Yalitza Aparicio is heading to the small display because of the primary all-Spanish-language sequence on Apple TV+. The Mexican actress, who starred because the beloved Cleo in Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma, takes a lead function in Familia de Medianoche. The sequence is predicated on the documentary Midnight Household, based on Selection.
The solid consists of Joaquin Cosío (Narcos: México, Gentefied), Óscar Jaenada (Luis Miguel: The Sequence), and Renata Vaca (Dale Fuel). The drama sequence will observe Marigaby (Vaca) who’s learning medication in the course of the day however helps her household’s personal ambulance enterprise by evening. Alongside her father (Cosío) and siblings Marcus (Diego Calva) and Julito (Sergio Bautista), she helps chilangos in Mexico Metropolis in want of medical consideration. “What pleasure!” Vaca wrote on Instagram.
The present is without doubt one of the first main performing gigs for Aparicio, who was nominated for greatest actress on the 2019 Oscars for her function as a loving housekeeper within the Golden Globe-winning movie, Roma.
Aparicio can be set to look in horror movie Presencias through TelevisaUnivision’s Vix+ streaming service this yr. “It is a story a couple of man who, after his spouse’s homicide, launches his personal investigation to search out her killer,” she stated in regards to the sequence, per Deadline. “His investigation takes place on the scene of the crime: a cabin within the woods the place he spent a big a part of his childhood. Earlier than lengthy, he notices many unusual occurrences going down and is pressured with going through a terrifying actuality.”
Familia de Medianoche — developed by Gibrán Portela and Julio Rojas — is presently filming in Mexico Metropolis. Fabula, the corporate that produced Academy Award winner A Implausible Lady, is government producing the sequence.