El Presidente (stylized as EL PRE$IDENTE) is a Chilean drama streaming television series created by Armando Bó (screenwriter). It is based on the 2015 FIFA corruption case and is focused in the former president of ANFP Sergio Jadue, played by the Colombian actor Andrés Parra. The first 8-episode season was released on June 5, 2020, on the streaming service Amazon Prime Video. An English dub of the series was released on November 6, 2020.
The story revolves around Sergio Jadue and his rise from president of Unión La Calera to president of the Asociación Nacional de Fútbol Profesional (ANFP). He becomes close to Julio Grondona, president of the Argentine Football Association at the time, and starts gaining power among the executives of CONMEBOL before being approached by an FBI Agent to assist in her investigation of money laundering and corruption towards these CONMEBOL executives.
|Andrés Parra||Sergio Jadue||ANFP President.|
|Karla Souza||Lisa Harris, alias «Rosario»||FBI Agent, who uses Jadue to conduct her investigation on the FIFA Gate|
|Paulina Gaitán||María Inés «Nené» Facuse||Sergio Jadue's wife|
|Ana Reeves||Fátima Eltit||Sergio Jadue's Grandmother|
|Luis Margani||Julio Grondona||President of the Asociación del Fútbol Argentino.|
|Alberto Ajaka||Jashir Alabi||Sergio Jadue's right-hand man|
|Luis Gnecco||Luis Bedoya||President of the Federación Colombiana de Fútbol.|
|Daniel Muñoz||Jorge Segovia||President of SEK Group that controls Unión Española|
|Francisco Reyes Morandé||Cristián Varela||Director of Blanco y Negro S.A., representative of Colo-Colo|
|Gonzalo Robles||Rafael Esquivel||President of the Federación Venezolana de Fútbol|
|Sergio Hernández||Eugenio Figueredo||Vicepresident and FIFA Executive Member|
|Alejandro Trejo||Jose Maria Marin||President of Brazilian Football Confederation|
|Jean Pierre Noher||José Hawilla||Founder and President of Traffic Group, owner of the South American soccer TV rights|
|Federico Liss||Mariano Jinkis||Founder and board member of Full Play Group, company that purchased the TV rights from CONMEBOL in 2013|
|Cristóbal Tapia||Dave Summerfield||FBI Agent|
- Agustín Moya as Juan Ángel Napout, el President of CONMEBOL and vice president 1º of FIFA.
- Víctor Rojas as Luis Chiriboga, President of Federación Ecuatoriana de Fútbol.
- Jaime Omeñaca as Carlos Chávez Landívar, President of Federación Boliviana de Fútbol.
- Felipe Armas as Jaime Estévez, President of Club Deportivo Universidad Católica.
- Paulo Brunetti as Alejandro Burzaco, President of TyC (Torneos y Competencias).
- José Grünewald as El kiosquero in La Calera.
- Katyna Huberman as Olivia, lawyer and friend of "Nené"
- Blanca Lewin as Sofía Díaz, journalist of "El Andino"
- Adriano Castillo as waitress chief in Luque, Paraguay
- Millaray Lobos as Cecilia Domínguez, secretary of Sergio Jadue
- Antonia Giesen as Fanny, friend of Rosario
- Horacio Games as João Havelange, ex president of FIFA between 1974 and 1998
- Ignacia Uribe as Sara, cell phone thief
- Abián Vainstein as Joseph Blatter, President of FIFA
- Heinz Krattiger as FIFA employee, righthand of Joseph Blatter
- Alejandro Bracho as Chuck Blazer, FIFA executive committee member
- Cristián García-Huidobro as José Yuraszeck, manager of Azul Azul, in charge of Universidad de Chile.
- Marcela Osorio as Neusa Marin, Luis Chiriboga's wife
- Tatiana Molina
- Maricarmen Arrigorriaga
- Nicolás Poblete as journalist
- Heidrun Breier as Ruth, Swiss police
- Bastián Bodenhöfer as French detective
- Steevens Benjamin as security doorman
- Javier Bacchetta as Ciro Cesar Silva
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original release date |
|1||"Not your topo"||Armando Bo||Armando Bo||June 5, 2020|
|2||"Rosarito"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
|3||"Las pelotas"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
|4||"En el palo"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
|5||"Padre Nuestro"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
|6||"Fifageit"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
|7||"Mentira"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
|8||"Todo pasa"||TBA||TBA||June 5, 2020|
- "'El Presidente' Amazon makes 'FIFA Gate". Los Angeles Times. 5 June 2020. Retrieved 16 June 2020.
- ""El Presidente" de Amazon Prime Video muestra el escándalo de corrupción FIFAgate del 2015". CNN. 2 June 2020. Retrieved 16 June 2020.
- "New on Amazon Prime Video September 2021, Plus What's Coming Next". October 2019.
- Lo que sabemos de El Presidente, la serie que cuenta la historia de Sergio Jadue
- "El Presidente – Listings". The Futon Critic. Retrieved June 20, 2020.