What is Neon (TV) About?
Neon is an American comedy-drama television series centered around the journey of three close friends who leave their small town in Florida for Miami, aiming to achieve stardom in the world of reggaeton music. The main character, Santi, played by Tyler Dean Flores, is an aspiring reggaeton artist teamed up with his best friends Vanessa (Emma Ferreira), who takes on the role of his manager, and Felix (Jordan Mendoza), serving as the artistic and social media coordinator. Together, they navigate the intricacies of the music business, facing both personal and professional obstacles along the way. The series features various characters that play significant roles in the trio's ascent, such as Mia, a record label representative portrayed by Courtney Taylor, who shows interest in Santi’s talent. It also includes Genesis Rodriguez as Isa, a Cuban-American pop sensation, and Jhayco as Javier, an established name in reggaeton. The show provides a glimpse into the music industry through the eyes of newcomers vying for recognition and success, highlighted by encounters with industry professionals like Mia's boss, played by Santiago Cabrera, and interactions with a sharp-witted music critic, played by Alycia Pascual-Peña. Overall, 'Neon' provides a narrative that combines the pursuit of dreams with the bonds of friendship amidst the backdrop of Miami’s colorful and competitive music scene.
The first episode of Neon aired on October 19, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on October 19, 2023.