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

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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his the only reason im watching narcos
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will he get to wield spear? That was assume!!
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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.
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After his good performance on GOT, many will at least watch the pilot.

I did not remember him in Graceland. Is he a regular ?
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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!
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He is in "The Mentalist" and was in "Graceland" too.. I guess nobody watches those shows?
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It will help people recover from the lost maybe :)
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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.
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Indeed a long way ;from Westeros to Columbia ;from Columbia to COLOMBIA.
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Pena;Penna o Peña?
Who knows or cares?
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C.O.LOoOooooMBIA not Columbia.I agree with remediosbuendia.
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And the Capitol of Columbia is Bogutá, although that peace of information doesn't effect anything that's bean sad.
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you're right.
hahahahaha
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It would be polite to the Special Agent in Charge to spell his last name Peña.
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In the fourth paragraph, even the DEA spells his name Pena. Obvious typo, but stil...
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From the very first scene as the VIPER this guy just stole the show amongst an entire cast of amazing talent that is saying something
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Huh, I suddenly became interested in this show.
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Yes. Holy shit. I can't wait.
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This sounds great! If you don't mind, could you please fix something? It's Colombia, not Columbia. Thanks!
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I thought he went to D.C. or Disctrict of Colombia...
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To be fair, the worst of the drug problem in the United States is in D.C. That's where I'd send the Feds.
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Maybe he's travelling to South Carolina?
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Ah, that would explain why it took them so long to catch Escobar! ;)
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awesome. maybe narcos will be the first netflix series I have an interest in, though it would probably have to beat out the marvel series in release for that to be the case.

also, mexico is a north american country.
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Indeed it is, but the country Peña travels to is Colombia, not Mexico.
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yeah I had re-read the blurb and caught that it said something about columbia and then deleted my comment. apparently the deletion didn't take.
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