Netflix scheduled Narcos Season 2 premiere date

The release date for Narcos Season 2 — September 02, 2016

This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of Narcos Season 2 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. Netflix has scheduled the premiere date for a new season for September 02, 2016.

Basic info and storyline

Narcos is a new American crime drama and Netflix original series that stars Brazil’s top film actor Wagner Moura, as Pablo Escobar. Created by Chris Brancato, Eric Newman and Carlo Bernard, season 1 debuted on Netflix on August 28, 2015. So successful was the drug-fueled period drama that follow’s Colombia’s cocaine kingpin, the renewal for season 2 has already been announced.

The series starts Moura as Escobar, and Boyd Holbrook and Pedro Pascal as the DEA agents, offering a dueling perspective of the 1980s drug trade business. The 10 episode first season was filmed in Colombia and brought back to life the most famous drug trafficker turned politician. Narcos also brings viewers up close and personal with the notorious Escobar in a way unlike ever before, with chilling portraits of sophisticated criminality and official corruption.

Season 1 reviews have been extremely positive, generating lots of buzz and publicity in just a few short months. The glitz and glamor, combined with steady ratings helped the show receive a green light for another season.

Narcos has been renewed for season 2, which is currently slated to return to Netflix sometime in 2016. Viewers will have to hold on tight, and possibly binge watch season 1 again over the holidays, before an official release date is announced.

Latest news

UPDATED June 13, 2016: No one was surprised when Narcos got renewed for another round last September. In fact, it was probably the fastest renewal commitment the streaming giant has ever made with regards to any of its original television series. Since then, the critically-acclaimed and internationally praised crime drama series has collected even more accolades, including two 2016 Golden Globe Award nominations. It also boasts a sky-high approval rating on IMDb of 9 out of 10. Finally, the company has unveiled the premiere date for a highly-anticipated second season of the biographical drama. It will be made available globally to Netflix members on September 2, 2016 at 12:01am PST and will include ten one-hour episodes.

Narcos season 2 trailer

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