Ahead of the end of its fifth and final season, the platform confirmed that the Spanish series will have a spin-off focused on the character of Andrés de Fonollosa, which will premiere internationally in 2023.
A few days before the premiere of the second part of its fifth and final season, which will arrive on Netflix this Friday, December 3, the platform made a big announcement Money Heist fans: the Spanish series will have a spin-off.
Titled Berlin, the new series will expand the universe of the Spanish success, with a story centered on the character of Andrés de Fonollosa, played by Pedro Alonso.
With production scheduled to begin in 2022, Berlin would debut on Netflix internationally in 2023.
The digital platform did not share many more details of the new production, but the Berlin character is the second in command of the robbery of the Royal Spanish Mint and also planned the robbery of the Bank of Spain, which he shared with El Professor and Palermo.
Money Heist was created by Alex Pina and tells the story of bank robberies through the perspective of one of the robbers, Tokio, played by Ursula Corbero. It also stars Álvaro Morte, Itziar Ituño, Miguel Herrán, Jaime Lorente, Esther Acebo, Enrique Arce, Rodrigo de la Serna, Darko Peric, Najwa Nimri, Hovik Keuchkerian, Luka Peros, Belén Cuesta, Fernando Cayo, Fernando Soto, Jose Manuel Poga and Mario de la Rosa.
Pina, who has a general contract with Netflix, produces the series, which was originally commissioned by Spain’s Antena 3, along with Sonia Martínez, Jesús Colmenar, Esther Martínez Lobato and Nacho Manubens.