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The Ministry of Time 

El ministerio del tiempo (original title)
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A warrior from the 16th Century, the first female university student from the 19th Century, and a paramedic from the 21st Century join a secret agency to prevent people from changing Spanish history using time-traveling doors.
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Series cast summary:
Cayetana Guillén Cuervo ...  Irene Larra 43 episodes, 2015-2020
Juan Gea Juan Gea ...  Ernesto Jiménez / ... 43 episodes, 2015-2020
Francesca Piñón ...  Angustias 43 episodes, 2015-2020
Jaime Blanch ...  Salvador Martí 43 episodes, 2015-2020
Nacho Fresneda ...  Alonso de Entrerríos 41 episodes, 2015-2020
Aura Garrido ...  Amelia Folch 28 episodes, 2015-2020
Hugo Silva ...  Pacino 27 episodes, 2016-2020
Rodolfo Sancho ...  Julián Martínez / ... 25 episodes, 2015-2020
Julián Villagrán ...  Velázquez 18 episodes, 2015-2020
Susana Córdoba Susana Córdoba ...  Elena Castillo / ... 19 episodes, 2015-2020


Three people from different centuries are recruited by a mysterious organization whose purpose is to make sure that the history of Spain proceeds as it should. A 16th century soldier, a 19th century university student, and a 21st century paramedic, each bring to the table indispensable talents and a shared courage that bind them into a formidable team.

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One of the conditions Javier Olivares always put to make season 4 was that the episodes needed to be 50 minutes, and not the usual 70. Eventually they agreed on 60 minute episodes by average. See more »


References La torre de los siete jorobados (1944) See more »

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Fantastic and Fun. Great to learn so much history too!
25 February 2018 | by jk-692-236394See all my reviews

This show is very good. The characters really grow on you. I like the concept of the doors through time. The Ministry of Time also has a great sense of humor. I find the acting quite good and engaging. It is refreshing to watch a show from a different country with a totally different perspective. The costumes are very lush and lovely. I have learned so much about a history I knew almost nothing of. This has been a fun side bonus. I liked the American show Timeless, which is not even half as good as this one and seems rather silly and ham-fisted compared to this one. The company that owns MOT, took Timeless to court for ripping them off and I totally can see why. This show is much better than Timeless. Which I will still watch, but now I will be comparing it to this show. If you are American and watching this show, you will get a total laugh out of the very bad American accents, when they attempt some some stories involving American figures. That is fun too. When J Edgar Hoover introduces himself the rolling R's in the attempted American accent cracked my family up. We replayed that about 5 times, laughing our heads off. If you like history and time travel, give this show a try. All three seasons with English subs is now on Netflix. I highly recommend it. I hope they make a 4th season.

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Spanish | Portuguese

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