'Queen Of The South' Series: Watch Veronica Falcon Confront Alice Braga In Episode 2 [EXCLUSIVE]

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Watch an exclusive scene from "Queen of the South" new episode two ahead of premiere on USA Network! USA Network / Queen of the South

"Queen of the South" was off the a great start with its premiere on June 23rd on USA Network. The 13-episodes series, which is an adaptation of the popular Telemundo novela "La Reina del Sur" starring Kate del Castillo, tells the story of Teresa Mendoza, a young girl from Jalisco, Mexico, who goes from being a woman who has nothing to becoming a wealthy queenpin.

We don't want to spoil the series, but we can tell you that in her journey, Mendoza, portrayed by Brazilian actress Alice Braga, learns from the best and a powerful woman called Camila Vargas, portrayed by Mexican actress Veronica Falcon

In the show's second episode titled "Cuarenta Minutos," Teresa has to prove her worth to Camila. Meanwhile, Epifanio (Joaquim de Almeida) gets closer in his hunt for Teresa. Back in Mexico, Brenda (Justina Machado), desperately tries to find Teresa and hide from the cartel.

Latin Times gives its readers and "QOTS" fans an exclusive preview of the new episode just around the corner, where Camila confronts Teresa and makes it known that she will put her to the test in Dallas. Watch the exclusive scene below.

"Cuarenta Minutos" Episode 2 Description: Still reeling from the loss of Güero’s (Jon Ecker) and her escape to America, Teresa (Alice Braga) has to fend for herself and avoids being forced into prostitution by proving her worth to Camila (Verónica Falcón).  Epifanio’s (Joaquim de Almeida) hunt for Teresa leads him to contact Camila.  Meanwhile, in Mexico, Brenda (Justina Machado), desperately tries to contact Teresa as she and Tony (Adolfo Alvarez) evade Epifanio’s hit men.

"Queen of the South," starring Braga, Falcón, Machado, Gerardo Taracena, Hemky Madera, Peter Gadiot, with gues stars de Almeida, Miguel Perez, Caitlin Leahy, Adolfo Alvarez, Mark Consuelos, and Lobo Sebastian, will air its second episode "Cuarenta Minutos" at 10 p.m. ET on Thursday, June 30 on USA Network.

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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