Game of Thrones' Pedro Pascal Will Headline Netlfix's Drug Drama Narcos

By sadiegennis

Jun 06, 2014

From Dorne/Westeros to Colombia! Pedro Pascal will follow up his mind-blowing performance as Game of Thrones' Oberyn Martell with a leading role in Netflix's upcoming drug drama Narcosaccording to Variety.

The based-on-a-true-story series will star Pascal as Mexican DEA agent Javier Peña, who travels to the South American country on a U.S. mission to capture and kill cocaine kingpin Pablo Escobar (Wagner Moura). Narcos currently has a 10-episode order and is slated for a 2015 premiere.

This is not the first time Pascal will carry a badge for a role: The actor's resume also includes special agent credits on Graceland and The Mentalist.



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  • MarkGleason0 Jun 10, 2014

    his the only reason im watching narcos

  • agarres Jun 07, 2014

    will he get to wield spear? That was assume!!

  • mad-pac Jun 07, 2014

    Thanks for the information and it would be nice to see Wagner Moura on a show, even if he's playing a Colombian.

    But you could of spelled Columbia proper.

  • MarlboroMagpi Jun 07, 2014

    After his good performance on GOT, many will at least watch the pilot.

    I did not remember him in Graceland. Is he a regular ?

  • therealdavidn1 Jun 07, 2014

    Fantastic - narcos will def be on my list to watch! Dissapointed that we wont be seeing the fantastic oberyn martell again but hopefully pedro brings his new character to life in the same way!

  • akyag Jun 07, 2014

    He is in "The Mentalist" and was in "Graceland" too.. I guess nobody watches those shows?

  • JackSaat Jun 07, 2014

    It will help people recover from the lost maybe :)

  • KateSullivan Jun 07, 2014

    Thanks for the Graceland reminder it was driving me nuts where I knew him from all season. I imagine I will be reminded again next week as Briggs will probably be having flashbacks of killing Juan.

  • auraeulogia Jun 07, 2014

    Indeed a long way ;from Westeros to Columbia ;from Columbia to COLOMBIA.

  • auraeulogia Jun 07, 2014

    Pena;Penna o Peña?
    Who knows or cares?

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