Within the framework of the 2023 edition of the “Sundance Film Festival”, an Oscar-winning Roger Ross Williams production titled “Cassandro” was released. The film is a drama that addresses the experiences of the combatant Saul ArmandrizThis time played by the winner of the Golden Globe, Gael Garcia Bernal.
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Saul Armandriz He is one of the most charismatic fighters in the field, his personality and skills establishing him as one of the favorites of the public, who are interested in watching shows where the performing arts are combined with combat. Who Knew How To Be NWA World Welterweight Champion And UWA World Lightweight Champion Was Part Of It LGBT+ Community,
From other Internet users of the same community and social network, photos that correspond to the scenes “Cassandro”, where the Guadalajara-born histrion is seen kissing Bad Bunny. Without further details for those who haven’t seen the tape, the characters of both the actors get involved in a love affair.
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cassandro was his ring name and although he was born in El Paso, Texas in 1970, it was in Ciudad Juárez where he gained his popularity. The fighter knew that he was gay from a very early age: at the age of five. And this is a man who has openly confessed that he faced all kinds of discrimination and abuse in the 70s.
Saul He was one of the first gladiators to mention his homosexuality and his most important battle throughout his life has been against masochism and discrimination in his discipline. wrestler’s symbol LGBT+ Community By proving to the world that a person’s sexual orientation never determines an athlete’s talent and skill.
Why was he given the nickname Cassandro?
The fighter was not always called that. Prior to this, in her first fight, the nickname chosen was “Rosa Salvaje”. The context is very clear: they did it in honor of the successful telenovela starring Verónica Castro. Instead of hiding behind her glittery outfit with a mask, she chose not to wear it. What she did was display her artistic makeup for the occasion. Time passed for the athlete and he asked his teacher for advice on changing his name. He suggested “Cassandra” in reference to a prostitute who mingled with politicians. With the money the sex worker received, she built homes for women who were victims of sexual violence and also for street children.
It was in honor of this prostitute who did charitable work with the money she earned, that the fighter decided to call himself “Cassandro”. Unlike most fighters, they wore bright colors in their clothes plus he didn’t wear his mask, As she was dazzling with her hair style and makeup. That’s why through this Prime Video film the director aims to show his personality and all his experiences in relation to the game.