Michael Peña is headed to Fantasy Island. Deadline reports the Narcos: Mexico star has joined the upcoming movie based on the ABC TV show.
The series starred Ricardo Montalban as Mr. Roarke, a mysterious figure who runs an island where visitors can realize their greatest fantasies. The cast also included Hervé Villechaize, Wendy Schaal, and Christopher Hewett. The show ran on ABC from 1977 to 1984.
Peña will be playing the lead, Mr. Roarke, in Sony Pictures’ upcoming film adaptation of Fantasy Island. A premiere date has not yet been announced.
What do you think? Are you a fan of the Fantasy Island series? Will you watch the movie?