Narcos Season 4: When will season 4 of Netflix series Narcos release? Has the network made any date official? Or the news is a plain rumor? Let’s check out in detail along with its cast, plot, trailer, and all news and updates so far. Maybe. Narcos S4 is in the list of pending hit series. But why so? The cause can be the death of location scout, Carlos Munoz Portal.
Portal was shot and found dead in his car like any character in the series itself. The 37-year-old died in Mexico while he was searching for the perfect locations to shoot the new season of the show. Pedro Pascal who plays Javier Pena called his death, a tragic accident and added that the show will only continue if it’s safe.
Narcos Season 4 Release Date: When Will It Come Out?
Actually, there isn’t any full stop placed on the Narcos series. Yes, Netflix has already officially renewed it for season 4. Currently, the death of location manager, Carlos Munoz Portal has put the casting team into the state of confusion. If the filming of season4 goes on, the premiere would probably take place in September 2018 following the history.
July 2018 Update: Production has already started and filming is underway in Mexico City. The stars Michael Pena and Diego Luna have moved from Colombia to Mexico. However, Netflix hasn’t stated anything about the release.
Narcos Season 4 Plot: What Would Happen?
The crime thriller will be resumed and new happenings would be surrounded by the environment of Narcos. Probably, there would be a new drug cartel to see, if it’s a reboot, along with a new team of DEA agents.
The third installment ended with one cliffhanger note where Javier Pena caught the four Cali godfathers and put them behind bars. During the process, he got to see the real depths of Colombia’s corrupt state.
Further, he got to know that the Cali godfathers had put their money to control the Colombian government. They bribed the government and invested their money into the President Ernesto Samper’s campaign. Also, this was done under the nose of the US Ambassador and the CIA.
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He was asked a question if he would like to go to Mexico and continue his fight against drugs. Without answering, Pena submitted his resignation and returned home, Texas. In the final scenes, he was featured with his father and watched a boat full of smugglers bringing cocaine in the US.
Pena’s father said to him that he would count 20 passing through just by standing there or would he like to go to Mexico. Pena replied that he has done enough and now, he is through.
The showrunner, Eric Newman agreed with Pena’s statement. He said that fans can believe Pena’s words as he won’t return for Narcos season 4 and the action will now move to Mexico in the upcoming installment.
Some predictions about the villain’s role in season 4 are out which points towards Sinaloa kingpin- Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman. During his prime time, Forbes mentioned Guzman as the 10th richest man in Mexico with a net worth of $1 billion. He was referred to as the biggest drug lord of all time. His notorious activities started coming into the limelight in the late 1980s.
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Eventually, the authorities caught and imprisoned him in 1993 for murder and drug trafficking charges. 8 years down the line, he got successful in escaping the prison until 2014 when he was reimprisoned.
He fleed the jail again in July 2015. After six months, he was captured for the third time in January 2016. Juarez Cartel will be the future episodes’ subject (in Narcos season 4) as told by Pêpê Rapazote who played Chepe Santacruz Londoño in s3.
The show may even go back in time to reflect the early days of Mexican cartels. It would also focus on Amado Carrillo Fuentes.
Narcos Season 4 Trailer
Not released yet. There are fresh rumors that the production will now move to Colombia where it was originally filmed.
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