Kingpin (2003)

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A drug cartel leader and his family try to keep what is "rightfully" their's.

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 Miguel Cadena (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Dr. Heywood Klein (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Chato Cadena (6 episodes, 2003)
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 DEA Agent Delia Flores / ... (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Junie Gatling (6 episodes, 2003)
Ruben Carbajal ...
 Joey Cadena (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Marlene McDillon Cadena (6 episodes, 2003)
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 Truck Thomas (5 episodes, 2003)
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 Joaquin (5 episodes, 2003)
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 Doug Duffy (4 episodes, 2003)
Eduardo Palomo ...
 Capt. Lazareno (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Jorge Romo (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Bobby Curtis (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Shawn Bailey / ... (3 episodes, 2003)
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 Ariela (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Rolando (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Lupita (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Romulo (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Rafael (2 episodes, 2003)
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 The American (2 episodes, 2003)
Rudy Moreno
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 Tio Beto (2 episodes, 2003)
Ismael 'East' Carlo
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 Sharonda Clifford (2 episodes, 2003)
Lou Casal ...
 Mike Apitone / ... (2 episodes, 2003)
Sam Vlahos ...
 Bishop (2 episodes, 2003)
Ivet Rios ...
 Maribel (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Georgous Babe / ... (2 episodes, 2003)
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 Miguel's Secretary / ... (2 episodes, 2003)
Hector Montejano ...
 Hector / ... (2 episodes, 2003)
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A drug cartel leader and his family try to keep what is "rightfully" their's.

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Rule the family. Control the empire.


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2 February 2003 (USA)  »

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Kartellikuningas  »

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Trivia

Production designer Bernard Hides asked for an evergreen, leaf-bearing tree on one of the sets. Someone brought him a "Bottle Tree" (Brachychiton Populneus), an extremely common plant from Australia. Hides was asked if he was familiar with this variety and he replied that he had never seen a plant like it. Hides is a native of Australia and lived there most of his life. See more »

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References Scarface (1983) See more »

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Theme from Kingpin
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Excellent
20 June 2003 | by (Fort Worth, Texas) – See all my reviews

I watched ever episode and loved it. I love "Mafia" theme shows and movies. It was more realistic than most people would realize. I loved the cast choices. I think it had lots of potential for a series on TV. We need a primetime "Mafia" series again that is broadcasted on NBC, CBS, FOX or ABC (not HBO).


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