For sure, “Narcos: Mexico”Has become one of the series more views of Netflix since it was released in November 2018. Although, the third season has already aired and it is still unknown if there will be a fourth, although everything would indicate that yes; The truth is that the success of this production, in addition to the plot, would not have been achieved if the suitable actors had not been summoned to play the various characters that appear.
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Among the histrions who have won the applause of the public is Manuel Masalva, who plays Ramón Arellano Félix, a character who after the fall of Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo enters a more outstanding stage together with his family, with whom he makes up the Tijuana cartel.
Due to the impact his performance has caused in the crime drama, created and produced by Carlo Bernard and Doug Miro, we tell you everything you need to know about this actor.
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WHO IS MANUEL MASALVA, RAMÓN ARELLANO FÉLIX IN “NARCOS: MÉXICO”?
Manuel Masalva is the actor who has played Ramón Arellano Félix throughout the three seasons of the series “Narcos: Mexico“. “It was just over three years of fun, respectful and very enriching work, the cast that makes up ‘Narcos’ is an inspiring cast and I, as a young actor, had to be in the role of sponge: absorb everything I could from companions”he said in an interview with SDPnoticias.
PASSION FOR MUSIC AND ALSO FOR ACTING
Before becoming an actor, Manuel Masalva studied music for five yearsWell, it was what he was passionate about, but when he met the world of acting, he realized that it also fascinated him, so he delved deeper into it.
“I have never stopped loving music and it has given me many tools that I also use in acting. Life itself opened these opportunities for me (…) and you never know how things are going to turn out; So, I have followed the signs of life and I have fallen in love with acting and I am never going to give it up again. Nor to music, but to make a record is a more intimate work, I have always seen it more for myself “, he pointed out to People in Spanish.
The actor, musician and singer graduated from Televisa’s Center for Artistic Education and the Faculty of Music of the Autonomous University of Tampico.
WORKS ON TELEVISION
Masalva acted in “My heart is yours”, “Yago” and “Love Divina”, the latter is a series that aired in Mexico, Argentina and Italy.
INCARNATED REAL CHARACTERS
Manuel Masalva announced that so far in his career he has played two real characters:
- Luis Enrique Guzmán in “La Guzmán”, Alejandra Guzmán’s bioseries, with whom he had contact to prepare the character.
- Ramón Arellano Félix in “Narcos: México”, about which he learned through books and information in various texts and reports.
Regarding his participation in the narcoseries, the actor said: “(…) I had the opportunity to grow as an actor and also as a person, like Manuel. I’m super, super happy. For me, ‘Narcos’ will always be a very important thing, it is [el proyecto] who has finished teaching me. It was like doing another career, a master’s degree (…). Never stop chasing your dreams, despite adversity “he told People in Spanish.
DO YOU HAVE A PARTNER?
Currently, Manuel Masalva has a relationship with fellow actress Carolina Miranda, best known for her role as Vicenta Acero ‘La Coyote’, on the Telemundo series “Señora Acero” and Elisa Lazcano on the Netflix series “Who Killed Sara?”
In his social networks he shares photos with his beloved, to whom he dedicates tender words and she also reciprocates him with the same affection.
The actor is very active on his social networks, where he publishes photos and videos of his personal life and his projects. Only on his Instagram account he has more than 110 thousand followers.
Here, in addition to mentioning that he is dedicated to acting, he also notes that he is concerned about the environment, since he put the phrase: “Let’s take care of the whole world”.