When it comes to Drug Cartels one may fall there’s always another waiting in the wings to become the king cartel. Next month Pablo Escobar it’s time to step over as a new empire is rising and it’s called the Cali Cartel.That day Pablo went down, the Cali Cartel became public enemy number one. They called themselves the Gentlemen of Cali – the biggest drug lords you’ve probably never heard of.
Watch the first trailer for Narcos Season 3 courtesy of Netflix, Time to meet the kings…
With the synopsis below it’s obvious this trailer is all focused on the new villains, the bigwigs of the cartels. As it’s a new king you could also this is a reboot of the show especially as there’s a 4th season lined up. Grab a doughnut and a coffee (preferably Columbian!) and enjoy!
Now that the bloody hunt for Pablo Escobar has ended, the DEA turns its attention to the richest drug trafficking organization in the world: the Cali Cartel. Led by four powerful godfathers, this cartel operates much differently than Escobar’s, preferring to bribe government officials and keep its violent actions out of the headlines.
Meet the Kings: Gilberto Rodriguez Orejuela (Damian Alcazar)- leader of Cali Cartel, “boss of bosses”.Miguel Rodriguez Orejuela (Francisco Denis)- the brains behind the rise of the of Cali Cartel and Gilberto’s brother.Pacho Herrera (Alberto Ammann)- the on-the-low hitman, runs the Mexican connection and international distribution.Chepe Santacruz Londono (Pepe Rapazote)– runs the satellite NYC empire of the Colombian drug network.
Just as Gilberto announces a bold plan to walk away from the business, DEA agent Javier Peña (Pedro Pascal) enlists the help of American and Colombian law enforcement to take it down. This season opens up a complex and ruthless world of new figures.
Other new players are Jorge Salcedo (Matias Varela)- Cali’s head of security who prioritizes his wife and kids’ protection over his bosses.DEA agents Chris Feistl (Michael Stahl-David) and Daniel Van Ness (Matt Whelan), who enter the operation with enthusiasm and inexperience.Franklin Jurado (Miguel Angel Silvestre)- the cartel’s money launderer who unknowingly puts his wife, Christina (Kerry Bishe) in mortal danger.David Rodriguez (Arturo Castro)- Miguel’s oldest son, who is reluctant at first to take a leading role in the cartel structure
This time around, all rules have changed for the narcos and their opponents – a fact many won’t realize until it’s too late.
Narcos Season 3 will be released globally including the UK and Ireland from 1st September.Powered by Sidelines