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El marginal 

Miguel (Juan Minujin), a former Argentinian cop, is sent by a judge to get into a prison in order to find the kidnapper of his daughter as a result of a favor. Once in there, he changes his... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Martina Gusman ...  Ema / ... 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Gerardo Romano ...  Antín 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Claudio Rissi Claudio Rissi ...  Borges 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Nicolás Furtado Nicolás Furtado ...  Diosito 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Carlos Portaluppi ...  Morcilla 40 episodes, 2016-2019
Abel Ayala Abel Ayala ...  César 37 episodes, 2016-2019
Brian Buley Brian Buley ...  Pedro 37 episodes, 2016-2019
Juan Minujín ...  Miguel Palacios a.k.a. Pastor Peña / ... 30 episodes, 2016-2019
Emanuel García Emanuel García ...  Arnol / ... 30 episodes, 2016-2019
Mariano Argento ...  Lunati 29 episodes, 2016-2019
Guido Botto Fiora Guido Botto Fiora ...  Fiorella 29 episodes, 2016-2019
Jorge Lorenzo Jorge Lorenzo ...  Capece 28 episodes, 2016-2019
Adriana Salonia Adriana Salonia ...  Lucrecia 27 episodes, 2016
Maite Lanata Maite Lanata ...  Luna 27 episodes, 2016
Gerardo Otero Gerardo Otero ...  Fernando 27 episodes, 2016
Mauro Angemi Mauro Angemi ...  Calambre 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Daniel Pacheco Daniel Pacheco ...  James 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Gustavo Pardi Gustavo Pardi ...  Picachu 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Javier Pedersoli Javier Pedersoli ...  Kalina 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Marcelo Peralta Marcelo Peralta ...  Barny 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Lucas Pose Lucas Pose ...  El Niño 27 episodes, 2016-2019
Aylin Prandi Aylin Prandi ...  Sofía 27 episodes, 2016
Jonatan Da Rosa Jonatan Da Rosa ...  Susto 26 episodes, 2016
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Adolfo Yanelli ...  Doctor 26 episodes, 2016
Cristina Banegas ...  Élida 24 episodes, 2016
Enrique Liporace ...  Verruga 24 episodes, 2016
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Miguel (Juan Minujin), a former Argentinian cop, is sent by a judge to get into a prison in order to find the kidnapper of his daughter as a result of a favor. Once in there, he changes his name to Pastor Peña, and tries to survive by gaining the confidence of the recluses. Meanwhile, the Superintendent of the Prison (Gerardo Romano), a social psychologist (Martina Gusmán) and one of the most important recluses, who controlls the prison from inside (Claudio Rissi) are part of this big mafia structure. Written by Mauro, el gran papi

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2 June 2016 (Argentina) See more »

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El marginal. Syndykat zbrodni See more »

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All the music featured in the series is from "cumbia villera" genre. See more »

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Remade as El Recluso (2018) See more »

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More characters than a Mr Men book!
10 November 2016 | by ShankRedemptionSee all my reviews

Sensational! Only the second series in subtitles I've ever committed too, the other one is Gomorrah, which is just as good, but completely different and this series is certainly 'different' to anything else I've seen. First class, so many quirky characters that are full of character. One of which is 'Borges' played by 'Claudio Rissi' who seems strangely familiar, he reminds me of Jene Reno (Lèon) at times. He is one of few actors that has made me howl, with just a facial expression, like how Jack Nicholson is able to do so often, in movies like 'As Good As It Gets'. How this guy has got to the age of 67, without being a big, Hollywood, global-type star, can only be down to a language barrier or luck! He'd steal the show, if it wasn't for other great characters that are also in the series, too many to call out, but a particularly quirky one is 'Diosito' played by Nicolas Furtado (looks nothing like Diosito in real life, Google him!) Then there is, cool as you like, 'Antin' played by Gerardo Romano.

I'm an English viewer, I speak no Spanish and I wouldn't change this to English if I could! It's fine as it is. The subtitles were perfect, the script isn't so fast you miss anything in the scenes whilst reading and yet, being on Netflix, if you do miss anything, you can hit the 'skip back 15secs' button and catch it again.


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