In addition to its May 2021 Titles and Summer Movie Lineup, Netflix has shared more details about three of its upcoming originals. You can check out the first trailers for Who Killed Sara? Season 2, Blue Miracle, and Hit & Run using the players below.
WHO KILLED SARA? SEASON 2 (May 19)
The past always reaches you. Sara’s death changed the destiny of Alex Guzman and the Lazcano family 18 years ago. Alex must be careful with his plan of revenge because he could discover secrets that he can’t control. And to discover who Sara really was, is just the beginning.
Who Killed Sara? stars Manolo Cardona, Carolina Miranda, Ginés García Millán, Claudia Ramírez, Eugenio Siller and Alejandro Nones.
The second season also features performances by Ximena Lamadrid, Leo Deluglio, Andrés Baida, Ana Lucía Domínguez, Polo Morín, Luis Roberto Guzmán, Fátima Molina, Ela Velden, Matías Novoa, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Héctor Jiménez, Marco Zapata, Antonio de la Vega, and Litzy Domínguez.
The new episodes were directed by David “Leche” Ruiz, Carlos Bolado and Poncho Pineda, with a script by José Ignacio “Chascas” Valenzuela, and produced by Juan Uruchurtu for Perro Azul.
In Who Killed Sara?, Alex Guzman has to face his worst nightmare: his sister’s Sara true personality, whom clearly he never knew at all. At the same time, a buried mystery corpse in his own patio becomes a ticking clock that can make him go back to prison at any time.
He has no other choice than to become an investigator and put together all the pieces that will portray Sara’s true and terrible story and her relationship with the Lazcano family.
BLUE MIRACLE (May 27)
Starring Jimmy Gonzales as Omar and Dennis Quaid and Captain Wade, Blue Miracle is the incredible true story of Casa Hogar, the Mexican boys home that entered the world’s biggest fishing tournament to save their orphanage.
The cast also includes Anthony Gonzalez, Raymond Cruz, Nathan Arenas, Miguel Angel Garcia, Isaac Arellanes, Steve Gutierrez, Dana Wheeler-Nicholson, Fernanda Urrejola, Silverio Palacios, and Bruce McGill.
The film was directed by Julio Quintana from a script by Quintana and Chris Dowling.
The producers are Javier Chapa, Darren Moorman, Chris George, Ben Howard, and Trey Reynolds.
HIT & RUN (August 2021)
The upcoming action-thriller Hit & Run stars Lior Raz (Fauda) and Sanaa Lathan (The Affair). In the film, a happily married man’s life is turned upside down when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit and run accident in Tel Aviv.
Grief-stricken and confused, he searches for his wife’s killers, who have fled to the U.S. With the help of an ex-lover, (Lathan), he uncovers disturbing truths about his beloved wife and the secrets she kept from him.
The creators, writers and executive producers include Avi Issacharoff & Lior Raz (Fauda) and Dawn Prestwich & Nicole Yorkin (The Killing). Prestwich and Yorkin also serve as showrunners.
Mike Barker (The Handmaid’s Tale) directed five episodes, including the pilot. You can learn more about the characters below!
Lior Razas as Segev Azulai – A former special forces soldier who has since retired for a quieter life but forced to confront his violent past when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit and run accident.
Sanaa Lathan as Naomi Hicks – A talented and ambitious New York journalist who is contacted by an old-flame looking for help investigating a murder with newsworthy global implications.
Kaelen Ohm as Danielle Wexler – A gifted American dancer living a happy life in Tel Aviv with new husband (Lior Raz) when her life is suddenly cut short. In her death, a host of secrets and lies are revealed about her life in Israel.
Moran Rosenblatt as Tali Shapira – A hard nosed police detective who uses her position to help her cousin, Segev, solve the mystery of his wife’s death.
Gal Toren as Ron Harel – A former Israeli special forces op who lives in New York and buries his PTSD in bad choices. His old army friend, Segev (Lior Raz), arrives looking to settle a score forcing Ron out of his cocoon and back into action.
Gregg Henry as as Martin Wexler – Danielle’s father, who is unhappy with her daughter’s choice in husbands for dangerous reasons of his own.
Lior Ashkenazi as Assaf Talmor – a man with a mysterious connection to Danielle, who seems to know more than he’s letting on about her death.