Eiza González Takes the Stage in From Dusk Till Dawn

Eiza González, the Mexican actress now captivating Hollywood, left her mark on a cult classic franchise with her role in “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series.” While the original 1996 film by Robert Rodriguez featured Salma Hayek in the iconic role of Santánico Pandemonium, the television show took a different approach.

González stepped into the shoes of Santánico for the series, which ran from 2014 to 2016. This wasn’t just a simple recasting. The show explored Santánico’s backstory and motivations in more depth, allowing González to bring a fresh take to the character.

Fans of the original film were intrigued to see how González would portray the seductive vampire queen. She delivered a captivating performance, showcasing both Santánico’s allure and her ruthless nature. Comparisons to Hayek were inevitable, but González held her own, bringing a youthful vibrancy to the role.


Beyond Santánico, González also played a mysterious character named Kisa in the series. This duality allowed her to showcase her acting range, portraying both the seductive temptress and a character shrouded in secrecy.

Eiza González’s role in “From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series” was a significant stepping stone in her career. It brought her to the attention of a wider audience and helped solidify her reputation as a rising star. The series also gave a new generation of fans a chance to experience the thrilling world of “From Dusk Till Dawn” and the captivating character of Santánico Pandemonium. See her epic dance below: