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Series / Prófugos

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Prófugos ("Fugitives") is a HBO Latin American original series filmed and located in Chile by Chilean actors. The series is about a group of men who are involved in a failed drug operation that forcing them to escape from police and the rival drug sellers.

The series had a successful reception and started a second season in September 2013. In 2014, one of the main actors confirmed a third season is on the way.

[Profugos] contains examples of:

  • Action Girl: Kika Ferragut and Irma and Laura by the first season finale.
  • Alliterative Name: Mario Moreno.
  • Anyone Can Die: Several dies in the course of season one, including one of the protagonist, Salamanca.
  • Ascended Extra: Francisco Melo's characters appears briefly in season one like the president of a political party. In season two he is the President of Chile and plays a major plotline.
  • Badass Family: The Ferraguts.
  • The Cartel: The four main protagonists were hired by the Ferragut cartel, led by Kika Ferragut. This cartel has a rivalry with the Aguilera cartel.
  • Cold-Blooded Torture}: Moreno loves this. Especially shocking was the episode when he tortured to el Chele, in a revenge for his wife's murderer.
  • Cruel and Unusual Death: Seen in various of the characters in the series.
  • Everyone Has Standards: Inversion when Moreno tried to kill el Chele's daughter.
  • Fugitive Arc: The whole series. It's right there on the title.
  • The Most Wanted: As the title says, wanted from the police as the mobs for equal.