Whether on open or closed TV, whether national or around the world, everyone has watched a soap opera. If you are one of those who not only killed your curiosity and are still addicted to this type of content, know that Netflix has a catalog of series that is very similar to the dramaturgical plots of soap operas that we see around. So call the guys and check out this list of Netflix novel series.
The Queen of Traffic (2011), Roberto Stopello
Drug and narcotics trafficking is a scenario well addressed in Brazilian productions, but we are now talking about a Spanish series that has all these elements to present an interesting dramaturgy. “A Rainha do Tráfico” follows the story of Teresa, girlfriend of a powerful and still rising Mexican drug lord. After losing him in death, she discovers that she too is being hunted and must flee for her own life. With three seasons to go, she follows the epic journey of survival that will transform her into a queen of crime.
Watch on Netflix ⭐ The Queen of Traffic
La Reina del Flow (2018), Juan Fernando Pérez
With a theme that involves wrong decisions and other injustices, “La Reina del Flow”, a Colombian series follows the drama of Yeimy Montoya, a woman who was arrested for a crime she did not commit. After a major twist covered in two seasons, she gets the chance to work for the police and finally destroy the one who framed her.
Watch on Netflix ⭐ La Reina del Flow
Malverde, El Santo Patron (2021), Luis Zelkowicz
Based on a true story, the American series “Malverde, El Santo Patron”, which can also be translated as the “Patron Saint”, follows the story of a Mexican who became a legend for defending the other people of his time against the terrors of war and famine. We can say that the story has a certain inspiration from Robin Hood, who spares no effort to help the less fortunate. The series has excellent cinematography and has a single season of a total of 80 episodes – perfect for those who like a historical soap opera.
Watch on Netflix ⭐ Malverde, El Santo Patron
Loving and Living (2020), Nubia Barreto
For those who like a more story light, “Amar e Viver” tells the story of Irene, lead singer of a group that usually performs in a market in Bogotá. She meets a mechanic from the countryside who tries his luck in the capital and together they decide to make their dreams come true. However, to stay together, the two will have to face many obstacles, including organized crime. With a single season, the series has a total of 69 episodes so far.
Watch on Netflix ⭐ Love and Live
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