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Gael Garcia Bernal

Gael Garcia Bernal plays an orchestra conductor, and now he's the real deal

Gael Garcia Bernal plays an orchestra conductor, and now he's the real deal

Production on the third season of Amazon’s “Mozart in the Jungle” starts this summer, and lead actor Gael Garcia Bernal steps back into his role as superstar conductor Rodrigo de Souza being able to boast two things: He is a Golden Globe winner and has actually conducted the L.A. Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl.

Wunderkind Venezuelan conductor Gustavo Dudamel, who serves as the L.A. Philharmonic music director and is the inspiration for Bernal’s Rodrigo character, not only made a cameo appearance in the first episode of the season, but also arranged for Bernal to shoot a scene with the L.A. Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl. Bernal, as Rodrigo,...

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