Our Favorite Game of Thrones Lover and Fighter Is Headed to Netflix
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Our Favorite 'Game of Thrones' Lover and Fighter Is Headed to Netflix

By Cindy Davis | Trade News | June 7, 2014 | Comments ()


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Your Netflix subscription just got ten times hotter, *and* it looks as if we haven’t heard the last of the Red Viper’s hot (fake!) accent. Pedro Pascal just Narcos, a ten episode series about notorious Colombian drug lord and cocaine trafficker, Pablo Escobar (Wagner Moura [Elysium, Elite Squad]). Directed by Jose Padilha (Robocop [2014], Elite Squad: The Enemy Within) and written by Hannibal’s Chris Brancato, Narcos sets out to “…tell the true story of how cocaine became such a huge problem in the U.S. and Europe - and how it all started here in MedellĂ­n.” Pascal will play Mexican DEA agent Javier Pena, sent by the United States to capture and kill Escobar.

So basically, Pascal WILL BE OUR “JUST SAY NO TO DRUGS” CHAMPION.

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Narco begins filming in Colombia shortly, and is expected to debut in 2015.

Cindy Davis, (Twitter) may have fainted from excitement.



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