The How to Screw It All Up cast features Naira Lleó, Malva Vela and Gabriel Guevara. This info article contains minor spoilers and character details for Pablo Sanhermelando Blanes’ HBO Max series. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.
How to Screw It All Up follows a Spanish teenager named Alba. As the protagonist builds various friendships during a road trip, she contemplates stealing a van and leaving her crew behind. The narrative explores Alba’s mindset as she thinks about her past and the immediate future. Here’s every main performer and character in How to Screw It All Up.
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How to Screw It All Up Cast: Naira Lleó as Alba
Character Profile: A Spanish teenager who lives with her brother. She plans to run away after joining classmates for a road trip. Alba struggles with abandonment issues and gets anxious when good things happen to her,.
Lleó’s Resume: Ágata in Hierro (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘The Old Man’
How to Screw It All Up Cast: Malva Vela as Irene
Character Profile: Alba’s love interest. She and a group of friends secretly travel together when a class trip to Italy is cancelled. Irene befriends Alba and helps her reach an epiphany.
Vela’s Resume: A Popular Recording Artist — Also, Malva in The Candidate (2018), Lola in Generación Selfie (2019)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘The Bear’
How to Screw It All Up Cast: Gabriel Guevara as Fran
Character Profile: A member of Alba’s road trip crew. He is the Alpha Male who gets easily upset when things go wrong. Fran calms down when smoking marijuana.
Guevara’s Resume: Cristian in Skam España (2018-19), Darío in HIT (2020-21), Manuel in Charter (2020), Cristofer in Dangerous Moms (2020)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘God’s Favorite Idiot’
How to Screw It All Up Cast: Óscar Ortuño as Javi
Character Profile: A member of Alba’s road trip crew. He is a jokester who entertains his friends. Javi breaks his ankle and spends part of season 1 in a wheelchair.
Ortuño’s Resume: Andrea Giordano in Mercado Central (2019-20), Joel in Flipante Noa! (2019), Cuenca in Cuéntame (2019), Nacho in 30 Coins (2020), Nico in 1000 Miles from Christmas (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Surviving Summer’
How to Screw It All Up Cast: Mateu Bosch as Juan Carlos
Character Profile: Alba’s brother. He panics after being confronted by an underworld figure about unpaid debts. Carlos contacts school authorities when Alba disappears.
Bosch’s Resume: Frutero in Hablar (2015), Ricardo III/Gabriel in Lady Off (2018), Marc Silvela in La caza. Monteperdido (2021)
Read More at VV — Know the Cast: ‘Intimacy’
The How to Screw It All Up cast also includes Nadia Al Saaidi (La caza. Monteperdido, Laura y el misterio del asesino inesperado), Sergi Méndez (Hispania, la leyenda, Secretos de Estado), Juanma Cifuentes (A tortas con la vida, Aunque todo vaya mal), Héctor Juezas (Bon dia, bonica, Halcón Ciego), Pablo Álvarez (Cuéntame, El Cid) and Paula García Sabio (Benidorm mon amour, Atrevimiento).
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