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The Asunta Case: Netflix Release Date, Plot, Cast, And More

The Asunta Case: Netflix Release Date, Plot, Cast, And More

Asunta Yong Fang Basterra Porto’s case is twisted, gut-wrenching, and has far too many intriguing elements. This month, the audience will have the opportunity to see her case played out on Netflix, in the upcoming mini-series, based on true events. Anytime there is a movie or series based on true events, it immediately becomes a lot more interesting, and that also appears to be case with Netflix’s upcoming series, The Asunta Case.

The Asunta Case directed by Ramón Campos follows the shocking story of Asunta and the little details that led to her murder. In this article, we will tell you more about The Asunta Case, ranging from the premise to the release date of the Netflix series and much more.

What is the Plot of The Asunta Case?

As aforementioned, The series follows the murder of Asunta Yong Fang Basterra Porto, who died in September 2013.

This Netflix series focuses on her parents, who adopted Asunta at a very young age, and filed a report of her disappearance when she was 12 years old. However, following their report and concern for their adoptive daughter, matters begin to unravel as the dominos fall one right after the other, and all fingers begin to point at the parents.

The Asunta Case focuses on the night of the victim’s murder and her parents who aren’t as innocent as they appear to be.

This particular sent waves of shock all over the world when it happened, and will not be revisited in Netflix’s biographical mini-series. The trailer of The series gives a glimpse into what the viewers can expect from the series, and the evident focus on the parents, who were at the center of it all.

The Cast of The Asunta Case

The Asunta Case boasts a range of talented Spanish actors and actresses, however, the focus remains on the two lead characters, aka the parents.

Candela Peña, who is best known for her roles in Hierro, Rosa’s Wedding, and Kiki, el amor se hace, will be joined by Tristán Ulloa, famously known for Berlin, Warrior Nun, The Snow Girl and Sex and Lucia in The Asunta Case.

Javier Gutiérrez, María León, Ricardo de Barreiro, and Francesc Orella will also be joining the cast of The Asunta Case.

When and Where Can You Watch The Asunta Case?

All those who have been eagerly waiting for the release of This Netflix series, won’t have to wait too long as the upcoming mini-series is set to release on April 26, 2024. This series based on true events will be exclusively available to stream on Netflix, so we highly recommend renewing your subsription and marking your calendars so you don’t miss out on this intriguing drama.

When and Where Can You Watch The Asunta Case?
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The Asunta Case will be yet another brilliant addition to the endless list of true crime series and movies on Netflix, both documentary and dramatized. Also, make sure you keep a look out at our review of The Asunta Case following its release.