The Lord of the Skies

Set in the 1990s, these are the life and times of Amado Carrillo Fuentes, a man who became the head of the Juárez cartel. Nicknamed “El Señor de los Cielos” (Lord of the Skies) because of the large fleet of airplanes he used to transport drugs, he was also known for washing more than $200 million through Colombia to finance his huge fleet. He is described as the most powerful drug trafficker of his time.

TitleThe Lord of the Skies
Original TitleEl señor de los cielos
First Air DateApril 15th, 2013
Last Air DateDecember 31st, 2019
GenresCrime, Drama, Soap
NetworkTelemundo
Production CompaniesCaracol Televisión, Telemundo Studios, Argos Comunicación
Number of Seasons7 Seasons
Number of Episodes611 Episodes
Plot Keywordsdrug trafficking, drug cartel, drug lord, telenovela, 1990s
Rafael Amaya
Rafael Amaya
Aurelio Casillas "El Señor de los Cielos"
Leonardo Daniel
Leonardo Daniel
Don Alfredo
Guillermo Quintanilla
Guillermo Quintanilla
Isidro Robles
Isabella Castillo
Isabella Castillo
Diana Ahumada
Ninel Conde
Ninel Conde
Evelina López
Danna García
Danna García
Violeta Estrella
Matías Novoa
Matías Novoa
Amado Casillas "El Águila Azul"
The Lord of the Skies