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Arap Bethke begins filming “Juego de Mentiras,” Telemundo’s new series.

Por: Magret Martinez

18, August, 2022 en Influxes

Arap Bethke begins filming “Juego de Mentiras,” Telemundo’s new series.
A thriller full of intrigue, mystery, passion and love, is the new project that stars the Kenyan-Mexican actor.

Miami, August 17, 2022 – The set returns. Actor Arap Bethke began filming Juego de Mentiras, Telemundo’s new series, a thriller full of intrigue, mystery, passion and love starring the Kenyan-Mexican histrion.

Along with Bethke (Buscando a Frida, Mujer de Nadie, Club de Cuervos), Altaír Jarabo (Corazón Guerrero, Vencer el Desamor) and María Elisa Camargo (Bajo el Mismo Cielo) share credits. The original series that is recorded in the forums of Telemundo Center in Miami, also includes the stellar participation of Rodrigo Guirao (Corazón Guerrero, Rubí), Cynthia Klitbo (Mujer de Nadie), Eduardo Yáñez (La Reina del Sur 3, Falsa Identidad) and Camila Nuñez. The cast is made up of Patricio Gallardo, Alicia Machado, Alberto Casanova, Pepe Gámez, Gabriela Vergara, Beatriz Valdés, María Laura Quintero and Bárbara Garófalo, with the special participation of Aylín Mújica.

Arap Bethke
Arap Bethke

“It’s a great privilege to bring this renowned cast together to bring to life this unique story that promises to grab the viewer from the first scene,” said Karen Barroeta, Executive Vice President of Production and Development for Telemundo Global Studios. “To the actors who join our network and the team behind the scenes, I welcome you and wish you all the best in this beginning of recordings.”

“For me it is a pleasure and an honor to be at the forefront of the new production of Telemundo. We have a story full of suspense and adrenaline that I am sure will captivate the audience with its unexpected twists. In addition, we have a top-notch cast and we are all very excited about this great story,” said actor Arap Bethke.

For her part, actress Altaír Jarabo, who makes her debut on the Telemundo network commented, “Juego de Mentiras is a diamond in the rough. The whole team is already polishing this jewel that will inspire the most beautiful and memorable emotions of our audience. Thank you Telemundo! For me, it’s a dream come true.”

Arap Bethke
Arap Bethke

Set in the city of Los Angeles and San Clemente California, Juego de Mentiras, is a story full of intrigue, mystery, passion and love that follows the life of César Ferrer (Bethke), a hardworking man who always dreamed of having his own family, and who gives his life for his daughter Noelia (Nuñez). When his wife disappears, all clues point to him as the prime suspect. Determined to prevent his eight-year-old daughter from being snatched from him, Caesar risks investigating on his own. While searching for clues about the possible reasons for his wife’s disappearance, César discovers that Adriana led a double life and may not be the person everyone knew, for better or worse.

An original story written by Sebastián Arrau with librettos by: Yutzil Martínez, Berenice Cárdenas, Rosario Valenzuela and Adela Boltansky, the script is supervised by Sergio Mendoza. Produced by Telemundo Global Studios, this new thriller is directed by Eduardo Ripari, Ricardo Schwarz and Uandari Gómez. The cinematography is in charge of Iván Rodríguez and José Luis Velarde. The production design is in charge of Pedro de Larrechea and the art direction is in charge of Lisette Graffe. Karen Barroeta, Ximena Cantuarias, Elizabeth Suárez and Rafael Urióstegui are executive producers.
Bethke born in Kenya and raised in Mexico, is known for his work in series and novels such as ‘Mujer de Nadie’ (2022), ‘Buscando a Frida’ (2021) ‘La Usurpadora’ (2019), ‘La Piloto’ (2017, 2018), Netflix’s ‘Club de Cuervos’ (2015) and the films ‘Sin Origen’ (2020), ‘Guadalupe Reyes’ (2019) and ‘No se aceptan Devoluciones’ (2013). He was named Ambassador of the Environment in Mexico by The Climate Project Mexico, al-Gore’s foundation. He is also a spokesperson for “The Climate Reality Project” joining Nobel Laureate and former U.S. Vice President Al Gore in the eighth edition of the event “24 Hours of Reality broadcast, Protect Our Planet, Protect Ourselves“. Arap was recently chosen among “The 100 Most Influential and Committed Latinos to Climate Action 2021.”

Arap Bethke
Arap Bethke

Viewers can follow Arap Bethke and Telemundo Series through their social networks: Instagram @ArapMx @TelemundoSeries Twitter @ArapMx @TelemundoSeries Facebook @ArapMx @TelemundoSeries and can join the conversation, using #JuegoDeMentiras
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NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises leads the media industry in the production and distribution of Spanish-language content for U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. The company serves U.S. Hispanics through its national television network, cable network Universo and digital platforms that include the Telemundo app and streaming services, such as Peacock, among others. The Telemundo network offers Spanish-language entertainment, news and sports content that reaches 93% of U.S. Hispanic households in 210 markets, through 30 own stations and 56 affiliated stations. Telemundo also owns an independent broadcaster in Puerto Rico. Telemundo is the exclusive Spanish-language home for the United States of the world’s two most popular sporting events, the FIFA World Cup and the Olympic Games, as well as the Premier League and Mexican soccer team Chivas. Telemundo Global Studios, the number one producer of Spanish-language fiction content in the United States, includes Telemundo Television Studios, Telemundo Streaming Studios and Underground Producciones. Telemundo’s new content brand, Tplus, will launch on Peacock in late 2022 with programming developed by the entire spectrum of Hispanics. NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises is a division of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

Learn more about Arap Bethke

Over the past year, Arap was one of the leaders who moved environmental conversations, one of the figures who most talked about sustainability on social media. The environmental actor tops the list of the first report, by the company Neuronal, which reveals who were the characters that drove the conversations about the environment in Latin America during 2021.

It should be noted that the histrión is an ambassador of the Latin America Green Awards, the most relevant sustainability festival in the world that recognizes the best social and environmental projects.

Bethke is an internationally renowned actor with a very successful career with work primarily in Mexico, Latin America and the U.S. Hispanic market. Many of the projects he has been traveling on around the world are, “Club de Cuervos” and “La Piloto”, both currently available on NETFLIX.

Throughout his ascendant and impeccable acting career he has to his credit more than 12 films and over 25 productions for television and digital OTT platforms. His outstanding work in film, television and theater has given him several awards and recognitions. He has been the face of international brands for advertising campaigns, in addition to presenting multiple television programs and awards ceremonies.

Arap Bethke
Arap Bethke

His most recent films are “Guadalupe Reyes” and “Sin Origen”, now on AMAZON. Soon he will release two new films in Mexico “Allowed” and “Mal de Ojo”, which he stars. Both productions were shot in Aztec lands in October and November 2021.

Arap has participated star in successful and recognized productions for Televisa that have gone around the world, being some of the most outstanding: “La Usurpadora” available on Amazon Prime Video, “Clase 406”, “RBD La Familia” and “Mi Generación”. In Telemundo she participated in productions such as “Doña Bárbara”, “Los Victorinos”, “La Diosa Coronada”, “Tierra de Pasiones”, “Madre Luna”, “Señora Acero” and “Eva La Trailera”, among many others. He is currently one of the protagonists of the new series “Buscando a Frida”.

Typical of its human quality, it is passionate about environmental issues

Recently the Arap was chosen among “The 100 Most Influential latinos committed to climate action 2021”. The conglomerate of great figures in art, politics and business brings together the most influential individuals who have assumed the commitment to watch over and take care of our natural resources. Within this list are Gael García, Shakira, Carlos Vives, Papa Francisco, Penélope Cruz, Javier Barden, Fher of the group Maná, Diego Luna, Eva Longoria, among others.

Actor Arap Bethke was named Ambassador of the Environment in Mexico by The Climate Project Mexico. He is also a spokesperson for “The Climate Reality Project” joining Nobel Laureate and former Vice President of the United States, Al Gore, in the eighth edition of the event “24 Hours Of Reality broadcast, Project Our Planet, Protect Ourselves”. He is also a spokesperson for The Ocean: The Great Provider campaign, an initiative of the environmental organization Sachamama, which highlights the need to take climate action to ensure the ocean can remain a source of life and sustenance for our planet and our communities.

Arap Bethke
Arap Bethke

Committed to environmental causes, the histrion joined the environmental organization Greenpeace México as a spokesman for the campaign #ConsumoResponsable which seeks to empower the inhabitants of large cities and motivate them to a radical change in their consumption models to win the battle against climate change.

In addition, Arap was Spokesperson for the “He for She” campaign of UN Women Mexico to join men for women’s rights and gender equality.

Bethke’s outgoing personality is the perfect match for her hobbies, which include surfing, biking and motorbike, cooking, and traveling. He thoroughly enjoys reading books and watching movies.

Photos Arap Bethke credit: Alejandro García

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