Walter Mercado’s New TV Sequence Celebrates His Legacy

The legacy of beloved Puerto Rican astrologer Walter Mercado lives on. Following Mercado’s spotlight in Netflix’s “Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado” in 2020, the Latinx and LGBTQ+ icon could be honored alongside together with his private scripted and unscripted TV assortment produced by Eugenio Derbez’s 3Pas Studios and A Really Good Dwelling Footage, consistent with The Hollywood Reporter. “I’ve always deeply admired Walter and am personally thrilled to have the prospect to honor his legacy of affection, hope and positivity,” Derbez talked about in a press launch.

Mercado died in 2019 at age 87 on account of kidney failure. The legendary psychic had a powerful cultural have an effect on on the Latinx and LGBTQ+ communities, continuously encouraging viewers of his part on “El Current de las 12” to be their real selves. Mercado would always log off his televised readings with the phrase, “Reciban de mi siempre mucho paz, pero sobre todo mucho mucho mucho amor,” or “Always acquire from me lots peace, nonetheless above all, lots, lots, lots love.”

Sooner than his career in television, which lasted 4 a few years, Mercado was a dancer and actor in Puerto Rico. It wasn’t until he earned a spot on daytime television that he grew to grow to be well-known for his astrological predictions and signature robes and capes, which received right here in numerous vibrant colors. Previous his charisma and easy sense of style, Mercado delivered a message of kindness, positivity, and inclusivity in his current — one factor his workers hopes to reflect inside the upcoming TV assortment.

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“I can take into account no increased companions than 3Pas Studios and A Really Good Dwelling Footage to present Walter’s life to the generations that cherished him and other people to come back again,” a advisor for Mercado’s property talked about. “Although Walter has handed on, his message about self-empowerment, self-acceptance, and our interconnectedness with the universe reside on in humankind and needs to be celebrated day-to-day. Love, spirituality, generosity, and goodwill are widespread, and alter into more and more associated with each passing day. Walter was an individual ahead of his time, and the time has come for the rest of us to fulfill up with him.”

3Pas and A Really Good Dwelling Footage have however to share extra particulars regarding the TV assortment, along with casting data and premiere dates. Mercado is survived by his nieces, Aida Benet Suarez, Betty Benet Mercado, Dannette Benet Mercado, and Ivonne Benet Mercado, who administration the Mercado property (Shanti LLC) and proceed to publish horoscopes as Las Estrellas de Walter.