Netflix Speaking Spanish? 20 TV Shows With Latin Flavor You Can't Miss On Streaming Service

U.S. Netflix Members Will Be Able to Enjoy an Expanded Selection of Spanish-Language Titles Beginning in June. Courtesy

Netflix is becoming a happier place for Latinos living in the U.S.  The streaming service, home of some of the latest movies and popular TV shows, is now expanding its Spanish-language content.  In addition to some of the foreign and cine Latino films it offers, Netflix will release new titles as of June.  

News made the rounds that the Internet television network will premiere the outrageous original Spanish-language series, "Club de Cuervos,"  from Mexican filmmaker Gaz Alazraki, in all Netflix territories on August 7, 2015.  In addition, it will offer a more robust selection of Hispanic titles to its U.S. members, ranging from tele-series and novelas, to kids shows, comedies, documentaries and movies as a result of expanded partnerships with leading broadcasters Univision, UniMas, Telemundo and others. 

“Generations have loved shows like 'El Chavo' and we are confident that they will enjoy recent titles like 'La Dictadura Perfecta' as well as the latest addition to our originals slate, 'Club de Cuervos,'” said Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer at Netflix. “We’re thrilled to be working with Univision and Telemundo as well as a range of amazing Latin American content creators to enrich our Hispanic content mix in the U.S., allowing families to watch some of their favorite shows together when and how they want.”

With that said, here are 20 shows you can't miss once they hit Netflix!  
***There's many more titles not mentioned on the list***

  • "El Chapulín Colorado"
  • "Teresa"
  • "Rebelde"
  • "María La Del Barrio"
  • "La Usurpadora"
  • "Rubi"
  • "El Señor de los Cielos"
  • "La Reina del Sur"
  • "La Viuda Negra"
  • "Dueños del Paraiso"
  • "Señora Acero"
  • "Los Héroes Del Norte"
  • "El Cartel"
  • "El Cartel 2"
  • "Pablo Escobar"
  • "El Patrón del Mal"
  • "Operación Jaque"
  • "La Prepago"
  • "Los Caballeros las Prefieren Brutas"
  • US Hispanic version of "El Clon"
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Jessica Lucia Roiz

Jessica L. Roiz is a Miami-based bilingual journalist of Nicaraguan descent. In addition to Latin Times, she's published in VOXXI, The Miami Herald, Huffington Post, La Opinion, El Nuevo Herald, The Latin Kitchen and more. With over 10-years experience in digital media, she's nothing but passionate and creative with her work. When she's not writing or editing videos, she can be found listening to rock en Español, dancing bachata, reading Paulo Coelho, missing Selena Quintanilla or relaxing in Nicaragua. She's also the founder of ALoNica con la Roiz and PulsoPOP