The ‘La Casa de Papel’ team anticipates a “very heavy” ending and a possible return from Tokyo

Netflix unveils a ‘making of’ and the official poster of the final stretch of its star series. The remaining five episodes of its fifth season premiere on December 3.

With less than a month to go until the premiere of the second part of season 5 of The Money Heist, fans of one of the most popular foreign-language series in the platform’s history have more than enough reasons to rub their hands together. Yes, they will have to say goodbye forever to the band of the red monkey and this time definitively, but now with the certainty that the team led by Alex Pina and Esther Martínez Lobato They have developed the best possible outcome for El Professor, Denver, Rio, Lisbon and the rest of the members of the charismatic group of robbers that is still alive.

Not long ago a long-awaited first trailer with unpublished images came to light that left us the creeps, but now Netflix has released a behind-the-scenes video in which we can see the protagonists anticipating what we can expect from the straight final. A final stretch of five episodes that will be made available to subscribers of the entire streaming platform on December 3, 2021.

How do you close something so big?

“This season is full of absolute tension”, reflects Álvaro Morte, the person in charge of interpreting The Professor. “I think people are not going to be able to go to bed after watching any of these episodes.” And it is that, as the streaming platform itself promises in the advance that it publishes on its official Twitter account and that you can see on these lines: “This ending is not going to be heavy, it is going to be VERY HEAVY.”


Official poster of the second part of the fifth season of ‘La Casa de Papel’.

It has been several years accompanying the protagonists of the most successful Spanish Netflix series, but, if for the viewers it has been special, also for the interpreters, whom we can see reflecting on it in the new preview: “I’m going to do other things, but like this … That only happens once in a lifetime, “says Darko Peric before anticipating what he said when he read the final episode:” Really ?! “.

“Now I understand from the inside why it is so powerful and why it has worked so much,” reflects Belén Cuesta, one of the new additions to the fifth installment. “Because there is a huge team. Because it is very well made. Because it is very well cared for.” And Pedro Alonso, Berlin, has no problem with making big promises:

We know it’s not going to disappoint fans of the series. We know you are going to love it. What is coming is very powerful

But, without a doubt, there is a star moment in the new trailer released by Netflix: That leaves the door open for the possible return of Úrsula Corberó as Tokyo after her character died in the first volume of the fifth installment. “If you came back in a ‘flashback’, do you have any wish how you would like to go back?” Asks creator Alex Pina. She is clear about it: “Make it a lot of dance. Party.”

According to official description of the final stretch,

“In the last five episodes, Tokio (Úrsula Corberó) has died and the enemy, wounded and more fearsome than ever, is still inside the Bank of Spain. In the darkest hours, the band will face the greatest challenges: get the gold with a plan full of uncertainty, and trying to leave the Bank of Spain, surrounded by the Army and with the eyes of the world on him. Everything would be easier if, at least, the Professor did not make the great mistake of his life. “

Volume 2 of the fifth season of The Money Heist premieres in full December 3 on Netflix.