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Ricardo "Richard" Riganti
A young adult (23) who dropped out of college. Her cousin offered to live temporarily in a house previously taken by squatters, but only under certain conditions. Now, with this amount of liberty on his hands, Ricardo will take the shot to misheave as much as he can, without measuring the consequences of his actions.
Played by: Rodrigo De La Serna
- All for Nothing: In Episode 2, he was desperate to try cocaine, he tried it and ended up bad. Then he attempted to be a badass criminal and ended up worse
- A Date with Rosie Palms: In the first episode, before meeting Sofia
- Attempted Rape: What they did to him in Episode 4.
- Boy Meets Girl: An inter-class version with Sofia.
- Brilliant, but Lazy: Several times it's mentioned that he used to be a very good student and Pollo managed to get until seventh grade thanks to him. He even started a medicine career, but probably his lazynes is what caused him to drop everything out.
- Drugs Are Bad: His lesson in Episode 3
- Gone Horribly Wrong: Basically his whole attempt to get himself into the underworld, but the real inflection point was after he got his sweet revenge in Episode 5. Pablo started a hunting in order to kill him and basically a war between his highly dangerous band of criminals from the Docke and the main gang. And the results are not nice to say the least...
- The Gunfighter Wannabe: Specially after meeting the gun nut Miguel.
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: With Pollo
- Hidden Depths: He plays guitar and he used to have a band. He's very interested in music and seems to like classical music.
- I Just Want to Be Badass: His whole arc in the show... at least until everything gets fucked up real good.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Despite being quite rude and jerky, Ricardo would NEVER leave his friends behind.
- Let's Get Dangerous!: With disastrous results
- Morality Pet: To Pollo
- Naïve Newcomer: At first to the marginal underworld, then to the criminal world with the teachings of Miguel
- Near-Rape Experience: What Pablo and his guys did to him in Episode 4
- Poisonous Friend/False Friend: Miguel is this for him.
- Properly Paranoid
- Racist Grandma: His grandma is this as we can see in Episode 6 when Ricardo takes Sofia (a kinda black skinned girl) to her house and she didn't even greet her and what's more, she's afraid that Sofia would "steal something" from her house.
- Rape and Revenge: Luckyly for him, Pollo, Walter and Chiqui came to rescue him before Pablo and his gang could rape him, but it was so close that Ricardo stayed quite resented and got himself a revenge.
- School Is for Losers: As a college dropout, this became his philosophy. He tried to say that to Sofia's son and she didn't like it at all.
- The Dog Bites Back: In Episode 5, he met with Pablo at the Docke and beated the shit out of him in response for almost raping him.
- The Smart Guy: Not street smart as Pollo but is implied that he's the smartest of the group
- Took a Level in Jerkass: In the third episode. And later in the series when he started hanging out with the jerkass Miguel.
- Who's Laughing Now??: Delivered to Pablo while beating the living shit out of him in Episode 5.
Sergio El Pollo
Ricardo's childhood friend and former criminal who wants to resume friendship with him at the abandoned house. He wants to start a normal peaceful life with Ricardo, Walter and Chiqui. Sadly this contrasts with Ricardo's desire to enter the criminal life, forcing Pollo to keep him out of trouble.
Played by: Diego Alonso
- The Ace: He demonstrated to be pretty good at many things; hes a good muscle (he can intimidate but he can keep it together all the time), he can perfectly fix an electrical installation in the middle of an abandoned house, he can do masonry work really good, he can cook and elaborate a complex plan to ambush a minor criminal organization (his former roommates from the Docke)
- All Girls Want Bad Boys: Clara falls for him almost instantly, although is just a sexual thing.
- Anti-Hero: The closest to a heroic figure in the show, but hes a thug, a thief and he will stop at nothing to protect his best friends and keep them away from trouble.
- The Atoner: He doesn't want anything to do with drugs and the criminal life anymore, specially after spending time with Ricardo and the gang, but it is implied by Negro Pablo that the "old Pollo" used to be a way more unscrupulous criminal and possibly a guiltless killer.
- Badass Baritone: Has quite a deep voice.
- Badass Normal: He looks like an average person, acts normally and he can kick your ass anytime.
- Batman Gambit
- Berserk Button: Dont call him negro de mierda (fucking nigger)
- Big Brother Instinct: To Chiqui and (specially) Ricardo...
- Big Damn Heroes: Along with Chiqui and Walter when they rescue Ricardo from being gang-raped by Pablo and his group
- Blank Stare: One of his many intimidating resources.
- Book Dumb: Despite being a really smart guy, hes not well readed or cultured at all
- The Chessmaster: In order to protect Ricardo, Pollo executed a complex plan to ambush Pablo, La Turca and his mule, he planned a fake robbery intended to went wrong that ultimately would leave Pablo and his mule branded in the neighborhood. The plan worked 100%. it's a shame that ultimately Pablo and La Turca realized this at the end
- Dark and Troubled Past: Altough we don't get any certain info about his past, he has a criminal record and it's implied that he used to have issues with drugs.
- Deadpan Snarker: He can be dead serious and hes propense to deliver sarcastic and incisive comments
- Drugs Are Bad: The lesson hes trying to teach Ricardo in Episode 2 and 3.
- Good Is Not Nice: Perhaps one of the most selfless characters in the show and the closest thing to a heroic figure... still, he's rude, snarky and pretty agressive. But he will do everything to protect his loved ones. He tried to keep away Ricardo from trying cocaine at Episode 2.
- Guardian Angel: He acts this way to Ricardo once Pablo started a hunt to kill him.
- Heartbroken Badass: After finding out that Clara has a boyfriend
- Heterosexual Life-Partners: With Ricardo and Chiqui
- Mama Didn't Raise No Criminal: His mother lives alone in a depressing little house constantly worried about his son, what made her addicted to sleeping pills.
- Only Sane Man: He is quite a serious guy and due his status as the street smart one, Pollo seems to be the only one of the gang who thinks clearly and the one who knows exactly when and how to act.
- Inverted in Episode 3 when he secretly did cocaine like the rest of the group and interrupts the campfire scene only to beat the shit out of Ricardo with a dead fish he found on the seashore, because he was pissed off with Ricardo and Walter because they lefted him behind.
- Power Walk: Delivers one at episode 10
- Smoking Is Cool: Sometimes, Pollo make smoking looks very cool.
- The Stoic: Sometimes he gives this impresión
- Street Smart: Better than anyone.
- Reality Ensues: He IS this trope to Ricardo's pipe dreams and idealization of the criminal life and his attempts to become a street smart badass. Since Pollo already lived that kind of life, he was on the edge and knows better than anyone that it won't end well. And he was right, sadly.
A Rolling Stones fan and dog walker who randmonly joins to the gang after Ricardo asked him for help to deal with a problem in the first episode. He's quite a jerk, badass-wannabe and a somewhat stupid hypocrite. Still, he has high moral values when it comes to friendship, he's loyal, an animal lover and overall has a cheerful lovable personality.
Played by: Ariel Staltari
- Bad Liar
- Berserk Button: Don't hurt an animal in front of him. And specially don't mess with Severino.
- Brutal Honesty: To the point of jerkass
- Canine Companion: Severino, his dog, is this for him
- Hidden Depths: Despite being uuite dumb and a jerk all the time, is implied that he has quite an amount of knowledge of general culture. From literature, to religion and history. He named his dog after Severino Di Giovanni, an Italian-Argentine anarchist poet and journalist.
- Hypocritical Humor: His comic moments mostly comes from his mythomania and tendency to think that's he's above everybody.
- Friend to All Living Things: Walter has a soft spot on animals. He LOVES his dog more than anything and he works as a dog walker.
- Happy Dance: He's propense to make a stone/rolinga dance (influenced by Mick Jagger classic moves) when he's happy or hyped about something
- Heroic Wannabe: More like badass wannabe
- Insane Troll Logic: Some of his ways of reasoning falls into this trope
- Jerkass Has a Point: sometimes, he makes valid observations around Richard's selfishness
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: Hes a total jerk all the time, but deep down inside hes a good and pretty loyal guy.
- Meta Guy: In the last episode he pointed out that the one of the conversations they were having sounded like an Argentinian film
- Shortly after he jokingly wondered if they actually were inside an Argentinian film.
- O.O.C. Is Serious Business: At the last episode, all shit went down when Pablo's gang killed Severino and the laid back funny Walter becomes a beast thirsty for revenge.
- Roaring Rampage of Revenge: after Pablo and his gang killed his beloved dog, Severino
- Sarcasm Mode: All the time. In fact, when he's not being sarcastic seems like O.O.C. This is one of the reasons why his characters is by far the funniest.
- Stoners Are Funny: Along with Chiqui.
- Plucky Comic Relief: The show is quite grim and dark, but Walter never fails to make us laugh.
- Undying Loyalty: Despite everything, Walter would never betray Pollo, Chiqui or Ricardo.
- You Talkin' to Me??: At Episode 4 when Pollo gives him a broken gun.
A kind-hearted, adorable big guy who is friends with Pollo who introduces him to the gang. Despite claiming to have a place to live, he's a drifter who usually begs for money in the street. Chiqui is quite childish and dimwitted but mature in his own way, has some good cooking skills and he's undoubtedly the heart of the group.
Played by: Franco Tirri
- Adorkable: Oh man youll want to give him a big hug during the whole show.
- Bear Hug: He is very sensitive and affectionate, so he often gives many of these.
- Beware the Nice Ones: Hes pure as the snow, but that doesnt mean that hell let himself be trampled. If you try to cheat him in any way and he can get quite agressive. Much worse if you disrespect him.
- Be Yourself: In Episode 3, Ricardo tried all the episode to get laid under the effects of cocaine acting like a real jerk (towards his friends and women in general) and he even mocked Chiqui for being childish. Ultimately, Chiqui was the only one got himself a romantic interesnt and got laid, and he even didn't was looking for it.
- Book Dumb: Implied that he never went to school. He doesn't know who Freud is.
- Cloudcuckoolander: Specially invoked in Episode 5 when the whole gang is worried about Pollo being recently stabbed and he just went to the store to buy a Kinder egg.
- Dead In Your Arms Tonight: The last episode.
- The Ditz
- The Drifter
- Gentle Giant: Hes tall, has a large body and a deep voice... and he's by far the purest character of them all.
- Heartwarming Orphan: We learn he's an orphan later in the series in a brief scene when he told this to Walter.
- Hidden Depths: Hes has some real good cooking skills, he worked as a dish washer in a restaurant and he learned a few things.
- Incorruptible Pure Pureness
- Ironic Nickname: "Chiqui" is an abbreviation of "chiquito" wich in Spanish means "tiny" or "little one". And he looks like a bear.
- In Touch with His Feminine Side: Focused on his "Open, Emotional Personality" and his love for cooking.
- Kill the Cutie: A deliberately dick move from the writers for sure...
- Manchild: In Episode 5 he bought a "Kinder Surprise" egg mainly because he wanted the toy inside.
- Morality Pet: To Pollo and maybe the whole gang.
- Only Known by Their Nickname: At least to the audience, we never learn his real name.
- Sensitive Guy and Manly Man: Chiqui (Sensitive Guy) and Pollo (Manly Man).
- Stoners Are Funny: With Walter
- Sweet Tooth: In a few scenes we can see that he has a thing for sweets.
El Negro Pablo
The conflictive Pollo's "friend" from the Docke and his former partner in crime.After a strong argument with him, Pollo left the Docke and ended up with Ricardo at the abandoned house. Pablo owed some money to Pollo, so when he went to the Docke in order to claim it, Walter showed up with a gun to look tough in front of him and his roomates, wich was a big mistake (the gun was unloaded). This incident made things worse between Pollo and Pablo, then things got even uglier when Ricardo, innocently showed up at the Docke lookin up for Pollo and Pablo tried to rape him. Later Ricardo took a violent revenge on Pablo and everything just went out of control becoming the later the big bad of the series when starting a hunt to catch Ricardo and settle accounts. For good
Played by: Dante Mastropierro
- Ambiguously Bi: He'll never say this outloud, also he often uses homophobic slurs (pretty much like every character in the show, tho). But we can see that women are not his only target when it comes to sex. And there's this mild implication that there is something sexual going on between him and his mule/subordinate.
- Anything That Moves: He and his whole gang, basically. A quality that in his case make him extra-dangerous.
- Big Bad: The role he plays from Episode 4 onwards, he becomes the main antagonist.
- Cycle of Revenge: Ricardo took revenge on him for almost gang-raping him by beating him. Then, Pablo wanted to took revenge on Ricardo (by killing him). In order to protect Ricardo, Pollo plans a "fake robbery" to ambush Pablo. Once Pablo finds this out, he wanted to took revenge on Pollo and the whole gang. Pablo and his gang killed Walter's dog Severino, and then the gang wanted revenge for that... wich ultimately caused his death in hands of Ricardo... but also caused the death of Chiqui
- Designated Bullet: Has one to put Ricardo down.
- Disproportionate Retribution: In the first place, he tried to gang-rape Ricardo just because he's friends with Pollo... in response, Ricardo beated him. And Pablo's response? A manhunt to kill him and induce paranoia in between.
- Escalating War: Everything started with a minor dispute between Pablo and Pollo at the Docke.
- Even Evil Has Standards: He will NOT leave his friends/partners behind and he even feels guilty for what happened while ago with La Turca, a former criminal partner who ended up in jail in a robbery that went wrong.
- When his Mule/Subordinate says that he would bang La Turca's mother, he slapped him in the head and told him to show some respect because her daughter is in jail.
- The Dreaded: Becomes this to Ricardo (and the gang, eventually) properly sugested by Pollo.
- Faux Affably Evil: Invoked in Episode 4 when he acted like a real pal to Ricardo... only to gang-rape him just because he's the friend of Pollo.
- Instant Death Bullet: How he dies, delivered by Ricardo of all people.
- Misplaced Retribution: He tried to gang-rape Ricardo to make it clear to Pollo that he should not mess with him.
- Mister Big: Tthe leader of his gang, the main antagonist of the series and a really short guy. We can see in one scene that he's barely taller than some children playing football.
- Paranoia Gambit: In Episode 7 (properly named "Paranoia") he sent Ricardo's ID and a note to the apartment he used to live where his little sister lives now
- Politically Correct Villain: He seems quite open minded when it comes to sexual inclinations.
- Sycophantic Servant: His mule is this for him.
- Street Smart: At the level of Pollo
- The Sociopath: The very reason he's the main antagonist. He's a very violent and unscrupulous criminal besides being a unexpected rapist.
The legal owner of the house and Ricardo's cousin. When the house is evicted, she offers Ricardo to live there temporarily to take care of it. But she did not know how much a pain in the ass this was going to be for her...
Played by: Ana Celentano
- All Girls Want Bad Boys: Falls for Pollo... at least sexually.
- Ice Queen: Her main role.
- Iron Lady: She gotta act this way around Ricardo and his group.
- Landlord: The legal owner of the house... at least, until she lost control.
- Love Hungry
- Reasonable Authority Figure: She was quite patient with Ricardo systematically breaking the rules she gave him at first.
- Smoking Is Not Cool: She tells Pollo that she's trying to quit.
- Sugar-and-Ice Personality: She must be firm and cold to inspire respect, but she often shows her softer side with Ricardo and eventually with Pollo.
- Sympathetic Inspector Antagonist: At times, she fills this role. After all, is her job.
- Thicker Than Water: Maybe the only reason why she handled so much of Ricardo's shit (it's her cousin and don't want any harm for him).
- Tsundere: Type A
- Your Cheating Heart: She has a boyfriend and starts a fiery affair with Pollo
A sociopathic skinhead-looking criminal who lived in the house like a squatter, but he left the house before the eviction, presumably fleeing from the police, abandoning his family in the process. He came back in Episode 7 and started to live there with the rest of the group. Eventually he becomes Ricardo's master in the art of stealing.
Played by: Jorge Sesán
- 0% Approval Rating: Nobody likes him except for Ricardo... until he betrays him
- Badass Teacher: To Ricardo
- Berserk Button: Don't call her Miguelito
- Bodyguard Betrayal: Sort of to Ricardo, since he seems like a protective figure for him.
- Chronic Backstabbing Disorder: It seems that Ricardo wasn't the first or the last person he stabbed in the back
- Consummate Liar: Is impossible to know at wich point you can trust him or not.
- Even Evil Has Loved Ones: Downplayed. He has a wife and a daugther that were evicted from the house and he did't see them again. Miguel claims he loves his daugther, and even has a photo of her in his wallet. But we can't know for sure how much he cares about them since he abandoned them.
- Even Evil Has Standards: As a criminal, one of his golden rules at robbing people on the street is not to watch his victims directly at their eyes because he'll pity them.
- Foil: To Pollo... at first he seems like a skinhead version of Pollo, but then we learn that, unlike Pollo, he's a traitor and doesn't give a fuck about anybody but himself.
- Gun Nut
- Hands-Off Parenting: Heavily implied when he used to live with his family in the house before the eviction.
- Parental Abandonment: He fled the hell out from the police, leaving his wife and daugther in the process.
- False Friend: To Ricardo
- Jerk with a Heart of Jerk: He's a total jerkass, and deep down inside... a merciless traitor
- Stern Teacher
- Street Smart
Played by: Rosina Soto
- Back to School: Played for Drama, She's trying to get her highschool title
- Education Mama: Not to the point of obsession, but since she didn't finished school and see herself and her family in the middle of a harsh marginalized reality, Sofía is VERY worried about her son's education and it's her Number 1 priority.
- Girl Next Door: To Ricardo
- Like Father Unlike Daughter: She is Peralta's daughter. And unlike him, she tries to be honest and a responsible mother.
- Lonely Together: With Ricardo, once his life stars falling apart during the course of the series.
- Love Hungry: Implied she and her son were abandoned by her ex partner, this is maybe the main reason she came almost instanly to Ricardo, despite their differences.
- Sarcasm-Blind: Voluntarily, unlike her father's sarcastic and playful personality, she prefers to be a more serious person and doesn't like to joke around too much and refuses to take sarcastic comments about school education, specially when her son is around.
- Inter Class Romance: The main reason she doesn't see a future in her relationship with Ricardo.
Played by: Augusto Britez
- Berserk Button: When Walter called him and his people "bolita" (a discriminatory slur for bolivian people). He claims to be from Salta, Argentina. But according to Word of God, he's from Paraguay.
- Funny Foreigner
- Hypocritical Humor: The LORD of this in the show.
- Idiot Ball: He tried to make Ricardo believe that the house is haunted. How? He posed as a ghost, simply using his voice with his highly recognizable accent. And was surprised because Ricardo recognized him instanly.
- Insane Troll Logic: shamelessly aware of this.
- Jerk with a Heart of Gold: He's a total shameless jerk, but in the last episode he gives his best wishes for Ricardo in a very sincere heartwarming way.
- Plucky Comic Relief: Almost all his scenes are for comedy effect.
- Quick Nip: Regularly drinks cheap tetra pak wine from the store.
- Sarcasm Mode: Pretty much all the time, that's why he can be quite annoying.
- Sincerity Mode: At the last episode, when he gives Ricardo his best wishes.
- Title Drop: He says to Ricardo "Goodbye and Good Luck!" (the last episode's title)