The Bandeirantes Group will premiere the first season of Telemundo‘s super series El Señor de los Cielos (The Lord of the Skies) on its Rede Bandeirantes (Band) channel in Brazil, beginning March 29, 2018. El Señor will be the first Telemundo Super Series to broadcast on free TV in Brazil. The fictional drama follows Aurelio Casillas, who is based on the real Mexican drug trafficker, Amado Carrillo Fuentes. The ambitious Casillas wants to overthrow Pablo Escobar’s rule of the drug trafficking operations in the region. NBCUniversal International Distribution handles the distribution for the Telemundo series.