Narcos Mexico Season 3: Renewed or Canceled? Here is All You Need to Know

Narcos Mexico Season 3
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Last Updated on August 6, 2021 by MediaScrolls : Editorial Team

Narcos Mexico Season 3 is being created and co-produced by Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro, and Chris Brancato. This show which comes up on Netflix, focuses on a crucial point in the history of the war on narcotics. This is originally supposed to be the fourth season of the show. However, Netflix thought of making a spin-off series that dealt with exactly the same theme of the illegal trade of drugs.

The location has just been shifted from Colombia to Mexico. This new series in Mexico which has been running for the past two seasons gives a lot of details about the country’s dealings and involvements in the drug trade.

The story represents the time of the 1980s where it is based on the making and rise of the very famous Guadalajara Cartel. This was done under the leadership of the mafia Miguel Angel Felux Gallardo.

The show first began in November 2018 and has already released two of its seasons. Both these seasons have received a lot of critical acclaim and praise. The critics mentioned a lot of the reality that has been dealt with in the show and how nicely it has been portrayed.

The acting performances of Diego Lune and Michael Pena have also been given a lot of praise. The second season had a very shocking ending, so the fans and audience would definitely like to know more about Narcos Mexico Season 3.

Narcos Mexico Season 3 Renewal Status and Release Date: When Will It Arrive?

The Narcos Mexico Season 3 will arrive by mid of 2022. The second season of the show had released on the 13th of February, 2020, exclusively on Netflix. Season 2 came with ten episodes, and each episode ran for a span of 45 minutes to 69 minutes.

Narcos Mexico Season 3
The show is definitely happening.

Netflix has taken their own sweet time to bring in the Narcos Mexico Season 3. The time between the two seasons has been more than eight months. Netflix made the announcements about the third season on the 28th of October, 2020.

Another major change that will be noticed in this season is that Eric Newman is no longer playing his role as the showrunner. He has handed over his entire duty to Carlo Bernard, the co-creator of the show.

When the announcement was first made, the work was already on for the third season. One of the co-actors of the series, Luis Gerardo Mendez, has posted a picture saying that the work is finally over after a long time period of fourteen months.

He considers this journey with the team to be a dream come true. The entire filming procedure came to an end on the 21st of March, 2021. All the fans and viewers of the show can expect Narcos Mexico Season 3 to premiere sometime in the middle part of 2022.

 Narcos Mexico Season 3 Cast Details: Who are the actors we will see in the third season?

The cast will have some big changes in this new season. Let us talk about the bad news first, Diego Lune, the lead actor, will not return in his role of Felix Gallardo. Scoot McNairy will be returning in the role of Walt Breslin, the DEA Agent. Alejandro Edda will be playing the role of El Chapo Guzman.

Then we come to the Arellano Felix brothers; we will see Mayra Hermosillo, Manuel Masalva, and Alfonso Dosal will be playing the character of Benjamin.

Along with them, we will also see José María Yázpik in the role of Amado Carillo Fuentes, and Gorka Lasaosa playing the role of Hector Palma. They will all be having prominent roles in Narcos Mexico Season 3.

There will be a few of the new actors in the show as well. We will see Luis Gerardo Mendez, as Victor Tapia, a cop who has moved down the rabbit hole after committing some murders.

Then there is Alberto Guerra, who is playing the role of Ismael El Mayo Zambaba, an independent clever drug dealer. We then come to Luisa Rubino playing the role of Andrea Nunez, who is an ambitious journalist and invigilates the corruption happening.

We will be finding Alejandro Furth, Jose Zuniga, Lorenzo Ferro, Kristen Lee Gutoskie, Beau Mirchoff, and Diego Calva in several other roles.

 Narcos Mexico Season 3 Plot: What Can be the plot of Narcos Mexico Season 3?

In Narcos Mexico Season 2, we had all seen how the empire of Felix had slowly turned towards a cliff as his ambitions, and all his expenditures knew no bounds.

Several questionable decisions were taken after the death of Hector Palma’s better half. All these bring the question of whether Felix is any longer fit to run this big organization.

The creators try to bring in a fast-paced decision but deep down, all the viewers know that the reality is more brutal than the fictional part of things. Felix has a wish to get hold of the market in Colombia and then make a secure economic corridor between the United States and Mexico. But things start happening, which Felix had not expected.

Maria throws out Felix from the house, and he finally has to take a backseat. This leads to the plaza boss dividing into several fractions and hence formed the Juarez cartel, Sinaloa Cartel, and Tijuana Cartel. This is not just the end of mishaps for Felix.

He is soon arrested, and things start getting worse. However, a ray of hope can be found when Walt Breslin gets reassigned and confronts Felix, who is behind bars.

Narcos Mexico Season 3 shall dig further into the history of what will become the world’s largest empire of drugs under the command of El Chapo. We will also see Isabella Bautista being held by the cops after the Arellano Felix brothers gave them the order to do so.

There are chances that she will be taking up a big role in the third season. We will definitely be seeing the entire world going up in flames in a very short period of time.

Stay connected with MediaScrolls to know more about the Narcos Mexico Season 3. The precise release date has still not been mentioned as of now. In a few days’ time, we are sure that the release date will come out. And as we advance more towards the release date, there will be more news coming out about the show.

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