Queen of the South Season 5 Preview
The final season of “Queen of the South” will close the story of Teresa Mendoza (Alice Braga) with the last 10 episodes, culminating in the series finale on June 9th.
According to the US press release, the final season will follow Mendoza as she is “forced to flee the Mexican cartel and seek refuge in America” and her “eventual takeover of her own drug-trafficking empire.”
“We couldn’t be more proud of our entire cast and crew joining us on this wonderful journey,” executive producers Dailyn Rodriguez, Ben Lobato and David Friendly said in a statement. “Queen of the South” started shooting in Mexico City, took us to faraway places like Malta and Colombia and finally landed in New Orleans. We can’t wait to share the explosive final season with our devoted fans. And of course we couldn’t have made this show without the talented and tireless Alice Braga, who brought our queen to life. ”
“For five incredible seasons, ‘Queen of the South’ has captivated us with brilliant stories and bold, powerful characters,” added Frances Berwick, Chairman, Entertainment Networks. “This series broke the boundaries of the genre, and we are so grateful to have had the opportunity to work with this incredible team of creators, cast and crew along with our studio partners at 20th Television and UCP. As we close this final chapter, we look forward to a great season culminating in a finale that will give our fans the ending they deserve. ”
The season five premiere is titled “Fantasmas,” and the description teases, “Teresa wants to expand her business in New York City while James proves his loyalty to Teresa.”
On April 14 comes ‘Me Llevo Manhattan’, the description of which teases: ‘With mounting tensions, Teresa organizes a sit-down in New York between the Dominicans and the Russians.’
“Queen of the South” airs Wednesdays at 10pm ET / PT in the US.
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