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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Cast

Series cast summary:
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 Javier Peña (21 episodes, 2015-2017)
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 Pablo Escobar (20 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Steve Murphy (20 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Tata Escobar (19 episodes, 2015-2016)
Juan Murcia ...
 Juan Pablo Escobar (19 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 César Gaviria (17 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Trujillo (17 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Hermilda Gaviria (15 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 La Quica (15 episodes, 2015-2016)
Julián Díaz ...
 Blackie / ... (15 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Connie Murphy (14 episodes, 2015-2016)
María José Sanchez Real ...
 Manuela (12 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Horacio Carrillo (11 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Pacho Herrera (11 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Valeria Velez (11 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Eduardo Sandoval (10 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Fernando Duque (10 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Limon (10 episodes, 2016)
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 Gustavo Gaviria (10 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Agent DEA (10 episodes, 2015-2016)
Juan Sebastián Calero ...
 Navegante (10 episodes, 2015-2016)
Mauricio Cujar ...
 Don Berna (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Technician (10 episodes, 2015)
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 Dave Mitchell (10 episodes, 2017)
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 Poison (9 episodes, 2015-2016)
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 Ambassador Noonan (9 episodes, 2015)
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Storyline

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 and ultimately kill him. Written by Soumik Ghosh

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The hunt for Pablo is on. (Season 2) See more »


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Colonel Hugo Martinez who was shown in the series in the form of an imaginary character of Carrillo had to face attempts on his life many times . Once when his cook was asked to poison him and second when a soldier who was asked to shoot him. He was offered money by Pablo but he declined at the very instant. See more »

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Major Wysession is actually a Colonel. Early on in the season, his eagle rank insignia is properly adhered to his uniform shirt collar. Later on, it is woefully misplaced, in two ways. A United States Marine Colonel would never have his rank insignia, or any other medals improperly placed on his uniform. See more »

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Referenced in Skam: Lykke til, Isak (2016) See more »

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Fantastic production, we are living in the golden age of series
29 August 2015 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

This is such a quality production. Its cinema quality in every aspect. I've seen two episodes so far but if this show keep this up I give it an even higher grade. Netflix is now really starting to compete with HBO and this is much better than Netflix anchor House of Cards for example.

Now I don't like shows that glorify and make the criminals heroes, but I don't think this series does that. Escobar is a ruthless person but still his a family man in some ways. Whats good with Narcos is that it portrays both side of the law. If it would only show it from Pablos perspective it wouldn't be as interesting.

This is a very classy production. Everything from the DEA-detective who is the narrative voice to the quality of the camera work. The actors are spot on and the scenes are amazing. I nearly feel that I'm in the Colombian jungle and the hot humid air touches me through the screen.

I just love series nowadays. You can transport you self to nearly every situation of life and follow character for a long time. And they really use the advantages of series if you compare it to film.


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