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‘Money Heist’ Star Belén Cuesta & ‘Game Of Thrones’ Actress Gemma Whelan Among Several Joining Disney+’s Spanish Drama ‘Balenciaga’

‘Money Heist’ Star Belén Cuesta & ‘Game Of Thrones’ Actress Gemma Whelan Among Several Joining Disney+’s Spanish Drama ‘Balenciaga’

Belén Cuesta and Gemma Whelan will join Albert San Juan in Disney+’s first Spanish period drama Balenciaga (working title).

The pair are two of several actors unveiled today for Lourdes Iglesias, Jose Mari Goenaga, Jon Garaño and Aitor Arregi’s six-part drama about Cristóbal Balenciaga (San Juan), the son of a seamstress and a fisherman who uses his natural talent, constant work and sharp nose for business to become one of the most prominent fashion designers of all time.

It began filming in June and will continue until autumn in several locations in Spain and France with a team of 100 professionals and 2,000 extras.

Cuesta, who won the Goya Award for Best Actress for La Trinchera Infinita — a previous series from Iglesias, Garaño and Arregi. She will play Fabiola de Mora y Aragón before she became Queen of Belgium. Balenciaga

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