Queen of the South Wiki


Queen of the South Wiki
Queen of the South Wiki

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Queen of the South is an American crime drama television series created by M.A. Fortin and Joshua John Miller. The series premiered on June 23, 2016, on USA Network and is an adaptation of the telenovela La Reina del Sur, which airs on USA's sister network Telemundo, and in turn is an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte.

On September 6, 2016, USA Network renewed the series for a second season which premiered June 8, 2017. On August 10, 2017, USA renewed the series for a third season, which premiered on June 21, 2018. On October 1, 2018, it was announced that the USA Network had renewed the series for a fourth season which premiered on June 6, 2019. On August 29, 2019, the series was renewed for a fifth season. However, production on the fifth season was shut down on March 14, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Leading one of the world's most powerful drug cartels isn't a job – it's a lifestyle. Although Teresa hasn't ascended the throne yet, as she rises through the ranks under Camila she's getting a taste of Queenpin life in all its glory: glamorous and gritty, dangerous and decadent, infused with the flavors of Mexico and the bold spirit of Texas. Immerse yourself in the power, culture and style of her new world, where life is high–and so are the stakes.

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Seasons and Episodes[]

Season Episodes Originally aired
First aired Last aired
1. 13 June 23, 2016 September 15, 2016
2. 13 June 8, 2017 August 31, 2017
3. 13 June 21, 2018 September 13, 2018
4. 13 June 6, 2019 August 29, 2019
5. On going April 7,