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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Carrillo is based on Hugo Martinez who used to wink on declaring any criminal killed in an encounter. See more »

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In La Catedral the arcade game Area 51 is present. Area 51 was released in 1995, Escobar died in 1993. See more »

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How to do Television right.
28 August 2015 | by See all my reviews

Since movies have become nothing but shoot-em-ups and comic books television has emerged as the way to get great drama to adults.

Narcos is a tale that everyone knows today, but the storytelling of this series is done with great visuals, interesting casting and a storytelling format which I love.

Using the protagonist as the voice over narrator gives this series the feel of Goodfellas or Casino (two of my favourite movies by the way).

Its extremely watchable and kept my attention the whole time. The scene with Pablo Escobar on the bridge was stunning.

A worthwhile watch, if you have interests in things other than comic books.


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