A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power during the '90s and his ultimate downfall in 2016.
El Chapo must fulfill his promise to Pablo Escobar of moving cocaine across the border under a shortened timeline ,or pay the price.
Chapo desires to achieve patron status and feels disrespected as he tries to collaborate with drug lords. Miguel Ángel must make a decision.
The Mexican government recruits Amado to help control the escalating violence. The Avendaño brothers cross a line.
Ramón brings in a group of sicarios in a hunt for El Chapo. A mass shooting at an airport arouses suspicion and a prominent cardinal dies.
The government offers a reward for the capture of El Chapo, and he is forced to go into hiding while making plans to flee the country.
Don Sol feeds information to Gabriela as she looks for a victim to go on the record against Gen. Blanco. Chapo meets with a drug lord in Guatemala.
Don Sol continues to work his way up the political ladder and interrogates El Chapo, who offers him information in exchange for a deal.
Violence surrounds Gen. Blanco. El Chapo tries to acclimate to life in prison but gets a rude awakening when he tries to bribe a guard.