PUBLISHED: 13:06, Thu, Oct 15, 2020 | UPDATED: 13:31, Thu, Oct 15, 2020
Netflix will be releasing its new drama series Someone Has To Die on Friday, October 15. The show is set in the 1950s and has a large ensemble cast as a family drama plays out with devastating consequences. Express.co.uk looks at the cast of the show which is called Alguien tiene que morir in Spanish.
The highly anticipated new series set in conservative 1950s Mexico and sees young man Gabino (played by Alejandro Speitzer) returning home after an extended period away.
He is called back by his family to meet his intended fiancée Cayetana (Ester Expósito), who has been chosen for him.
However, there’s a catch when Gabino brings home a male ballerina dancer Lázaro (Isaac Hernández) with the two men’s alleged relationship sparking controversy.
The family will be left in uproar and reeling with some members taking matters into their own hands which could result in deadly consequences.
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Someone Has To Die has a large ensemble cast (Image: Netflix)
Someone Has To Die is set in conservative Mexico in the 1950s (Image: Netflix)
Someone Has To Die is a Spanish-Mexican co-production and has been created by House of Flowers writer Manolo Caro.
Caro served as a director and co-writer on Someone Has To Die alongside Fernando Pérez and Monika Revilla.
He said of the project: "Alguien tiene que morir is a wonderful challenge, my first project in Spain and the first outside comedy, which I was very nervous about.
“Having this cast is a dream came true and makes everything easier. I was very excited to start and now it's a reality,"
Someone Has To Die will see a tragic family drama play out (Image: Netflix)
Alejandro Speitzer takes on the role of dutiful son Gabino in this taut drama.