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DEA agent Tony Bravo is recruited by the CIA to participate in tryouts for the LA Riot in order to spy on the team's corrupt owner.
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Series cast summary:
Gabriel Luna ...  Tony Bravo 13 episodes, 2014
Nicky Whelan ...  Annie Mason 13 episodes, 2014
Neil Hopkins ...  Noah Peacott 13 episodes, 2014
Tanc Sade ...  Alec Holester 13 episodes, 2014
Alfred Molina ...  Andrés Galan 13 episodes, 2014
Louis Ozawa Changchien ...  Samuel 12 episodes, 2014
Peter Gadiot ...  Caesar 10 episodes, 2014
Jonny Cruz ...  Ricky Sandoval 10 episodes, 2014
Frantz Latten Frantz Latten ...  Duquesne Storm 9 episodes, 2014
Jude Ciccolella ...  Coach Ernest MacDonald 8 episodes, 2014
Christopher Cousins ...  Llewyn Smith 8 episodes, 2014
Sammi Rotibi ...  Didi Akinyele 8 episodes, 2014
Yvette Monreal ...  Senna Galan 9 episodes, 2014
Julio Oscar Mechoso ...  Javi Sandoval 7 episodes, 2014
Elizabeth Peña ...  Maritza Sandoval 7 episodes, 2014
Isabella Gomez ...  Cristina Sandoval 7 episodes, 2014
James Callis ...  Lucien Sayer 6 episodes, 2014
Eve Torres ...  Reyna Flores 6 episodes, 2014
Margot Bingham ...  Billie 6 episodes, 2014
Ian Willoughby ...  LA Riot Soccer Player 6 episodes, 2014
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"Matador" is centered on Antonio "Matador" Bravo, a popular soccer star and playboy whose sports stardom is a cover for his other life as a covert operative executing missions for a little known branch of the CIA. He uses his notoriety as a way of getting access to powerful and villainous types, but is forced to confront questions of his true identity in balancing his dual roles. Written by Jiilo_Kim

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Moronic
14 August 2014 | by s3276169See all my reviews

If you have recently suffered some form of significant head trauma or you are blind drunk this may be vaguely entertaining. If on the other hand you are not brain damaged or drunk and you watch this you will probably wish you were.

Dim witted, hackneyed plot lines clash with a confusion of genres. This series is not sure if it wants to be an action orientated drama or a comedy and as a result fails miserably at both. Combine this with ugly, often gruesome violence and unnecessary crudity and there you have it.

The characters are predictably of the cardboard cut out variety and the acting whilst not utterly dreadful like the rest of this travesty is nothing special either.

In my estimation this is so awful it should come with a mental health warning or failing that a couple of dozen beers.


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