If the suspense and riveting plotlines of ‘Money Heist’ wasn’t enough, here’s another reason for you to start watching the Spanish crime drama. Brazilian footballer Neymar will be seen as part of the cast of the hit Netflix show as a monk named Joao. In a jaw-dropping revelation on Twitter and Instagram, the sports star wrote: “I was able to realise my dream and be part of my favorite series. And now I can share Joao (his character) with you all! Thank you @lacasadepapel!” In fact, he included the hashtag #nuevofichaje to his post, which means ‘new recruit’ in English.


In late August 2019, Brazilian footballer Neymar was announced to appear in (the then already released) part 3 as a monk; Netflix re-inserted his scenes after judicial charges against him had been dropped.

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