Jose perez, former private secretary of Luis Miguel , assesses the launch of a libel lawsuit against the biographical series of “El Sol”. In the second season of Luis Miguel, the series portrays Pérez as the culprit of the accident he suffered in Lima, Peru, in addition to being accused of theft. In an interview with the Argentinian program Intrusos, Carlos Ruiz, Pérez’s legal representative, indicated that his client will seek to legally continue Netflix production. Ruiz also added that as a result of the charges against his client, his personal and family life has also been affected.
© @ juanignaciocane In the series, Diego Boneta plays Luis Miguel, while Juan Ignacio Cane plays José Pérez
The litigant indicated that José Pérez – who worked with Luis Miguel for more than 10 years – feels “betrayed and offended” by the negative and defamatory projection with which he has been portrayed in the series. “(Said accusations) have led him to take legal action in the near future due to the fact that he was not consulted by the production to use his real name or the content of the script.”
© Custom Luis Miguel’s former secretary said he was disappointed with the way he is portrayed in the series
Pérez’s family was so touched by the show that one of his daughters even attempted suicide, after the way his father was portrayed in the second season of Luis Miguel, the show.
According to the lawyer, José’s family was deeply touched by the series and one of his daughters even attempted to kill herself as a result of the portrayal of her father in fiction. “Dates and situations that did not happen are projected. They are considered to be defamatory and false and that they have considerably affected his daughters, his family and José Pérez himself. One of them even considered committing suicide. ”
“If there is someone, and the only one who, coming out of this working relationship, has all the information and all the details of the private life of the main character of the series, it is precisely José Pérez”, a concluded the defender.