There’s a set to be family-friendly laughs Galore with HBO Max’s new nostalgia-tinged comedy / drama Gordita Chronicles. Centered around Cucu “Gordita” Castelli, a determined 12-year-old Dominican girl, the show follows her struggles to fit into the hedonistic 1980s in Miami while her eccentric family pursues the American dream. Read on below to find out how to watch Gordita Chronicles online now with HBO Max.
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Premiere date: Thursday, June 23
New episodes: Every Thursday
Cast: Olivia Goncalves, Cucu Castelli, Cosette Hauer, Savannah Nicole Ruiz, Noah Rico, Juan Javier Cardenas, Diana-Maria Riva
Streaming Options: HBO Max (US) | Binge (AU) (opens in new tab)
Having said Goodbye to all of her friends and family in Santo Domingo, Gordita, played by Olivia Goncalves, now navigates the challenges of being an immigrant in a strange new world with humor, swagger and a succession of very bad choices.
Also struggling with the transition to Miami is her marketing-executive father Victor (Juan Javier Cardenas), her bolshy mother Adela (Diana Maria Riva) and older sister Emilia (Savannah Nicole Ruiz), as it emerges their new home isn’t all they expected it to be.
Executive produced by Hollywood stars Zoe Saldana and Eva Longoria, with Longoria directing the first Episode, the 10-Episode season looks set to be one of the most talked about shows of the summer.
You can catch this highly anticipated new show exclusively on HBO Max now (opens in new tab). Below are all the details you’ll need on how to watch Gordita Chronicles online.
How to watch Gordita Chronicles on HBO Max in the US
Can I watch Gordita Chronicles in Canada?
Can I stream Gordita Chronicles in the UK?
It’s a similar story in the UK, with no word right now whether Gordita Chronicles will be getting a UK release. But with Sky TV the home of many HBO shows and movies – like The Staircase, The Flight Attendant and Game of Thrones – it should hopefully end up here, or on Sky’s streaming platform NOW, sooner or later.