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Season 1 2015

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z on Netflix
  • 57 mins
  • 9 hours, 30 mins
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Crime

Season one chronicles the rise of drug lord Pablo Escobar, the ruthless boss of the Medellin Cartel and a known terrorist who was also a congressman, a family man and revered by the poor as a new Robin Hood.

10 episodes

1x01 Descenso

  • Series Premiere

    2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Chilean drug chemist Cockroach brings his product to Colombian smuggler Pablo Escobar. DEA agent Steve Murphy joins the war on drugs in Bogota.

Communist radical group M-19 makes a move against the narcos, while Murphy gets an education in Colombian law enforcement from his new partner Peña.

1x03 The Men of Always

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Murphy encounters the depths of government corruption when he and Peña try to derail Escobar's political ambitions by proving he's a narco.

1x04 The Palace in Flames

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Despite a new extradition treaty, the U.S. puts more money into fighting communism, creating new challenges for Murphy and Peña in the hunt for Pablo.

1x05 There Will Be a Future

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Pablo's extreme methods put the narcos on the brink of war with Carillo and the government. Peña tries to protect his witness.

1x06 Explosivos

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Peña and Carillo close in on Gacha. Murphy tries to protect pro-extradition candidate Gaviria from a notorious assassin connected to Pablo.

1x07 You Will Cry Tears of Blood

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Pablo goes into hiding as the political tide turns against him, but he finds a way to strike back. Murphy and Peña finally get the CIA to help them.

1x08 La Gran Mentira

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

A tragic mistake forces the government to change tactics in the fight against Pablo. But Pablo faces bigger threats from inside his empire.

1x09 La Catedral

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

The hunt for Pablo seems to be over after he makes a deal with the government, but Murphy and Peña – and the Cali Cartel – have other plans.

1x10 Despegue

  • 2015-08-28T07:00:00Z — 57 mins

Pablo's activities in prison provoke the government into taking extreme action. Murphy and Peña face a situation of their own.