The most demanded Netflix series Money Heist season 5 is just announced by Netflix, but there’s heartbreak for the masterminded heist fans. The season 5 is to be the final season, wrapping the on-going heist at “The bank of Spain.”
Spanish crime series “Money Heist: La Casa De Papel” won critical acclaim all over the the globe with its thrilling story-line, enveloped with mind twisting strategies of “The Professor.” Every season of the series came up with new exhilarating plots for the audience, hence it became most watched series all over the world.
However, the eminent web series is sadly coming to its end as Money heist season 5 marks the finale of the highly adored red suited robbers.
About Money Heist season 5:
Popular Spanish screenplay Money Heist: La Casa De Papel is created by Alex Pina. Originally, the series was intended to last 2 seasons, nevertheless, with its amazing viewership records, it was extended by Netflix for three more parts.
The termination of the iconic on-going heist is something most awaited by the audience. We have observed Professor’s plan falling apart at the bank of Spain, so it is to find out if the heist planned by Berlin would be successful at last.
Alex Pina, the show-runner of this applauded content, stated about money heist season 5:
“We’ve spent almost year thinking about how to break up the band. How to put the Professor on the ropes. How to get into situations that are irreversible for many characters. The result is the fifth part of La Casa de Papel [‘The House of Paper’, as Money Heist is known in Spanish]. The war reaches its most extreme and savage levels, but it is also the most epic and exciting season.”
From the statement of Pina, it is quite clear that Money Heist Season 5 has something huge and electrifying in store, that adds to the public’s eagerness for the grand finale.
Money Heist Season 5 Cast:
All the charismatic survivors of the two heists are coming back for the finale. Those are:
- Álvaro Morte as The Professor,
- Úrsula Coberó as Tokyo,
- Itziar Ituño as Lisbon,
- Miguel Herrán as Rio,
- Jaime Lorente as Denver,
- Esther Acebo as Stockholm,
- Enrique Arce as Arturo,
- Darko Peric as Helsinki,
- Hovik Keuchkerian as Bogotá,
- Luka Peros as Marseille,
- Belén Cuesta as Manila,
- Fernando Cayo as Coronel Tamayo,
- Rodrigo de la Serna as Palermo,
- Najwa Nimri as Inspector Sierra,
- José Manuel Poga as Gandía.
Although, the character of Berlin (played by Pedro Alonso) died in the first season, he will also make appearance in flashbacks like he does in every season, whereas the character of Nairobi (Alba Flores) said her final goodbye in part 4.
Moreover, Miguel Ángel Silvestre (Sky Rojo, Sense 8) and Patrick Criado (Goya award nominee for La gran familia española, Vivir sin permiso) have been confirmed as new additions to the ensemble cast.
Expected Release date:
The airing date for money heist season 5 is not yet finalized, however it is expected to release in April 2021.
In addition, Season five will shoot in Spain, Denmark and Portugal, with the finale season consisting of 10 episodes.
Money Heist Plot:
The money heist waved a magic wand on the audience, making them fall in love with the twisted red suited robbers, revealing some ugly secrets of the authorities of Spain.
The first two parts of the series revolved around 8 robbers who use cities as code names along with their intellect leader, called the Professor.
These 9 masked members had only one mission that is to raid the Royal mint of Spain and escape with 2.4 Billion euros. However, unlike other robbers, they print their own cash keeping 67 people hostages, messing with the authorities and making the heist more fun.
Moreover, the genius professor has whole attack preplanned and practiced; nevertheless his plan starts to fall apart when he develops affection for the leading detective handling the heist case.
The heist at Royal mint of Spain ends at the end of Second season and the surviving robbers successfully escaping with their own printed money.
The third and fourth season portrays another heist, at the Bank of Spain. The members are also expanded including the detective and the assistant from the previous heist.
This time the team had multiple motives. That were, 1) to rescue Rio, who was abducted and tortured by the authorities and 2) Melt gold stocked at the Bank of Spain and escape with it.
However, as the great actions come with consequences, many cherished characters were lost during the heist, leaving the audience heartbroken.
Part 4 Cliffhanger:
Season 4 ends with Lisbon rescued from the police, however the professor is cornered by Inspector Alicia Sierra. Hence, the others inside the bank have no escape route.
Hopefully, money heist season 5 will portray the crucial war between the robbers and the higher authorities, mixed with public interference and lots of bloodshed. We can also expect some of our favorite characters to say their goodbyes to world, as ugly deaths are the ritual of every season.