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John Jairo Velásquez

John Jairo Velásquez Vásquez (Born April 15, 1962) also known by the alias "Popeye", is a former hitman that was part of the criminal structure of the Medellin Cartel until his surrender to the Colombian justice system in 1992. Within this structure he was a lieutenant commanding half of the sicarios. He was one of the members of the inner circle ... See full bio »

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Wildlands Himself
Finding Escobar's Millions
Finding Escobar's Millions Former Drugsmember Pablo / Himself
30 for 30
30 for 30 Himself
Colombian History X


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 2017 Finding Escobar's Millions (TV Series documentary)
Himself / Former Drugsmember Pablo
- The Good Life (2017) ... Himself / Former Drugsmember Pablo (as Popeye)
- The Jungle (2017) ... Himself / Former Drugsmember Pablo (as Popeye)
- The Prisoner (2017) ... Himself / Former Drugsmember Pablo (as Popeye)
 2017 Wildlands (Documentary)
 2017 Colombian History X (TV Series documentary)
 2010 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary)
- The Two Escobars (2010) ... Himself (as Jhon Jairo Velásquez V.)

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Popeye | Jhon Jairo Velásquez V.

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