A chronicled look at the criminal exploits of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar, as well as the many other drug kingpins who plagued the country through the years.
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Series cast summary:
...  Javier Peña 30 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Pablo Escobar 20 episodes, 2015-2016
...  Steve Murphy 20 episodes, 2015-2016
...  Pacho Herrera 20 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Tata Escobar 19 episodes, 2015-2016
Juan Murcia ...  Juan Pablo Escobar 19 episodes, 2015-2016
...  Trujillo 18 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela / ... 17 episodes, 2016-2017
...  Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela / ... 17 episodes, 2016-2017
...  César Gaviria 17 episodes, 2015-2016
...  Navegante 17 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Hermilda Gaviria 15 episodes, 2015-2016
...  La Quica 15 episodes, 2015-2016
...  Arthur Crosby 15 episodes, 2016-2017
Julián Díaz ...  Blackie / ... 15 episodes, 2015-2016
...  Connie Murphy 14 episodes, 2015-2016
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Narcos tells the true-life story of the growth and spread of cocaine drug cartels across the globe and attendant efforts of law enforcement to meet them head on in brutal, bloody conflict. It centers around the notorious Colombian cocaine kingpin Pablo Escobar (Wagner Moura) and Steve Murphy (Holbrook), a DEA agent sent to Colombia on a U.S. mission to capture him and ultimately kill him. Written by Soumik Ghosh

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Narcos (2015) is the 1st Netflix Original Series featuring Chilean actors in its cast. See more »

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Many of the weapons carried by the Colombian forces throughout the series are seen with the 'Picatinny Rail' system in place of the carrying handles on their M-16s/M-4s. This series is set in the 1980s and the Picatinny Rail system was not adopted by US forces until the mid 90s. See more »

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The Incredible Story of Pablo Escobar
1 April 2016 | by See all my reviews

Narcos is an American crime thriller television series. Narcos is an intriguing and entertaining series. Netflix again done a very good job. Season 1 tells the true story of notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar, who became a billionaire through the production and distribution of cocaine, while also focusing on Escobar's interactions with drug lords. This is a massive story.

Escobar's life has attracted my attention too. I watched many videos and read books about Escobar's life. The show educates you on the Medellin Cartel and it is a very interesting topic to learn about. Pablo Escobar had much more influence on the political system than i would expected. This series has added a lot to me about it. Wagner Moura is an excellent actor and he learned Spanish just for the Pablo Escobar's role. He was born for this role. The bilingual dialogue adds a new layer of authenticity to the project and shows it's commitment with the original story. The long and often complicated story of Pablo Escobar is portrayed simple and effective for viewers not to get lost in what is going on.

Congrats to Netflix for such a powerful, incredible production. I would recommend this show to all my friends and anyone looking for a great show to watch. This is one of the best shows I've seen in a while. Can't wait for the next season to come out! 10/10


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