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
The hunt for Pablo is on. (Season 2)
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is Brazilian and had to learn Spanish to take on the role. His mother tongue is Portuguese. Incidentally, the opening theme is also sung in Spanish by a Brazilian musician, Rodrigo Amarante
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Throughout most of Season 2 both the Narcos, Colombian military and paramilitary groups are seen armed with the Galil ACE an Israeli assault rifle which began manufacture in 2008. The series is set in the 1980s. See more