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Queen of the South 

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Teresa flees Mexico after her drug-runner boyfriend is murdered. Settling in Dallas she looks to become the country's reigning drug smuggler and to avenge her lover's murder.
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4   3   2   1  
2018   2017   2016   Unknown  
2 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Alice Braga ...  Teresa Mendoza 39 episodes, 2016-2018
Veronica Falcón ...  Camila Vargas 39 episodes, 2016-2018
Peter Gadiot ...  James / ... 38 episodes, 2016-2018
Hemky Madera ...  Pote Galvez 32 episodes, 2016-2018
Nick Sagar ...  Detective Alonzo Loya 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Joaquim de Almeida ...  Don Epifanio Vargas 24 episodes, 2016-2018
Idalia Valles ...  Isabela Vargas / ... 24 episodes, 2016-2018
Juan Felipe Barrientos ...  The Charger / ... 22 episodes, 2016-2018
Yancey Arias ...  General Cortez / ... 21 episodes, 2017-2018
Jon-Michael Ecker ...  El Guero 20 episodes, 2016-2018
Pete O. Partida ...  Tonto 16 episodes, 2016-2018
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Queen of the South tells the powerful story of Teresa Mendoza, a woman who is forced to run and seek refuge in America after her drug-dealing boyfriend is unexpectedly murdered in Mexico. In the process, she teams up with an unlikely figure from her past to bring down the leader of the very drug trafficking ring that has her on the run.

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All Hail the Queenpin


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USA | Spain | Malta | Mexico

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English

Release Date:

23 June 2016 (USA) See more »

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Queen of the South See more »

Filming Locations:

Dallas, Texas, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Alice Braga who will be portraying Mexican Drug Lord "Teresa Mendoza" is actually Brazilian and not Mexican. See more »

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Remake of La Reina del Sur (2011) See more »

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Excellent Storyline on Drugs, Murder, Cash, and Revenge

I use to see the previews of the episodes from Seasons one and two, and never watched the show. I thought to myself, "What is this skinny young girl doing, trying to be a drug lord"? I turned the channel. Boy, was I ever wrong. I caught up by binging over the weekend on Seasons one and two on Netflix. I can barely wait until Season three begins. This is one of the best and most exciting and well-written drug lord vs. drug lord TV shows since Breaking Bard. Brava. Both Teresa Mendoza and Camilla Vargas are bad ass all the way.


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