Prison Break's Amaury Nolasco Joins Eva Longoria's Telenovela for NBC

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Eva Longoria’s Telenovela has found its dastardly villain… or has it? (Just kidding. It totally has.)

Prison Break‘s Amaury Nolasco will play Rodrigo, the bad guy on the show-within-a-show in NBC’s upcoming Longoria-led comedy, per The Hollywood Reporter.

The 13-episode, single-camera series centers on popular daytime actress Ana Maria (Longoria) and her life on and off set.

Telenovela also cast Jencarlos Canela (Más Sabe el Diablo) as superstar heartthrob Xavier and Diana Maria Riva (The Bridge) as Ana Maria’s best friend Mia.

Nolasco’s credits include Gang RelatedJustifiedWork It and Rizzoli & Isles.