Miguel Herran: Actor Miguel Herran of Money Heist fame recently was in India. The actor, who plays Rio in the hit Netflix show was spotted at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi. He posed for some pictures with fans before leaving the airport with his luggage even as the paparazzi followed him.
Miguel was dressed in a matching olive green shirt and pants as fans requested him for selfies. He was happy to oblige. There were no official communication about the actor’s visit or whether he was in India to shoot for a project.
Miguel was in India in 2015 too
However, this is not the first time that the Money Heist actor has worked in the country. In 2015, Miguel made an appearance in a brief love-themed commercial for the song-streaming app Gaana. He lip-synced a few sentences in Hindi for the commercial.
At the Delhi airport, fans did not fail to notice how humble and gracefully Miguel met fans and posed with the airport staff. A comment on a paparazzo video of the actor at Delhi airport read, “He is seen pushing his own luggage unlike a lot of people who have their bodyguards carry their handbags,” while another alluded to his Money Heist character and said, “Rio… welcome (love emoticons).”
‘Welcome to State Bank of India’
Some fans also posted hilarious comments referring to the character he plays in the show, who loots banks. A user commented, “Welcome to State Bank of India (laughing emoticon),” while another joked, “Please state bank ko loot lo yaar, hamesha lunch karte hai (please rob the State Bank of India, the employees are always having lunch).”
Money Heist, which is titled La Casa De Papel in Spanish, stars Alvaro Morte as Professor, Ursula Corbero as Tokyo, Najwa Nimri as Sierra, Pedro Alonso as Berlin, Itziar Ituno as Lisbon, along with Jaime Lorente as Denver, and Esther Acebo as Stockholm among others. The show became a worldwide sensation, finding a legion of fans in India as well.