ByJancy Richardson, writer at Creators.co
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Sons of Anarchy fans, start your engines: biking badass Kurt Sutter is back with more leather-clad street crime and this time, it's the Mayans MC taking center stage. Lay it at my feet, cabrón!

Mayans MC News & Rumors

This page will be regularly updated with Mayans MC news & rumors over the following months, up to and including the period in which the show airs on FX.

Mayans MC Premiere Date

There's no official Mayans MC premiere date yet, but the show is looking at a debut in Fall 2017.

Mayans MC trailer

FX have not released an official Mayans MC trailer (cue sad music), but you can probably expect more high-pressure gang meetings like this one from Sons of Anarchy.

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Mayans MC Cast

J.D. Pardo in 'The Messengers' and John Ortiz in 'Fast & Furious 6' [Credit: The CW / Universal Pictures]
J.D. Pardo in 'The Messengers' and John Ortiz in 'Fast & Furious 6' [Credit: The CW / Universal Pictures]

The list of actors confirmed for the Mayans MC cast is as follows:

  • J.D. Pardo (The Messengers, Revolution)
  • Raymond Cruz (Breaking Bad, Major Crimes)
  • Clayton Cardenas (Khali the Killer, American Crime)
  • Edward James Olmos (Battlestar Galactica, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. )
  • Emilio Rivera (Sons of Anarchy, Z Nation)
  • John Ortiz (Silver Linings Playbook, Fast And Furious)
Clayton Cardenas, Edward James Olmos and Emilio Rivera [Credit: Instagram / ABC / FX]
Clayton Cardenas, Edward James Olmos and Emilio Rivera [Credit: Instagram / ABC / FX]

Mayans MC Characters

A number of Mayans MC characters have been confirmed.

Ezekiel 'EZ' Reyes

  • Played by J.D. Pardo

A young prospect in the Mayans MC charter at the California-Mexico border, EZ has personal issues to work through before he can earn his patch, including a lust for vengeance against a vicious cartel and his need to prove himself to the woman he adores.

Angel Reyes

  • Played by Clayton Cardenas

EZ's brother, Angel, is a patched-in member of the Santo Padre Mayans MC hung up on sibling rivalry within his fiercely loyal Mexican family.

Felipe Reyes

  • Played by Edward James Olmos

Felipe is EZ and Angel's father, a man with a brutal past who struggles to keep his kids on the right side of the law.

Che 'Padre' Romero

  • Played by Raymond Cruz

A cool head in a fractured world, Padre is as paternal to the club as his name suggests. This full-patch badass will pop up in the pilot and beyond.

Marcus Alvarez

A gentleman's agreement between Marcus Alvarez and Jax Teller on 'Sons of Anarchy' [Credit: FX]
A gentleman's agreement between Marcus Alvarez and Jax Teller on 'Sons of Anarchy' [Credit: FX]
  • Played by Emilio Rivera

The leader of a chapter of the Mayans MC, Rivera is a street-hardened criminal and a fearsome enemy.

Esai 'Taino' Osorio

  • Played by John Ortiz

Osorio is the president of the Santo Padre Charter of the Mayans MC. He's a Bronx-born Mexi-Rican, who lived with Alvarez in Oakland. He's smart as a whip and lethal to his enemies.

Elgin James will direct Mayans MC, with creator Kurt Sutter telling THR:

"I wanted to find a strong, unique Latino voice. Because I didn't think a white guy from Jersey should be writing about Latin culture and traditions. Elgin is that voice."

Note to Sons of Anarchy fans, Mayans MC is set in a "post Jax Teller world," so the SAMCRO favorite will definitely not appear in the show as a main character. However, there may be the possibility of a

Watch Mayans MC online

It should be possible to watch Mayans MC online on FX when the show airs in Fall 2017.

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(Source: THR)