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El Chapo

Season 1 2017

  • 2017-04-23T19:00:00-07:00 on Univision
  • 55 mins
  • 8 hours, 15 mins (9 episodes)
  • United States
  • Spanish; Castilian
  • Drama

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.

9 episodes

1x01 Episode 1

  • Series Premiere

    2017-04-23T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

El Chapo must fulfill his promise to Pablo Escobar of moving cocaine across the border under a shortened timeline ,or pay the price.

1x02 Episode 2

  • 2017-04-23T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

Chapo desires to achieve patron status and feels disrespected as he tries to collaborate with drug lords. Miguel Ángel must make a decision.

1x03 Episode 3

  • 2017-04-30T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

The Mexican government recruits Amado to help control the escalating violence. The Avendaño brothers cross a line.

1x04 Episode 4

  • 2017-04-30T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

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.

1x05 Episode 5

  • 2017-05-07T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

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.

1x06 Episode 6

  • 2017-05-07T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

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.

1x07 Episode 7

  • 2017-05-14T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

Don Sol continues to work his way up the political ladder and interrogates El Chapo, who offers him information in exchange for a deal.

1x08 Episode 8

  • 2017-05-14T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

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.

1x09 Episode 9

  • 2017-05-21T19:00:00-07:00 — 55 mins

El Chapo reflects on his childhood and how he entered the drug business. His punishments in prison become more severe.