Berlin Station has some new company. Recently, EPIX announced Ismael Crus Córdova has joined the TV show for season three.
The spy drama stars Richard Armitage as Daniel Miller, a CIA agent who must go undercover in Berlin. The cast also includes Rhys Ifans, Richard Jenkins, Michelle Forbes, Leland Orser, Tamlyn Tomita, and Mina Tander.
On Berlin Station, Córdova will play “Rafael Torres, a former military, highly intelligent, rugged warrior-scholar with a quick wit and ability to speak several languages and pick pockets.” Season three of the EPIX series is set to begin production in July.
Read more details below:
New York, NY – June 28, 2018 – Premium television network EPIX® announced today that the third season of its original spy drama Berlin Station will commence production in Budapest, Hungary on July 4 with new series regular Ismael Cruz Córdova (Ray Donovan). The series, which also welcomed new showrunner Jason Horwitch (Rubicon, House of Cards) this season, is slated to return to EPIX later this year.
Córdova plays Rafael Torres, a former military, highly intelligent, rugged warrior-scholar with a quick wit and ability to speak several languages and pick pockets. His methods are unorthodox but he’s extremely effective in the field. Post-war, he is now in the special activities division of the CIA and sent to Berlin on a critical mission.
The series also stars Richard Armitage as Daniel Miller, Richard Jenkins as Steven Frost, Michelle Forbes as Valerie Edwards, Rhys Ifans as Hector DeJean, Leland Orser as Robert Kirsch, Ashley Judd as BB Yates and Keke Palmer as April Lewis.
Córdova will next be seen starring opposite Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie in Mary Queen Of Scots for Focus Features, which will be released December 7. He also stars opposite Gina Rodriguez in Sony Pictures’ Miss Bala for director Catherine Hardwicke, which will be released in theaters January 25th, 2019. Córdova was last seen opposite Liev Schreiber on Season 4 of Showtime’s Ray Donovan as well as in Ang Lee’s Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk. Córdova is a graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts Experimental Theatre Wing. He is repped by CAA, Anonymous Content, and Peikoff Mahan.
Berlin Station was created and is executive produced by Olen Steinhauer (author: The Tourist, All The Old Knives, The Cairo Affair). Academy Award® winner Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, House of Cards), along with Steve Golin, Kerry Kohansky-Roberts, Keith Redmon and Luke Rivett from Anonymous Content (True Detective, The Knick, Mr. Robot) also executive produce. The series is produced by Paramount Television and Anonymous Content.”
What do you think? Have you seen Berlin Station? Will you watch season three?