El Candidato (2020– )
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Isabel Alfaro is a young and talented CIA officer, starting her first day as a field agent in Mexico City (CDMX). She's smart, confident and excited. Her dreams get swiftly destroyed by her... See full summary »

Director:

Jaime Reynoso

Writers:

Eva Aridjis (staff writer), Peter Blake (created by) | 1 more credit »

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Episode credited cast:
James Purefoy ... Wayne Addison
Eréndira Ibarra ... Isabel Alfaro
José María de Tavira ... Lalo Yzaguirre
Joaquín Cosio ... Rafael Bautista
Sofía Sisniega ... Natalia
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pablo Abitia Pablo Abitia ... Diputado Cardozo
Macarena Achaga ... Mariana
Marco Antonio Aguirre Marco Antonio Aguirre ... El Iguala
Kerry Ardra ... Carla Goyne
Marco Antonio Argueta Marco Antonio Argueta ... Chief Hector Tapia
Tizoc Arroyo ... District Saldaña
Carmen Beato Carmen Beato ... Host
Luis Curiel ... Soccer Jersey
Francisco de la Reguera ... Alfredo Pineda
Lenny de la Rosa Lenny de la Rosa ... Lenny De La Rosa
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Isabel Alfaro is a young and talented CIA officer, starting her first day as a field agent in Mexico City (CDMX). She's smart, confident and excited. Her dreams get swiftly destroyed by her new boss, Wayne Addison, longtime CIA case officer and current Deputy Chief of Station. She quickly learns that he's on a personal vendetta to find and kill Rafael Bautista, the mysterious and brutal head of the Guerrero Cartel. Bautista, we find, is at war with the more established Northern Federation cartel, in an attempt to become the main cartel in Mexico, and seems destined to win it. Only a few hours in, Isa starts to wonder if Wayne is unhinged. He puts her life in grave danger when he takes her to one of the most dangerous spots in the city, the barrio of Tepito, in search of his unofficial source, a local gangster called "El Cocodrilo" or "Coco" for short. Meanwhile, we meet Eduardo Yzaguirre, the Mayor of Mexico City, the most inspirational politician in the country - young, vibrant, ...

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Thriller

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Pero Te Vas A Arrepentir (ft. Marco Antonio Solís)
Written by Los Yonic's feat. Marco Antonio Solís
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Country:

Mexico

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 July 2020 (USA) See more »

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