Shortly after the Netflix series ‘Narcos’, produced by Gaumont for the platform, was acquired by Pluto TV for it to be broadcasted in the US, Canal 1 reported that it has acquired the series to be aired on FTA TV. As detailed, the series will premiere on the Colombian channel today, and will be broadcast from Monday to Friday.
‘Canal 1 brings to all Colombians, once again, the opportunity to enjoy a successful and high-quality production, which mixes fiction with reality to tell a dramatic story, which will catch viewers from scratch’, said Ana Maria Olaya, Programming, Promotions and Digital Content Manager at Canal 1.
‘Narcos’ is a Gaumont production for Netflix. In addition, in Latin America, the series has also been aired on pay TV, through the A&E channel. The series is starred by the Chilean actor Pedro Pascal; US Boyd Holbrook; Brazilian Wagner Moura; and Colombian Juan Pablo Raba. The series was released on Netflix with three seasons. In 2017, it was awarded as the best drama series and the best acting ensemble at the Fenix Awards in Mexico.