Netflix’s ‘The Longest Night’: 5 ​​things to know about the Spanish detective miniseries

Netflix has a knack for producing enticing international content that has its own fanbase across the globe. The global streamer brings a totally original and suspenseful Spanish crime thriller mini-series “The Longest Night”. From the teaser itself, we get an idea of ​​just how much suspense and thrill awaits fans who are sure to become addicted to their screens.

If avid fans enjoyed watching these amazing Spanish Netflix series and movies like “Black Beach”, “Lies and Deceit” and “High Seas/Alta Mar”, they will surely love watching this Spanish action-thriller mini-series captivating and full of adrenaline. , “The longest night”.


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When is ‘The Longest Night’ coming out and where can you watch it?

The Spanish crime thriller miniseries “The Longest Night” will be released worldwide on July 8, 2022 on Netflix at 3:01 AM EST.

What is “The Longest Night” about?

The teaser for the series begins with a man constantly staring at the clock in a mental prison. The first text to appear in the teaser says “One Night” followed by a countdown that begins at eight o’clock for all characters.

We also see additional sets of texts that give brief glimpses of all the main characters who are locked up in the mental prison. They are completely cut off from the outside world with no technological gadgets or means of communicating with people in the outside world.

The only chilling dialogue comes at the end where a character is seen saying, “It’s going to be a long night, Hugo.”

The official synopsis reads: “Armed men surround a mental prison and cut off all communications. Their goal: to capture serial killer Simón Lago. Six episodes. A night”.

Who plays in “The Longest Night”?

Alberto Ammann as Hugo Roca

Argentinian star Alberto Ammann, 43, is best known for his performance as Pacho Herrera in Netflix’s hit series ‘Narcos’ and ‘Narcos: Mexico’. He has acted in film, television and theater throughout his illustrious career. He also gave amazing performances in Spanish movies like “Cell 211”, “Lope”, etc. He also starred in the National Geographic miniseries “Mars.” He also starred in the Netflix series “Apaches”. Alberto will play the main role of Hugo in “The Longest Night”.

Other cast members of “The Longest Night” include Luis Callejo, Fran Berenguer, David Solans, Cesar Mateo and several others.


The six-episode Spanish crime thriller miniseries is directed by Oscar Pedraza. The script for the series is written by Xosé Moraisa and Victoriano Sierra Ferreiro.


The trailer for “The Longest Might” has yet to be released, but the teaser was released worldwide on May 31. You can watch it below:

Edward K. Thompson