Narcos (2015–2017)
7 user 10 critic

The Kingpin Strategy 

The Gentlemen of Cali gather their associates together for a big surprise announcement about the future of their business.


Andrés Baiz (as Andi Baiz)


Chris Brancato (created by), Carlo Bernard (created by) | 5 more credits »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Pedro Pascal ... Javier Peña
Damián Alcázar ... Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela
Alberto Ammann ... Pacho Herrera
Francisco Denis ... Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela
Pêpê Rapazote ... Chepe Santacruz Londoño
Matias Varela ... Jorge Salcedo
Javier Cámara ... Guillermo Pallomari
Arturo Castro ... David Rodriguez
Eric Lange ... Bill Stechner
Andrea Londo ... Maria Salazar
Kerry Bishé ... Christina Jurado
Edward James Olmos ... Chucho Peña
Shea Whigham ... Agent Duffy
Brett Cullen ... Arthur Crosby
Miguel Ángel Silvestre ... Franklin Jurado


Agent Peña returns home, and discusses his future with his father, where he reveals to still being determined to pursuing Cali's narcos. The "Cali gentlemen" prepare for a large gathering in which they'll unveil their future objectives. In addition, the plot unearth Cali's clandestine tracking methods of their rivals and methods of retaliating them (just then one of Cali's leaders turns to be openly gay). Meanwhile, agent Peña is restored in the DEA, while conflicting interests of the CIA and the DEA collides. Written by OHAD

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


TV-MA | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »



USA | Colombia | Mexico



Release Date:

1 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Kingpin Strategy See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »

Did You Know?


The Cali Cartel were richer than Pablo Escobar. See more »


[last lines]
Javier Peña: [narrating] When Pablo Escobar killed you, he wanted everyone to know about it. But the Gentlemen of Cali they did that differently, too. They wrapped your body with chicken wire and dumped you in the Cauca River. When you bloated and your body expanded, the wire cut you into little pieces - for fish food. Not very "gentlemanly," but it did the trick. And that's all they wanted. You and whatever your beef with them was vanished. Forever. No body, no crime. No murder statistics, no ...
See more »


El genio del Dub
Performed by Los Fabulosos Cadillacs
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Beyond acceptable violence
24 January 2019 | by maxime-lachanceSee all my reviews

The whole episode is well done an captivating, until we reach the motobike event, which even factual, didn't have to be depicted so vividly. This is traumatising and I wish I had stopped at season 2. Don't recommend watching.

0 of 24 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 7 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed