Stanley Tucci is heading to AMC!
The limited series La Fortuna, headed by AMC Studios is co-producing with Spain’s Movistar+ and MOD Pictures. The thriller comes from director Alejandro Amenábar (The Others, Open Your Eyes), who co-created the series with Alejandro Hernandez. La Fortuna is inspired by the graphic novel El Tesoro del Cisne Negro (The Treasure of the Black Swan), La Fortuna centers on Alex Ventura (Álvaro Mel), a young Spanish diplomat who unintentionally becomes the leader of a mission to recover sunken treasure stolen by Frank Wild (Tucci), a notorious adventurer. Ana Polvorosa also stars as Lucia, Alex’s colleague in work and adventure. Production is set to begin this week in Spain and will move to North America next year, with a premiere date targeted for later in 2021.
The cast also includes Clarke Peters (Da 5 Bloods), T’Nia Miller, Karra Elejalde, Manolo Solo, Blanca Portillo and Pedro Casablanc.