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Mr. Iglesias is an upcoming American comedy web television series that is set to premiere on Netflix. The series stars Gabriel Iglesias who executive produces alongside Kevin Hench, Joe Meloche, and Ron DeBlasio.
Mr. Iglesias follows "a good-natured public high school teacher who works at his alma mater. He takes on teaching gifted but misfit kids to not only save them from being "counseled out" by a bully bureaucrat Assistant Principal, but also to help them unlock their full potential."
Cast and characters
- Gabriel Iglesias as Gabe Iglesias
- Jacob Vargas as Tony Medina
- Maggie Geha as Abby
- Cree Cicchino as Marisol Fuentes
- Richard Gant as Ray Hayward
- Sherri Shepherd as Paula Madison
- Fabrizio Guido as Mikey Gutierrez
- Tucker Albrizzi as Walter
On April 26, 2018, it was announced that Netflix had given the production a series order for a first season consisting of ten episodes. Executive producers were set to include Gabriel Iglesias and Kevin Hench. On August 17, 2018, it was announced that Joe Meloche and Ron DeBlasio were joining the series as executive producers and that Peter Murietta, Luisa Leschin, and Sam Sklavar would serve as co-executive producers.
Alongside the initial series order announcement, it was confirmed that Gabriel Iglesias would star in the series. On August 17, 2018, it was announced that Jacob Vargas, Maggie Geha, and Cree Cicchino had been cast as series regulars. In September 2018, it was reported that Richard Gant and Sherri Shepherd had been cast in main roles and that Tucker Albrizzi would appear in a recurring capacity. In October 2018, it was announced that Fabrizio Guido had joined the cast in a series regular role and that Megyn Price and Coy Stewart had been cast as recurring characters.
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- Petski, Denise (September 4, 2018). "'Mr. Iglesias': Richard Gant Cast As Regular, Tucker Albrizzi To Recur In Netflix Comedy Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 4, 2018.
- Petski, Denise (September 17, 2018). "'Mr. Iglesias': Sherri Shepherd To Co-Star In Netflix Comedy Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 21, 2018.
- Petski, Denise (October 4, 2018). "'Dead To Me' Casts Sam McCarthy; Fabrizio Guido Joins 'Mr. Iglesias'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 4, 2018.
- Petski, Denise (October 30, 2018). "'Mr. Iglesias': Megyn Price & Coy Stewart To Recur In Netflix Comedy Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 30, 2018.