The Actors & Their Roles
For reasons best left to lawyers, character names have been changed throughout the TV cast of En la Boca del Lobo. Here’s a partial guide to the actors and the real people they play.
Luis Fernando Hoyos, left, is Ricardo (Richard) Salgado.
The real “Richard” is Jorge Salcedo, right, in disguise
Lucho Velasco is the boss of the bosses playing Manuel Ramirez Orejuela.
The real life cartel boss was Miguel Rodriguez Orejuela.
Bruno Diaz as Pepe de la Cruz has the role of cartel leader Jose “Chepe” Santacruz Londono
Cristobal Erruzuriz plays the ambitious cartel accountant, Guillermo Palomino. The original accountant was Guillermo Pallomari who, like Jorge Salcedo, is in witness protection somewhere in the USA.