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Netflix continues betting on Spanish production. After worldwide successes such as ‘La casa de papel’, ‘Toy boy’, ‘Sky rojo’ or ‘Elite’, the home entertainment giant is aware of the good times that ‘made in Spain’ products are having and continues to bet on they. In this way you are already starting to promote ‘The longest night’, his new action thriller who is ready to conquer the planet. Here are the most important details you need to know to include it in your next viewing list.

Premiere and episodes

‘The longest night’, which was initially called Baruca, like the name of the prison in fiction, opens on next friday july 8th at 9:00 a.m. The series, which consists of a single season, has six episodes with a duration that oscillates between 42 and 48 minutes. This new story for Netflix is ​​created by Víctor Sierra and Xosé Morais (Neboa, Serramoura) and directed by Óscar Pedraza (Homeland, sky red)

Synopsis

The longest night takes place on Christmas Eve, when a group of armed men surrounds the Monte Baruca prison and cuts it off from the outside. His goal: to capture Simón Lago (Luis Callejo), a dangerous serial killer. If the guards hand it over to him, the assault will be over in a matter of minutes. But Hugo (Alberto Ammann), the warden, refuses to obey them and prepares to resist the attack.

Trailer for ‘The Longest Night’

Cast

The cast is led by the winner of a Goya, Albert Ammann (narcs, Cell 211) Y Louis Callejo (Below zero, late for anger). And complete with Barbara Goenaga (the good news, Oviedo Express), Jose Luis Garcia Perez (Puppy, state secrets), the winner of two Goya awards, Robert Alamo (God forgive us, The great Spanish family), Daniel Albaladejo (Isabel, The accident), Cecilia Freire (Velvet, Scoundrel), Xavier Deive (live without permission, Serramoura), Sabela Aran (Serramoura, Viradeira), Laia Manzanares (ax, The earth calling Ana), Caesar Matthew (welcome to eden, up to the sky), Lucia Diez (Velvet Collection, the cathedral of the sea) Y David Solans (The heirs of the earth, Merli), among others.

About the producer

Since its creation in 2003, LAZONA has produced 14 feature films and more than 50 plays, combining both critical and box office successes and awards. LAZONA Cinema stands out for There will not be peace for the evil ones (2011), directed by Enrique Urbizu, winner of six Goya awards including Best Film and Eight Basque Surnames (2014) directed by Emilio Martínez Lázaro which, together with its sequel, Eight Catalan Surnames (2015), make up the highest grossing Spanish franchise in history, with more than 15 million viewers. In fiction production for television, LAZONA has produced the series giants (2017/18- Q1 and Q2) and Freedom (2020), both directed by Enrique Urbizu.

Netflix continues betting on Spanish production. After worldwide successes such as ‘La casa de papel’, ‘Toy boy’, ‘Sky rojo’ or ‘Elite’, the home entertainment giant is aware of the good times that ‘made in Spain’ products are having and continues to bet on they. In this way you are already starting to promote ‘The longest night’, his new action thriller who is ready to conquer the planet. Here are the most important details you need to know to include it in your next viewing list.

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