Bad Lip Reading takes on the kingpins of ‘Narcos’

Screenshot via Bad Lip Reading/YouTube


The last time we checked in with Bad Lip Reading, the YouTube channel was interpreting Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather’s pre-fight hyping, but in its latest video we’re being taken on a journey to Colombia.

In an extended trailer for Netflix‘s drama Narcos, Wagner Moura plays an actor hired to impersonate Pablo Escobar to his loved ones, his business partners—you name it. And it seems to be working!

It’s like Inception but with streaming TV shows about drug cartels:

Narcos season 3 premiered Sept. 1.

Christine Friar

Christine Friar

Christine Friar is a writer and editor in New York who focuses on streaming entertainment and internet culture. Her work has appeared in the Awl, the Fader, New York Magazine, Paper Magazine, Vogue, Elle, and more.