Constance Marie & Benito Martinez Cast as Emeraude Toubia’s Parents In ‘With Love’
Constance Marie and Benito Martinez will play the Diaz parents in the upcoming Prime Video series With Love!
The Switched at Birth and the 13 Reasons Why alums have been cast as Beatriz Diaz and Jorge Diaz Sr, respectively, according to Deadline.
Beatriz and Jorge Sr are the parents to Emeraude Toubia‘s Lily and Mark Indelicato‘s Jorge, who “are on a mission to find love and purpose. The Diaz siblings cross paths with seemingly unrelated residents during some of the most heightened days of the year — the holidays.”
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend‘s Vincent Rodriguez III was cast as Jorge’s boyfriend, while Todd Grinnell, Rome Flynn, Desmond Chiam and Isis King have also been added as series regulars.
Gloria Calderón Kellett will write and executive produce each episode for Amazon, with Meera Menon directing and executive producing the pilot, which started production last week.
Find out more about each character below…
Beatriz (Constance Marie) is Jorge and Lily’s mother who is going through a midlife/identity crisis with her kids getting older and her marriage being on auto-pilot.
Jorge Sr (Benito Martinez) is described as a hug in human form, a loving and caring father and husband, even if he has gotten a bit too comfortable in his relationship.
Vincent Rodriguez III‘s Henry, Jorge’s charismatic boyfriend who is about to meet the Diaz family and be the first man that Jorge has brought home ever. Henry is a Filipino dreamboat and the perfect guy but will he and Jorge have a happy ending?
Rome Flynn will play Santiago Zayas, a modern Afro-Cuban American Mr. Darcy. Well educated and prefers books to TV. A man of few words, but lots of heart for the right person.
Isis King is Sol Perez, Lily and Jorge’s cousin on their mom’s side. They are a trans non-binary oncology resident who is finally opening themselves up to love with a handsome doctor they work with.
Todd Grinnell will portray Dr. Miles Murphy, a reconstructive plastic surgeon with a good heart who has eyes for Sol Perez.
Desmond Chiam stars as Nick Zhao, Jorge’s best friend and roommate. This hottie has never taken love seriously until now.
In case you missed it, find out about Mark Indelicato‘s character Jorge and Emeraude Toubia‘s Lily!
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