‘Prison Break’ Revival Confirms Amaury Nolasco’s Fernando to Return
There’s no stopping the Prison Break revival train at this point, now that Sarah Wayne Callies has joined Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell. Now, Amaury Nolasco is ready for another break as well, returning Fernando to the fold.
Following reports that the actor had entered negotiations to reprise his four-season Prison Break role as Fernando Sucre, Nolasco confirmed the deal had gone through over Instagram:
Recent reports suggesting a trip to Yemen, the new series will include among its prison-breaking cast Mark Feurestein, Augustus Prew, Rick Yune and Steve Mouzakis. The revival is also continuing to negotiate for Robert Knepper and Rockmond Dunbar to reprise their respective roles as T-Bag and C-Note.
On the creative side, the revival will return original Prison Break creator and producing team Paul T. Scheuring, Neal Moritz, Marty Adelstein and Dawn Olmstead, Scheuring serving as showrunner and writer.
Stay tuned for the latest, particularly as more original series star sign up for their roles.