Narcos: Mexico premiered on December 5, 2018, as the fourth season of the series Narcos which followed the illegal drug dealing endeavors set in Colombia.
Due to the series grand success, it became a companion series and was renewed by Netflix and the second season premiered on 13 February 2020.
The series follows the war of drugs in Mexico. Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo is the kingpin of the drug trade in Mexico. When Kiki Camarena, an unassuming DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) enters the scene, he soon realizes that the network of the drug dealers is way bigger than they expected.
By the end of the first season, Gallardo killed Kiki Camarena. This turns out to be a very bad decision as it infuriates the DEA leading to a much stricter search operation led by Walt Berlin.
The second season follows the fall of the Gallardo empire. Friendships are broken, allies become (Watch the season 2 trailer-).
Felix is arrested and continues his business from jail. But he is later moved into a more secure cell and is forced to stop. The second season ends with a powerful monologue by Diego Luna, the actor who played Gallardo.
Will there be a season 3?
The series has an IMDb score of 8.4/10 and a 93% average audience score in Rotten Tomatoes. With such a whopping success, we can be sure that the show will be renewed. Though there has not been an official announcement about the renewal of the show yet, Newman has also confirmed its continuation in his interview with The Hollywood Reporter.
Narcos: Mexico Season 3 Release Date
Narcos: Mexico Season 1 was released on November 16, 2018, and the next season was released on 13 February 2020. So there was a 15-month gap between them. So we can expect the release of the next season at the earliest by May 2021.
But we can not be too sure considering the difficulties caused by the coronavirus pandemic. We can assure you that the show will be released by 2022.
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