Join This Online Lecture by Money Heist’s Head Writer for Free

Are you a fan of the hit Netflix show ‘Money Heist’? If so, now is the chance to ask the head writer some of your most burning questions!

On April 28, at 7PM, Instituto Cervantes de Manila is presenting an online lecture by Javier Gómez Santander, the head writer and executive co-producer of the popular Spanish TV show. In his talk, Gómez Santander will share aspects of his career as a screenwriter, as well as a couple of secrets and details of the creation of the successful crime drama that has taken the world by storm.

‘Money Heist’ has received several awards so far, including Best Drama Series at the 46th International Emmy Awards, as well as critical acclaim for its sophisticated plot, interpersonal dramas, direction, and for trying to innovate Spanish television. By 2018, the series was the most-watched non-English language series and one of the most-watched series overall on Netflix.

Before his stint in ‘Money Heist’, Javier Gómez Santander worked as a radio, press and TV journalist for 15 years until he decided to leave the media and write fiction.

The online lecture is presented by Instituto Cervantes de Manila in collaboration with the Embassy of Spain in the Philippines. It will be in Spanish, but questions in English will be entertained. Admission is free on a first-come, first served basis via Zoom.

Instituto Cervantes de Manila



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