally damaged. Lisbon is predicted to steer the heist contained in the financial institution and likewise have a main function in reuniting the workforce emotionally and mentally.
Elaborating extra on Lisbon’s contribution within the fifth season, director and govt producer Jesús Colmenar stated, “The new growth this season is that Lisbon will be contained in the Financial institution of Spain. And I believe that’s a very new aspect and that provides the sequence a enhance. Out of the blue, seeing Lisbon with the crimson jumpsuit accountable for the heist and in fixed communication with The Professor is completely new.”
Reiterating Álex Pina’s phrases, Colmenar added, “There are going to be large surprises, not simply from one character however from a number of. Within the first few episodes of the season, we’re going to begin seeing large surprises involving the ladies.”
Money Heist 5 will be a ten-episode season. It’ll be launched in two components, the primary quantity popping out on Netflix on September 3, and the second quantity arriving on December 3.