Season 3 picks up after the death of drug lord Pablo Escobar and the hunt for the Cali Cartel, which was the opposing cartel to Escobar.
Castro will play the series regular role of David Rodriguez, Miguel’s oldest son, although he is reluctant at first to take a leading role in the cartel structure, as his Uncle and Father are arrested, he must take over. Bishé will recur as Christina, an American woman who met her Colombian husband in college. But as her husband gets deeper involved in the cartel and things start to go badly for the people around them, she knows she needs to get her family out, so she turns to the US Embassy for help.
José Padilha, Eric Newman Doug Miro and Carlo Bernard executive produce the series, produced by Gaumont Television for Netflix.
Season 3 will premiere in 2017.