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El Chapo

El Chapo

Univision 2017

A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power of during the '90s and his ultimate downfall in 2016.

Warning: the following content contains spoilers!

The 10 Best Episodes of El Chapo

El Chapo - S3E13

#1 - Episode 13 (Season 3 - Episode 13)

Gunfights ensue as El Chapo tries desperately to avoid being captured and extradited. Don Sol's ambitions drive him to a dark place.

The episode was rated 7.89 from 177 votes.

El Chapo - S2E12

#2 - Episode 12 (Season 2 - Episode 12)

Joaquín Guzmán Loera talks 'La Muñeca' and 'Tony Tormenta' into working with him against Arturo Bernal Leyda and 'El Cano'. 'Don Sol' is seen as Mexican president.

The episode was rated 7.82 from 222 votes.

El Chapo - S3E2

#3 - Episode 2 (Season 3 - Episode 2)

Don Sol agrees to marry Berta to fulfill his political goals. Men of El Chapo confess to the US police that he was about to put a bomb in the embassy.

The episode was rated 7.73 from 176 votes.

El Chapo - S1E3

#4 - Episode 3 (Season 1 - Episode 3)

The Mexican government recruits Amado to help control the escalating violence. The Avendaño brothers cross a line.

The episode was rated 7.68 from 467 votes.

El Chapo - S3E8

#5 - Episode 8 (Season 3 - Episode 8)

An isolated El Chapo tries to build a friendship with a guard. Berta and Don Sol worry about their futures as a political scandal affects Prieto.

The episode was rated 7.67 from 158 votes.

El Chapo - S3E10

#6 - Episode 10 (Season 3 - Episode 10)

After seeing an interview in which a famous actress speaks favorably about him, El Chapo demands a meeting. Meanwhile, tunnel construction continues.

The episode was rated 7.61 from 158 votes.

El Chapo - S3E7

#7 - Episode 7 (Season 3 - Episode 7)

With the Mexican government turned against him, El Chapo gets cornered in Mazatlán. Berta becomes suspicious of Don Sol's love life.

The episode was rated 7.60 from 149 votes.

El Chapo - S2E3

#8 - Episode 3 (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Joaquín Guzmán Loera escapes the GAFES’s arrest and later convinces them of working with him. 'El Chapo' organizes 'La Federación' with the ultimate leaders of drug trafficking after the Avendaños's fall.

The episode was rated 7.60 from 253 votes.

El Chapo - S2E4

#9 - Episode 4 (Season 2 - Episode 4)

Joaquín Guzmán Loera set up a trap for Raciel Cárdenas in order to take over Nuevo Laredo after the arrest. 'El Chapo' and 'La Federación' started a war against 'El Cano' and the bloodthirsty army of 'Los Emes'.

The episode was rated 7.58 from 263 votes.

El Chapo - S1E5

#10 - Episode 5 (Season 1 - Episode 5)

The government offers a reward for the capture of El Chapo, and he is forced to go into hiding while making plans to flee the country.

The episode was rated 7.57 from 460 votes.

El Chapo - S3E3
#11 - Episode 3
Season 3 - Episode 3

El Chapo sends Elba to live in another house so no one will hurt her. Don Sol and El Chapo make an agreement to make the police believe that he is trying to catch him and that both can fulfill their plans.

The episode was rated from 172 votes.
El Chapo - S1E4
#12 - Episode 4
Season 1 - Episode 4

Ramón brings in a group of sicarios in a hunt for El Chapo. A mass shooting at an airport arouses suspicion and a prominent cardinal dies.

The episode was rated from 475 votes.
El Chapo - S2E9
#13 - Episode 9
Season 2 - Episode 9

Arturo Bernal Leyda acts as peacemaker between Joaquín Guzmán Loera and 'El Cano' and 'Chente'. 'El Chapo' betrays the two fundamental partners of 'La Federación' to get one of his sons out of jail.

The episode was rated from 236 votes.
El Chapo - S2E10
#14 - Episode 10
Season 2 - Episode 10

Joaquín Guzmán Loera orders the hunt of Arturo Bernal Leyda, who attacks him in his territory of Sinaloa with the help of 'El Cano' and 'Chente'. Nazario Moreno walks out of 'La Federación' after 'El Chapo's new war.

The episode was rated from 239 votes.
El Chapo - S3E12
#15 - Episode 12
Season 3 - Episode 12

El Chapo tells Vanessa how he thinks his Hollywood film should end. Don Sol investigates his wife to find something he can use to keep her in line.

The episode was rated from 167 votes.
El Chapo - S3E4
#16 - Episode 4
Season 3 - Episode 4

Isidoro leaves a message for El Chapo demanding him to defend his place, since he is determined to be his worst enemy. Elba tells El Chapo that she is expecting twins.

The episode was rated from 159 votes.
El Chapo - S2E11
#17 - Episode 11
Season 2 - Episode 11

Pain gets hold of Joaquín Guzmán Loera after the murder of his son, 'El Moreno', so he leaves Ismael in charge of the war. 'Don Sol' fears that 'El Cano', 'Chente' and Arturo Bernal Leyda might use 'El Chapo's weakness in their favor.

The episode was rated from 233 votes.
El Chapo - S2E7
#18 - Episode 7
Season 2 - Episode 7

Joaquín Guzmán Loera is the leader of a drug war sponsored by Felipe Alarcón and 'Don Sol' against 'El Cano', 'Los Emes' and 'Chente'. 'El Chapo' bribes the jury of a beauty pageant in order to make Elba Coronado the queen.

The episode was rated from 243 votes.
El Chapo - S3E6
#19 - Episode 6
Season 3 - Episode 6

Gov. Jorge del Toro is linked to the Sinaloa Cartel and the DEA puts pressure on Esteban Prieto and Don Sol to capture El Chapo.

The episode was rated from 152 votes.
El Chapo - S3E9
#20 - Episode 9
Season 3 - Episode 9

With El Chapo incarcerated, a power struggle occurs between Quino and Dámaso, with each man insisting he's the one in charge of the Sinaloa Cartel.

The episode was rated from 158 votes.

Last updated: sep 26, 2022



there are 9 episodes not 7. Rhe description of episode 5 corresponds to episode 7 and so on.


This is like budget Narcos


This series status must change to "Ended"!


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