Sergio Peris-Mencheta stars as “Gustavo ‘El Oso’ Zapata,” a Mexican wrestler turned enforcer in search of his American dream.
An outsider since birth, he has struggled his whole life to find somewhere to belong. In season two, Gustavo works side-by-side with his partner in crime, but the difficulties of moving into a new business test their mettle and commitment to this outlaw life.
Renowned Spanish actor Sergio Peris-Mencheta recently shot Life Itself directed by Dan Fogelman, opposite Annette Bening, Oscar Isaac, Antonio Banderas and Olivia Wilde.
Peris-Mencheta previously starred in Love Ranch directed by Taylor Hackford opposite Helen Mirren and Joe Pesci as well as Resident Evil: Afterlife. In Europe, he is known for his work in The Borgia and His Majesty Minor, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud.
Peris-Mencheta is a passionate theatre actor and director who won a Max Award (the equivalent of a Tony Award® in Spain) for Best Theater Play in 2014.