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Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado (2020)

TV-14 | | Documentary | 8 July 2020 (USA)
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Every day for decades, Walter Mercado — the iconic, gender non-conforming astrologer — mesmerized 120 million Latino viewers with his extravagance and positivity.
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Credited cast:
Walter Mercado ... Self
Willy Acosta ... Self
Lin-Manuel Miranda ... Self
Raul de Molina ... Self
Eugenio Derbez ... Self
Betty Benet Mercado Betty Benet Mercado ... Self
Ivonne Benet Mercado Ivonne Benet Mercado ... Self
Nydia Caro Nydia Caro ... Self
Paloma Morales ... Abuela
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bill Bakula Bill Bakula ... Self
Lawrence Edwin Lawrence Edwin ... Abuelo
Marília Gabriela Marília Gabriela ... Self
Maria Gladys Garcia Maria Gladys Garcia ... Self
Bobby Gilardi Bobby Gilardi ... Self
Elizabeth Gomez Elizabeth Gomez ... Filha #1
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Once the world's most famous astrologer, Walter Mercado seeks to resurrect a forgotten legacy. Raised in the sugar cane fields of Puerto Rico, Walter grew up to become a gender non-conforming, cape-wearing psychic whose televised horoscopes reached 120 million Latinx viewers a day for 30 years before he mysteriously disappeared. Written by Alex Fumero

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In Brazil the film is called "Ligue djá", because of the way he said "call now", with strong accent, in his 0900 hotline TV advertisement, from which he is best known in thar country. See more »

Quotes

Interviewer: You're not telling me Walter Mercado is a virgin, are you?
Walter Mercado: The only one in town.
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Mucho amor
10 July 2020 | by hermit-79940See all my reviews

This documentary was beautifully done. Great insight into this personality who was a wonderful loving human being.


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