Narco-Saints – Everything We Know About the Netflix series

September 3, 2022
Louie Fecou 0
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This article discusses the Netflix K-Drama series Narco-Saints and will cover the release date, premise, cast, trailer, and other details.

If you are one of the ever-growing audience for South Korean Netflix original productions, then Narco-Saints should be on your must-see list. An exciting and volatile crime drama, Narco-Saints looks set to be a gritty and explosive look at the underworld of drug lords and undercover secret ops.

Netflix K-Drama series Narco-Saints release date

Narco-Saints will be released globally on Netflix on September 9th, 2022.

How many episodes will Narco-Saints have?

There will be six episodes, and they will all be released on the day.

Narco-Saints premise

When the National Intelligence Service become aware of the operations of a drug lord operating out of South America, they need an agent on the inside to help them out, but who would possibly be able to infiltrate such a situation? Well, an ambitious entrepreneur with success and wealth on his mind looks to be the best candidate for the job, but can this civilian businessman cope with the operation, and what will be the cost?

Our opinion of the premise

A gritty violent underworld backdrop and an everyman being dropped into the madness sounds like a gripping premise to us, and from what we have seen, this looks set to be a no holds barred series. Although the story of civilian being engaged in a secret operation is an old one, when done properly, it can be a tense and exciting story, Narco-Saints looks set to be another hidden gem, and we are definitely going to check it out.

Production team

  • Director: Yoon Jong Bin.
  • Production companies: Moonlight Film and Perfect Storm Film.

Narco-Saints cast

  • Ha Jung Woo
  • Park Hae Soo
  • Yoo Yeon Seok
  • Hwang Jung Min
  • Jo Woo Jin

Is there a trailer for Narco-Saints?

Yes, there is, and pretty explosive it is, too, watch it here:

The trailer shows us the setup for the series and gives a small insight into what to expect from this show. It’s worth noting that according to the trailer this story is ” based on a true lie”, so you can make your own mind up about what that means.

What else do we know?

Star of Narco-Saints Park Hae Soo will be recognized from his role in Squid Game. Each episode looks to run at around 50 minutes. The show will also feature a special appearance from Chang Chen. The show is also known as The Accidental Narco. Most of the location filming was done in The Dominican Republic.

You can watch this series with a subscription to Netflix.