Former President of Mexico Vicente Fox to be part of ‘Backdoor’ series

With the intention of criticizing the absurdity and ridicule of everyday life, the second season of “Backdoor” arrives on television, and this time with former Mexican President Vicente Fox as a special guest.

“(The capsule) will come from a journalist who does an interview with the former president and every time he wants to respond, she interrupts him with a new idea,” actress Verónica Bravo said of the participation. of Fox on the show, in which she stars alongside Luz Aldán.

Additionally, the series was taped at Fox Center, the former president’s own space (2000-2006), where for a time the actors were isolated to follow health and safety protocols to avoid coronavirus infections, as reported at a conference.

In this space, 146 capsules were recorded, 35 more for the Facebook page and the recordings continue because outside this space they will record 75 more.

Congruence and social responsibility

Brazilian producer Joo Vicente, also founder of production company Porta dos Fundos, a project in which they were inspired to do “ Backdoor ” in Mexico, said that this series is a comedy that presents current issues such as racism, machismo and many others. which have been discussed recently.

“I think the problem is that when you laugh at the oppressed and not the oppressor, humor helps society debate ordinary situations, in Brazil we laughed at homosexuals like it was funny and now I think we all know it’s not like that, humor has to respect society and that’s what we’re always looking for, ”he said.

Video: YouTube, Backdoor account

A year ago, the series was proven to be successful when one of its chapters went viral on the internet. It was “Harina”, an episode in which a policeman goes mad in an anti-drug operation after trying cocaine.

Public acceptance has been such that a series dedicated to police officers for 2021 is now confirmed, according to the cast and crew at Comedy Central in the virtual event.

The second season of “ Backdoor ” hits the screens of Comedy Central and Amazon Prime Video Complete on November 19 and features performances by Alfonso Borbolla, Memo Villegas, Michelle Rodríguez, Yuriria del Valle, Daniel Tovar, Tato Alexander , Jerry Velázquez and Verónica Bravo, among others.