La Casa De Papel or Netflix’s Money Heist is quite the money maker for Netflix. The show has managed the grab an insane amount of audience making it one of the most popular series on the streaming platform. Its season 4 in itself was a record-breaker. For the months following the bloodshed from part 4, fans have been eager for news on part 5. Much to their relief, Netflix confirmed a season 5 for Money Heist as they plan to wrap the series up. That would mean you’re about to see the last of your favorite gang of robbers. We could not find news that fits the term ‘bittersweet’ better. Here are all the details we know so far.
When will the Money Heist season 5 air?
Typically, La Casa De Papel has had a record of coming with only months in between seasons. Following the normal schedule of an 8-9 month gap, the show would have come to us by the end of 2020. However, Netflix took its time to renew the show for the fifth season. And we believe the 2020 Global Health Pandemic had something to do with that. Now that the show is renewed, word is that production also started on August 3rd. However according to actor and star of Money Heist, Álvaro Morte season 5 production’s first day was on August 17th as his Instagram post indicates. The Professor, or Sergio Marquina, also confirmed season five 2 weeks before Netflix’s official statement.
What does Álex Pina say about the last season so far?
Speaking to the Spanish broadcasting company, El Heraldo, Álex Pina, the creator of Money Heist, has the following to say.
The experience of working on a series is very immersive. On the one hand, it is an incredible energy vacuum and, on the other hand, it is very generous in the emotional field, for the relationships that you make.
He confirms that the next season will be the last as he goes on.
With the fifth season a cycle closes, in addition, that has occupied me many months, and I am going to miss what I experienced with my colleagues.
We can already tell you that there are going to be many tears and heartbreaking moments to follow so prepare yourselves as the Heist comes to its end!