Bayardo De Murguia | Courtesy of Keenan Reed
Bayardo De Murguia is behind the Acapulco television personality, El Cisne del Chisme. The character that puts to test the loyalty for Las Colinas.
Season two picks up right on the heels of season one, telling the story of 20-something Máximo Gallardo (played by Enrique Arrizon. “Las Hijas de Abril”), whose dream comes true when he scores the job of a lifetime as a cabana boy at the hottest resort in Acapulco, Las Colinas. In 1985, Máximo must contend with upheaval at the resort, unexpected problems at home and a new love interest who just might rival the girl of his dreams. Under Don Pablo’s guidance, he sets his eyes on one day running the entire Las Colinas operation by becoming the right-hand man of Diane. Meanwhile, in the present day, older Máximo (Eugenio Derbez, “Instructions Not Included”) returns to Acapulco to make peace with the recent passing of Don Pablo (Damián Alcázar, “La Ley de Heroes”, where he is forced to confront some unfinished business young Máximo left behind.
Mexican actor Bayardo De Murguia grew up between the border cities, Tijuana and San Diego. De Murguia found appreciation for acting while attending University of San Diego and studied theater. Expanding his acting studies in Madrid. Today the actor lives in Los Angeles and has beeing juggling physical and voice acting in recent projects like the television film Fatal Fandom, NBC’s Quantum Leap and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II.
With the release of Acapulco, I was connected with Bayardo De Murguia to talk about his latest projects. He spoke about his character, Fabián and how he found inspiration to bring him to live for Acapulco. The voice actor also discussed how proud he is to be playing Rodolfo Parra in Call of Duty because it breaks the stereotype of a mexican character and more!
The second season of Acapulco is now available on Apple TV+
Source: LRMExclusive, Apple TV+