Best new Colombian TV Shows (2017 overview - TV & Netflix)

The Netflix-hit Narcos raises the question whether there’s more to Colombian cocain, or stories about Pablo Escobar. There is, it appears. Below you’ll find the best series from Colombia.
The Vore's TV staff selects the top best Colombian TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are César Augusto Acevedo, Camilo Cano & Gabriel Klement Colombia's best creators?

2017 releases - most anticipated titles to watch

El Commandante (10-1-2017 | RCN Televisión, Telemundo)

Controversial Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is the topic of the new Colombian/Venezuelan tv show called 'El Commandante'.
CreatorMoisés Naim
StarringStephanie Cayo, Andrés Parra, Jeannette Lehr, Andrea Marulanda
Similar tv showsNarcos
Themeshistorical, political,
CountryColombia Venezuela

Revancha (10-1-2017 )

StarringGuillermo Blanco, Jason Day & Maria Helena Doering

Best Colombian TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017 & 2016

Best Colombian TV series out on DVD, Bluray or VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  1. Escobar, El patrón del mal (Since 29-5-2012 , Season: 1 - Caracol Televisión)
  2. A series about the incredible story of Pablo Escobar.

    CreatorJuana Uribe, Camilo Cano & Gabriel Klement
    StarringAndrés Parra, Leonardo Acosta & Jimmy Vasquez
    Similar tv showsEl Cartel de los Sapos, Narcos, El Senor de los Cielos
    Themesdrugs, biographical, crime,
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  3. El Senor de los Cielos (Since 26-5-2014 , Season: 4 - Telemundo)
  4. Aurelio Casillas, a Mexican drug trafficker, his picture is taken and published, which becomes a great obstacle in his pursuit for richness.

    CreatorLuis Zelkowicz
    StarringRafael Amaya, Fernanda Castillo & Carmen Villalobos
    Similar tv showsEl Cartel de los Sapos, Club de Cuervos
    Themesdrugs, action, crime,
    Keywordsbiographical, realistic,
    CountryColombia Mexico United States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  5. Maria Full of Grace (Since 18-1-2004 )

  6. CreatorJoshua Marston
    StarringCatalina Sandino Moreno, Guilied Lopez & Orlando Tobón
    Themesdrugs, crime, drama,
    CountryColombia Ecuador United States
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  7. Contracorriente (Since 16-4-2010 )

    CreatorJavier Fuentes-León
    StarringCristian Mercado, Tatiana Astengo & Manolo Cardona
    Themeslove, drama, romance,
    CountryColombia France Germany Peru
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

Colombia country statistics

Country popularity
Country ranking#25
Familiar facesCristian Mercado, Tatiana Astengo & Manolo Cardona
Trending showsLady, La Vendedora de Rosas, El Senor de los Cielos & Escobar, El patrón del mal
Amount of country shows per year from 2010 to 2017

8 Colombian TV series scheduled for release this year.

More and more Colombian productions are surfacing, mainly with the US for Latin Audiences in the US.