Friday, July 31, 2015

Development News - Sergio Peris-Mencheta Books Third Lead on FX Drama Pilot 'Snowfall'

Development News - July 31, 2015

FX's Snowfall.

  • Spanish actor Sergio Peris-Mencheta (Love Ranch, His Majesty Minor) has been cast on the drama pilot written by John Singleton and Eric Amadio. Malcolm Mays (Southpaw) has also joined the cast today. Peris-Mencheta will play Gustavo Zapata, a large, talented, powerful and very popular Mexican wrestler turned gangster in search of his American dream. Also known as El Oso, he's disillusioned over his bleak future, sending his earnings back home while living day-to-day in a rundown hotel room. Mays will play Leon Simmons, Franklin's (Damson Idris) best friend since childhood.