The Ballad of Hugo Sánchez

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The Ballad of Hugo Sánchez
Also known asLa balada de Hugo Sánchez
GenreComedy drama
Created by
  • Mark Alazraki[1]
  • Moisés Chiver[1]
  • Gaz Alazraki[1]
Screenplay by
  • Mehar Sethi[1]
  • Mark Alazraki[1]
  • Conor Galvin[1]
  • Dave Newberg[1]
  • L.E. Correia[1]
  • Jaclyn Moore[1]
Directed by
  • Álvaro Curiel[1]
  • Mark Alazraki[1]
Country of originMexico
Original languageSpanish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6 (list of episodes)
Executive producers
  • Mark Alazraki[1]
  • Moisés Chiver[1]
  • Gaz Alazraki[1]
  • Mehar Sethi[1]
Production companyAlazraki Entertainment[1]
Original release
Release17 June 2018 (2018-06-17)
Club de Cuervos

The Ballad of Hugo Sánchez (or Club de Cuervos Presents: The Ballad of Hugo Sánchez; Spanish: La balada de Hugo Sánchez) is a Mexican comedy-drama streaming television series that premiered on 17 June 2018 on Netflix.[1] It is a spin-off based on Hugo Sánchez character from the Mexican series Club de Cuervos.[2] The entire miniseries takes place within the first episode of season four of Club de Cuervos, which reuses several scenes from the miniseries.


Hugo Sánchez (Jesús Zavala), who now, after being named Chava's personal assistant, will be in charge of taking the Cuervos to a tournament in Nicaragua called "Duelo de las Aves". For the first time, Hugo leaves his comfort zone to take charge of a team and his own life.



Season 1 (2018)[edit]

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
1"Wear Sunscreen"
"Ponte bloqueador"
Mark AlazrakiConor Galvin & Mark AlazrakiJune 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)
2"Father of the Jungle"
"Padre de la selva"
Álavaro CurielMehar SethiJune 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)
3"Mexican Pride"
"Orgullo mexicano"
Álavaro CurielDave NewbergJune 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)
4"Sánchez Caskets"
"Ataúdes Sánchez"
Álavaro CurielL.E. CorreiaJune 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)
5"Celebrity Guest"
"Finas visitas"
Mark AlazrakiConor GalvinJune 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)
"Los despreciables"
Mark AlazrakiMehar Sethi & Bennett WalshJune 17, 2018 (2018-06-17)


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q "'Hugo Sánchez', de 'Club de Cuervos', tendrá su propia serie". (in Spanish). 19 January 2013. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  2. ^ García, Carmen (3 April 2018). "La balada de Hugo Sánchez, spin off de Club de Cuervos". (in Spanish). Retrieved 17 May 2018.

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