The Inmate (Spanish: El Recluso) is an American television series produced by Telemundo Internacional Studios that premiered on Telemundo on 25 September 2018 and concluded on 11 October 2018.
An American ex-marine, Lázaro Mendoza (Ignacio Serricchio) enters a maximum security prison in Mexico (La Rotunda), under a false identity and accused of an alleged triple homicide. Now as Dante Pardo, his mission is to infiltrate a dangerous gang of prisoners and guards that operates inside and outside the prison. They are the main suspects in the kidnapping of the teenage daughter of an American judge named John Morris (Guy Ecker). Within La Rotunda, Lázaro has to discover who is the mastermind of the kidnapping and discover the whereabouts of the girl.
It is an adaptation of the Argentine television series titled El Marginal created by Sebastián Ortega and Adrián Caetano. The series tells the story of an ex-marine who enters a maximum security prison on the border between Mexico and the United States to investigate the kidnapping of the daughter of a prominent US judge.
- Ignacio Serricchio as Lázaro Mendoza / Dante Pardo.
- Ana Claudia Talancón as Frida Villarreal.
- Flavio Medina as Jorge Peniche.
- Luis Felipe Tovar as Mariano Tavares.
- David Chocarro as Juan Pablo ‘Santito’.
- Mariana Seoane as Roxana Castañeda.
- Guy Ecker as John Morris.
- Isabella Castillo as Linda Morris.
- Bradley Stryker as Jack.
- Gustavo Sánchez Parra as Cuauhtémoc.
- Leonardo Ortizgris as Florentino.
- Alejandro Calva as La Foca.
- Rodrigo Oviedo as Silvestre Chávez.
- Ramón Medina as Marcial Navarro.
- Erik Hayser as Jeremy Jones.
- Diego Calva as El Rubio.
- Kristyan Ferrer as El Syka.
- Juan Pablo Castañeda as El Picudo.
- Héctor Suárez as Salvador Valencia ‘El Procurador’.
- Amador Torralba as Balin.
- Armando Espitia as Bocinas.
- Hector Kotsifakis as El Muerto.
- Luis Daniel Muñoz as Cumbias.
- Ricardo Esquerra as El Sobaco.
- Moisés Arizmendi as Porfirio Mendoza.
- Pepe Alonso as El Elegante.
- Tiaré Scanda as Azucena Tavares.
- Adriana Barraza as Guadalupe Mendoza.
- Jolien Rutgers as Camila.
- Vanesa Restrepo as Elvira.
- Nacho Tahhan as Evaristo Galindo.
- Cesar Ramos as Julian Mora.
- The series was unveiled by Telemundo at NAPTE 2018.
- Filming took place in Mexico during 2017.
The Inmate Series
- Episode 01: Dante Pardo es un Infiltrado.
- Episode 02: Dante Tiene Pistas de Linda.
- Episode 03: Dante y el Pasadizo Secreto.
- Episode 04: Porfirio Chantajea al Juez.
- Episode 05: Ordenan el Traslado de Linda.
- Episode 06: Ocultan a Linda.
- Episode 07: Morris Traciona a Dante.
- Episode 08: Dante Libre por 24 Horas.
- Episode 09: Frida Tras el Caso de Pablito.
- Episode 10: Frida Descubre Quien es Dante.
- Episode 11: Linda, La Espia de Dante.
- Episode 12: Dante y Frida se Besan.
- Episode 13: Dante Sale de la Prision.
Production & Filming Details
- Marcela Sevilla … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Mariano Ardanaz … (10 episodes, 2018).
- Alfonso Pineda Ulloa … (10 episodes, 2018).
- Jorge Colón … (4 episodes, 2018).
- Inna Payán … executive producer (13 episodes, 2018).
- Luis Salinas … producer (13 episodes, 2018).
- Marcos Santana … executive producer (13 episodes, 2018).
- Ana Paula Valdovinos … executive producer (13 episodes, 2018).
- Peter Blacker … executive producer (1 episode, 2018).
- Sebastián Ortega … executive producer (1 episode, 2018).
- Luis Silberwasser … executive producer (1 episode, 2018).
- Marcos Santana … (adaptation) (13 episodes, 2018).
- Enrique Vázquez … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Enrique Vázquez … (adaptation) (13 episodes, 2018).
- Jerónimo Barriga … (12 episodes, 2018).
- Joaquín Guerrero Casasola … (adaptation) (1 episode, 2018).
- Alexis Estiz … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Alberto Slezynger … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Diego Monk … (1 episode, 2018).
- Jaime Reynoso … (2 episodes, 2018).
- Felipe Perez-Burchard … (1 episode, 2018).
- Jorge Márquez … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Eugenio Richer … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Mariana Rodríguez … (13 episodes, 2018).
- Fernando Maganda … (4 episodes, 2018).
- Animal de Luz Films.
- NBC Universal International (2018) (World-wide) (all media).
- Telemundo Network (2018) (USA) (TV).
- Netflix (2019) (Netherlands) (video) (VOD).
- Netflix (2019) (Singapore) (video) (VOD).
- Release Date: 25 September 2018 to 11 October 2018.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Rating: 15.
- Country: US.
- Language: English and Spanish.