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[10/23/20 - 08:33 AM]
Free Streaming Network Crackle Announces New Originals and Exclusives, Movies, and Series for November
Newcomers include documentary series "Heroes of Lucha Libre" and "Breaking Beauty" plus the feature "Blood and Money."







HEROES OF LUCHA LIBRE (CRACKLE)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
11/25/20 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (11 episodes)
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ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 11/25/20; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from Crackle's press release, November 2020) Crackle Plus, a Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (Nasdaq: CSSE) company and one of the largest operators of streaming advertising-supported video-on-demand (AVOD) networks, announced today the U.S. premiere of its original series, Heroes of Lucha Libre, launching on Wednesday, November 25. Directed by Alfredo Widman (The Red Thread), the 11-part scripted series stars professional luchadores Rey Mysterio Jr., Mil Mascaras, Tinieblas Jr., Alushe, Dragon Lee and Blue Demon. Heroes of Lucha Libre celebrates and honors the rich cultural tradition of the Lucha Libre sport while integrating an imaginative comic book storyline. With a contemporary spin on the action in the ring, the series features superhero elements making it unique to other content of its genre. Produced and created by Joaquin Vodanovich alongside Alejandro Ortiz the series is written by Ortiz.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alushe
· Blue Demon
· Dragon Lee
· Mil Mascaras
· Rey Mysterio Jr.
· Tinieblas Jr.
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alejandro Ortiz as CRTR/WRTR
· Alfredo Widman as DIR
· Harvey Russell as EP
· Joaquin Vodanovich as CRTR/PROD
· Pablito Vasquez as EP
· Patrick Hughes as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Foundation Media
· Screen Media