He underwent an emergency operation in a hospital in El Paso on May 7
Ciudad Juarez- A few days after his 51st birthday, Gael García will be in the pre-production of this biographical film. The exotic Cassandro (Cassandro) recovers from brain surgery. Received emergency treatment at the hospital on 7th. El Paso, because of a blood clot.
Frontier Gladiator propagandist Claudia Payán (Claudia Payán) said that the fighter is stable, conscious, and recovering, but will continue to be hospitalized and under observation until he fully recovers.
“Two weeks ago, Saul started training, calmly, and was very satisfied with the arrival of the film production staff. We are going to Mexico to meet Gale. Although they have made contact with Gale for the first time through the zoom, Gale is very attentive and they pay great attention to our Cassandro, they are going to meet, hope this will continue in the near future,
Gladiator felt uncomfortable two weeks after being interviewed by the production of the film on Friday, May 7th. The film will be directed by Roger Ross Williams, who is the first to win an Oscar for the short documentary “Prudential Music.” (Music by Prudence) African American director, in 2010.
“We thank you in advance for your dear Saúl Armendariz’Cassandro el Exotico’ for prayers and messages. We believe that his strength and faith will make him as successful as ever.
He has more than 30 years of professional wrestling history and is well-known in the United States and Europe.
It was announced last year that the famous Mexican actor Gael García Bernal will play him in a biographical film already in production.
Saúl Armendariz, “Cassandro el Exotico”, was born on May 20, 1970 in El Paso, Texas. His family is from Ciudad Juarez.
At the age of 15, he left school and started wrestling training in Juarez. He started his career in 1988 as a masked Mr. Romano (Mister Romano) and served as a coach Víctor Ojeda’Rey Misterio Sr’.
Later, he left the role and took off his mask, making his debut in Juarez as an exotic fighter under the name of Rosa Salvaje. At that time, Baby Sharon, another famous exotic gladiator, also participated in the wrestling competition held in Juárez.
At the end of 1989, Armendariz joined the promotion of the Mexican Free Trade Association (UWA), where he established a new partnership with Pimpinela Escarlata, and the two met him during joint training in Juarez.
Later, he adopted the new name of Cassandro.