Amazon Prime Video is full of many series and movies of different genres. You can entertain yourself and your family with these types of streaming platforms. Today, we are going to talk about a series like this. With 6.4 ratings on IMDb, the legend of El Cid is not so popular series. But then also it has a good collection of fans. El Cid is a Spanish history-based action drama series. This is based on the true story of the 11th Century’s Kingdom of Castile Knight, Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar “El Cid”.
The series was first released on 18 December 2020 and its second season have released recently on 15 July 2021. El Cid has now two seasons in total with ten episodes, five each. Created by José Velasco and Luiz Arranz, this series has released season 2 recently, but what about El Cid season 3, is it confirmed or not? Worry not, you will get all the latest updates here about your favorite series.
El Cid Season 1 Recap
Season 2 has been recently launched, but season 1 has a full story to tell you about the season. In episode one of season 1, you will see, Ruy, the young man whose name was a squire to Prince Sancho and King Fernando. One day, Ruy comes to know that whom he loved, was involved in a conspiracy against the King. So, from then Ruy was stuck between his duty towards the King and his love.
Then the story continued and in the last Ruy told his grandfather about the conspiracy against him. This is the story about a squire and how he maintained between his love who betray him and his duty. To know his struggle, watch the series, it will be proven to be great entertainment for you.
El Cid Season 3 Release Date
The first season was released on 18 December 2020 and after six months the second season was out. But when is the third season going to release? So, let you know that Amazon has not been renewed the series for the third season yet. There is no official information that whether season 3 will release or not for this first Spanish Amazon prime original.
In an interview, the maker of the show Luis Arranz told that they are planning to make five or six seasons for the series. But it depends that how the audience wants us to tell the story. He additionally said that the work on the script of season 3 has been almost done but just wait for acceptance from Amazon Prime Video. So, it is quite clear that season 3 would most probably come sometime in 2022. May the production would end in the last of 2021.
El Cid Season 3 Cast
As we do not know the release date for season 3. So, it is difficult to say anything about the cast but most probably the old cast would reprise their respective roles. In the two seasons, the fantastic cast has been repeating their roles. The legend of El Cid has some incredible and popular faces of the Spanish entertainment industry.
In seasons 1 and 2 there is Jaime Lorente as Ruy, Lucía Guerrero as Jimena, José Luis García Pérez as Ferdinand, Elia Galera as Queen Sancha. Alicia Sanz as Infanta Urraca, Francisco Ortiz as Sancho, Jaime Olías as Alfonso, Lucía Díez as Infanta Elvira, Nicolàs Illoro as García, Ginés García Millàn as King Ramiro. Other cast members include Juan Echanove as Obispo Don Bernardo, Juan Fernàndez as Rodrigo, Carlos Bardem as Conde Flaín de León, Pablo Àlvarez as Orduño Flaínez. Alfons Nieto as Vellido, Sara Vidorreta as Ermesinda, Amparo Alcaraz as Alberta, and many more.
El Cid Season 3 Story
In season 2, we have seen that King Fernando dies and his sons named, Sancho, Alfonso, and García have been wearing the crown of Castilla, Léon, and Galicia. And Urraca is still in the same step as she is badly wanted to be powerful and that is why she exploited the politics as the Lady of Zamora. In the middle of all this, Ruy has that moment to test his loyalty as Fernando’s sons want the Iberian Peninsula and Ruy has to face some difficulties that he must survive with.
Season 3 may be the continuation of the second season as we will be able to see that what will happen next with Ruy? Since season 2, he has turned against his King. Will the people of Zamora, Castilla, Galicía, and Léon ever experience peace? To know the answers to all these questions, you have to wait for a little bit until season 3 is released.
El Cid Season 3 Trailer
There is no official trailer for season 3 of El Cid but you can watch both the season on Amazon Prime Video. And we have also attached a trailer for season 2, so you can conclude, whether to watch the series or not?