“Distrito Salvaje”, a new Colombian Netflix Original, has started principal photography in Colombia. The show was created by Cristian Conti (“7 Años”) and stars Juan Pablo Raba (“Narcos”, “7 Años”), Cristina Umaña (“Narcos”, “Sala de Urgencias”) and Camila Sodi (“Luis Miguel La Serie”). The 10-episode series will be available on Netflix in The Americas later in 2018.
Distrito Salvaje follows Jhon Jeiver (Juan Pablo Raba), a lethal guerrilla fighter who escapes the jungle after the signing of the Colombian Peace Agreements. He arrives in Bogotá escaping from his past, and tries to reinsert himself in society while looking to reconnect with his long lost family. But he soon finds himself wrapped in a web of crime and corruption, struggling to understand the ways of the concrete jungle, protect his family from his past, and faced with the moral dilemma of choosing what side of the law he wants to be on.