The first series of Narcos is available on Netflix – and it’s worth a look. It recounts the rise of Pablo Escobar from humble origins to the biggest drug dealer in the world. Historically informative but highly entertaining. A second series has just been commissioned so you should better get watching. But first, read the incredible story of Pablo Escobar. (gq-magazine.co.uk) 

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Escobar came from humble origins

Born December 1, 1949 in the city of Rionegro, Colombia. His father was a peasant farmer, his mother an elementary school teacher. Not exactly a life head start.

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