Antena 3 announces ‘Cristo y Rey’, a series about Ángel Cristo and Bárbara Rey’s relationship

The relationship between Bárbara Rey and Ángel Cristo will be fictionalized. Atresmedia today announced the creation of a new series, this time for Antena 3 prime time, which is titled ‘Christ and King’ and which is based on the media couple that formed the tamer and the star in the eighties.

The series, which will also be available on Atresplayer Premium, will focus on the life together of Ángel Cristo and Bárbara Rey, whose day-to-day “marked the media agenda of Spanish society during the last decades of the 20th century. Every step they took was news, “says the station’s note.

“Christ, the best and most famous tamer in the world; King, the most desired woman in Spain for her work as an actress and star. And together they formed the most popular couple of the moment. A fleeting courtship that in a few weeks materialized in a marriage full of lights and shadows; that he tried to get away from the spotlights with the circus as a backdrop, but that he did not stop being a single day in the arena “, advances the chain, which in this way enters again the universe of the heart after a decade without content, although, yes, from fiction.

The series, which will be directed by David Molina, has Daniel Ecija as a showrunner. Andrés Martín Soto (script coordinator), Patricia Trueba, César Mendizábal and Ángel Gasco-Coloma make up the script team. At the head of the Art direction will be Koldo Vallés. Tommie Ferreras as cinematographer and Loles garcia in costume design. Salvador Gómez is the Director of Production, while Ana Sainz- Trápaga and Patricia Álvarez de Miranda They are in charge of the casting.

So it will be ‘Christ and King’

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Madrid, 1979. Ángel Cristo is the best tamer in the world. Bárbara Rey, actress and muse of uncovering, the most desired woman in Spain. From the time they meet until they announce their marriage, only a few weeks pass. It is the wedding of the year and the news is on the covers of all the magazines. The Bárbara Rey and Ángel Cristo Circus becomes the fashion show; a millionaire business.

Money, fame, luxury … Nine years of relationship in which Spain witnessed the happiness of the couple: the birth of Angelito and Sofía, the purchase of sports cars, jewelry, an ostentatious villa in La Moraleja … Far away The flashes, however, hides an escalation of drug addiction, gambling, infidelity and mistreatment … And, in the background, the shadow of Barbara’s relationship with a powerful statesman.

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