Amazon Prime Video and RTVE have discontinued Rodrigo Santoro (Westworld) and Alvaro Morte (Money Heist) as the explorers of Magallanes and El Cano in the series Boundless directed by Simon West.
The four-part drama tells the story of Juan Sebastián Elcano and Ferdinand Magellan’s epic world tour after they set sail from Spain 500 years ago.
Also in the cast is Sergio Peris-Mencheta (Captain Cartagena), Adrian Lastra (Captain Mendoza), Carlos Cuevas (Martino), Pepon Nieto (Father Bartolomé), Raul Tejon (Gómez de Espinosa), Goncalo Diniz (Duarte Barbosa), Manuel Moron (Cardinal Fonseca) and Barbara Goenaga (Beatrice).
Shooting begins April 26th in the Basque Country and Navarre, before moving to the Dominican Republic, where filming of sea sequences is taking place at Pinewood Studios and in Spain, particularly Seville and Madrid.
Two of the original ships are being converted to scale and a replica of the only surviving ship is used. The epic drama is produced by Mono Films and Kilima Media. S.cript comes from Patxi Amezcua.
The series will be released exclusively on Prime Video in Spain, France, Italy, Portugal, Latin America, the Netherlands, the UK, the US and Andorra.