‘The Following’ Star Adan Canto Cast in NBC’s ‘Curse of the Fuentes Women’ Pilot

NBC’s drama pilot “Curse of the Fuentes Women” from “Ugly Betty” producer Silvio Horta has found its leading man. Adan Canto has been cast in the role of Salvador, Variety has learned.

Salvador is described as a mysterious stranger who washes up on Miami Beach and comes into the lives of the Fuentes women, reviving a link to a magical past.

Canto (“The Following,” “Mixology,” “X-Men: Days of Future Past”) is the first actor cast in the hourlong NBC pilot.

The “Fuentes Women” pilot was penned by Horta, who will also serve as an exec producer. The project hails from Horta’s Silent H Productions and Warner Bros. TV.

Canto is repped by UTA, Aida Bernal at Spellbound Entertainment and Joseph Weiner.

More TV

  • The Blacklist 100th Episode

    'The Blacklist' Team on the 100th Episode: A Heist and a Walk Down Memory Lane

    NBC’s drama pilot “Curse of the Fuentes Women” from “Ugly Betty” producer Silvio Horta has found its leading man. Adan Canto has been cast in the role of Salvador, Variety has learned. Salvador is described as a mysterious stranger who washes up on Miami Beach and comes into the lives of the Fuentes women, reviving a […]

  • Rupert Friend Death of Stalin

    'Homeland' Alum Rupert Friend Joins CBS All Access Drama 'Strange Angel'

    NBC’s drama pilot “Curse of the Fuentes Women” from “Ugly Betty” producer Silvio Horta has found its leading man. Adan Canto has been cast in the role of Salvador, Variety has learned. Salvador is described as a mysterious stranger who washes up on Miami Beach and comes into the lives of the Fuentes women, reviving a […]

  • Katie Couric Olympics

    Katie Couric to Co-Host NBC's Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

    NBC’s drama pilot “Curse of the Fuentes Women” from “Ugly Betty” producer Silvio Horta has found its leading man. Adan Canto has been cast in the role of Salvador, Variety has learned. Salvador is described as a mysterious stranger who washes up on Miami Beach and comes into the lives of the Fuentes women, reviving a […]

  • Kristen Wiig Where'd You Go Bernadette

    Kristen Wiig to Star in Reese Witherspoon-Produced Comedy Series for Apple

    NBC’s drama pilot “Curse of the Fuentes Women” from “Ugly Betty” producer Silvio Horta has found its leading man. Adan Canto has been cast in the role of Salvador, Variety has learned. Salvador is described as a mysterious stranger who washes up on Miami Beach and comes into the lives of the Fuentes women, reviving a […]

  • 'Wolf Hall' Team Reunites for Cyber

    'Wolf Hall' Team Reunites for Cyber Warfare Series 'The Undeclared War'

    NBC’s drama pilot “Curse of the Fuentes Women” from “Ugly Betty” producer Silvio Horta has found its leading man. Adan Canto has been cast in the role of Salvador, Variety has learned. Salvador is described as a mysterious stranger who washes up on Miami Beach and comes into the lives of the Fuentes women, reviving a […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content