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. Ahead of the ultimate season, the makers of the Netflix crime-drama sat down to speak concerning the girls within the present and whether or not they may have the identical function in Money Heist season 5.
During an unique digital set go to and meet, Money Heist showrunner and government producer Álex Pina revealed that followers will see much more of the feminine robbers within the upcoming season.
“Are they going to play a crucial role at certain times? I would say very, very crucial. And we’ve added a new twist involving women in this fifth season,” Pina mentioned.
Money Heist has been narrated by Tokyo. Nairobi’s demise within the final season shocked followers. Female cops have led the investigation of each the heists. In reality, two girls characters – Lisbon and Stockholm began as Inspector Raquel Murillo and hostage Mónica Gaztambide, respectively, till they acquired new identities.
Further including how the writers have consciously given equal weightage to the feminine characters, Álex Pina asserted, “I think we have always worked equally well with women and men. In that sense, we remain committed to giving women a leading role, as at other times, men also have a leading role. I don’t think it is more or less: it remains the same.”
Money Heist season 4 ended on some huge cliff-hangers, one in every of them being Lisbon managing to enter the Bank of Spain the place the present theft is going down. 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 guide the heist contained in the financial institution and still have a significant function in reuniting the group emotionally and mentally.
Elaborating extra on Lisbon’s contribution within the fifth season, director and government producer Jesús Colmenar mentioned, “The new development this season is that Lisbon will be inside the Bank of Spain. And I think that’s a very new element and that gives the series a boost. Suddenly, seeing Lisbon with the red jumpsuit in charge of the heist and in constant communication with The Professor is totally new.”
Reiterating Álex Pina’s phrases, Colmenar added, “There are going to be big surprises, not just from one character but from several. In the first few episodes of the season, we are going to start seeing big surprises involving the women.”
Money Heist 5 will be a ten-episode season. It’ll be launched in two elements, the primary quantity popping out on Netflix on September 3, and the second quantity arriving on December 3.