The Rebelde cast features Azul Guaita, Franco Masini and Sergio Mayer Mori. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Santiago Limón and Yibran Asaud’s 2021 Netflix series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
Rebelde follows a group of teenagers at EWS, a Mexican musical school. The students prepare for a Battle of the Bands competition while learning about a secret society called The Lodge. During the first eight episodes, the musicians of different backgrounds form alliances and identify a common enemy. Here’s every main performer and character in Rebelde, a modern update of the 2000s telenova of the same name.
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Heartstopper’
Rebelde Cast: Azul Guaita as Jana Gandía Cohen
Character Profile: The daughter of a famous music producer. She’s a well-known pop star who wants to prove herself at EWS. Jana breaks up with her boyfriend — a fellow student — and forms a romantic connection with a modest classmate.
Gandía’s Resume: Yolotl in Mi marido tiene familia (2018-19), Camila Paz in Soltero con hijas (2019-20), Susana Vega in La Negociadora (2020), Renata Joven in Súbete a mi Moto (2020)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Russian Doll’
Rebelde Cast: Franco Masini as Luka Colucci
Character Profile: A singer from Argentina. He tries to impress his absent father and confronts Jana about outing him during a diversity speech. Luka repeatedly teases his classmates while making cryptic statements about his motivations.
Masini’s Resume: Pedro Correa in My Lovely Hope (2015), Guillermo Puccio in The Clan (2015), Nicolás Alva in Love After Loving (2017), Noah in Solo el Amor (2018), Cesar Alsina-Suarez in Riviera (2020)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘The Taming of the Shrewd’
Rebelde Cast: Sergio Mayer Mori as Estebán Torres
Character Profile: A pianist and arrangement specialist from Puebla. He pursues a romantic relationship with Jana and clashes with her ex-boyfriend. Estebán hopes to find his missing mother and receives a big surprise in the process.
Mori’s Resume: Fer in Against the Wind (2011), Eddie in Como dice el dicho (2014), Rene in The Patriarch (2016)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Choose or Die’
Rebelde Cast: Andrea Chaparro as María José Sevilla aka MJ
Character Profile: A pianist and vocalist from California. She lies to her religious parents about the educational premise for EWS. MJ bonds with a Colombian classmate.
Chaparro’s Resume: Inés in The House of Flowers: The Movie (2021), Rosaura in No fue mi culpa: México (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Anatomy of a Scandal’
Rebelde Cast: Jeronimo Cantillo as Guillermo Álvarez aka Dixon
Character Profile: A rapper from Bogota, Colombia. He’s a self-conscious musician who values his personal brand. Dixon hides a secret about his familial background.
Cantillo’s Resume: Kaleth Morales in Los Morales (2017), Aníbal Velásquez in Aníbal “Sensación” Velásquez (2018), Leandro Cardenas in Tormenta De Amor (2019), Patrullero Yeison Vergara in Verdad Oculta (2020)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Dirty Lines’
Rebelde Cast: Lizeth Selene as Andrea Agosti aka Andi
Character Profile: A Mexican drummer. She’s a punk rocker who pursues a romantic relationship with a female classmate from Brazil. Andi gets unnerved when her love interest forms a group with her ex-boyfriend.
Selene’s Resume: Borealis in Bankrolled (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Dancing on Glass’
Rebelde Cast: Alejandro Puente as Sebastián Langarica
Character Profile: Jana’s ex-boyfriend, a guitarist and singer. He’s the son of a powerful Mexican politician. Sebas manipulates various situations to his advantage.
Puente’s Resume: Santi in The Club (2019), Marco in Look at Me (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Metal Lords’
Rebelde Cast: Giovanna Grigio as Emilia Alo
Character Profile: A Brazilian vocalist. She forms a group with Sebas and hooks up with Andi. Emilia struggles with her personal decisions during the Battle of the Bands competition.
Grigio’s Resume: Milena Almeida Campos Braga Pereira in Chiquititas (2013-15), Gerusa in The Good Side of Life! (2016), Gabriela Coelho in I Go Crazy (2017), Samantha Lambertini in Young Hearts (2017-18), Samantha Lambertini in We Are Five (2020-21)
Read More at VV — Know the Voice Cast: ‘Apollo 10 1/2’
The Rebelde cast also includes Estefanía Villarreal (Camelia La Texana, I Don’t Trust Men Anymore), Leonardo de Lozanne (Soy tu fan, Que Pena Tu Vida), Karla Sofia (Wild Heart, We Are the Nobles) and Pamela Almanza (Rosario Tijeras, Origin Unknown).
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